Keeping a Cat Tree from Tipping Over?

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The base on some cat trees is insufficient in size and weight to prevent tipping. Below we have some permanent and temporary fixes for this issue.
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March 16, 2018

Our cats weight 17 and 15 lbs. Any ideals on how to keep the cat tree from falling over?

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You could attach it to a weighted base

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If it has a ledge at the bottom, weight it down with several large rocks.

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depending on your living arrangement, you may opt to attach it to the flooring via really long nails, or screws. Or get some 2 by 4's and attach them to the base and attach these to the ground.

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if you don't want to permanently naiil something to your floor (understandable) you can attach weights to the 2 by 4 boards.

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I had that problem in the past. I used to arrange my workout dumbells around the base. Worked great.

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