12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for your Pets

As you will know by now, you can hack absolutely pretty much anything that is from IKEA.  Taking an already great piece from IKEA you can turn it into something far more amazing.

Hacks for your pets are therefore no exception. You can hack IKEA pieces to create beds, litter boxes and more for your cats and dogs.

So here are 12 perfect IKEA hacks for your pets. Or perhaps I should say 12 purrfect IKEA hacks for your pets!

 

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

 

DIY Modern Pet Food Stand

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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Pet food stands are so handy, but it can be hard to find one with a nice design. 

This DIY pet food stand is an easy DIY, a fun weekend project, and has a lovely modern design. Get the tutorial here from Almost Makes Perfect.

 

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Dresser Dog Bed

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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If you need a bed for your dog, but don’t like it to stand out too much, and take up too much room in your home, this IKEA hack is just what you need.

This DIY dog bed dresser does require a little bit of work. But it would be the perfect weekend project to take on! 

The end result is a remarkable piece of furniture for both you and your dog! (you could of course also make it for your cat too!).

See the DIY tutorial right here from Our House Now a Home

 

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DIY Cat Scratching Board

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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Cats love, and need, their scratching boards! This clever IKEA hack from My Attic makes a fantastic cat scratching board.

 

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Cat Litter Box Cabinet Hack

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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Does your cat’s litterbox drive you crazy in your home? Always there, showing itself to you and your guests?  

You hate the look of that litterbox, but your cat needs it!

But this clever IKEA hack will hide that litterbox away in a cabinet. So you don’t have to keep looking at it, and your guests don’t either!

 

Dog Toy Box

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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Does your dog (or cat) have so many toys that they are all over your home?  Enter this DIY storage crate for your dogs toys!

This hack uses the IKEA Knagglig crate, and with some clever adaptations, is turned into the perfect pet toy storage crate!   See the DIY tutorial here from Hester’s Handmade Home.

 

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Dog Crate Bedside Table

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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If your dog needs to sleep close by you at night, but you hate the sight of that big ugly crate, this is the perfect DIY IKEA Hack!

When my dog was a puppy I actually had to sleep on the floor next to his crate, with my hand inside, as he was so upset at night! 

I could have really used this DIY hack!  See the complete tutorial here from IKEA Hackers.

 

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Secret Cat Litter Box

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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Here is another clever way to hide away that nasty cat litter tray!

There is a little cat door in the side of this cabinet, so your cat can enter and do what it needs to do.

When it is time to clean it all out, just open the cabinet doors! See the complete hack right here!

 

DIY Dog Steps

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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These dog steps are ideal if your dog has trouble getting up on your couch or bed.  

Give them a helping hand with this easy and fun IKEA Dog Step hack!

 

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Cat Table Hammock

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

Photo Credit: My Attic

 

This is a clever hack that creates a cat hammock within a coffee or side table!  Cats love hammocks, and this one is strategically placed, so your cat can hang out with you while you are watching TV etc!  You can get the complete DIY right here from My Attic.

 

Mess Proof Food Bar

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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I know so many dog owners who need this item!  If your dog constantly makes a mess of his food and water (hands up!), this clever IKEA hack using the Faktum cabinet is for you!

 

Top Entrance Litter Box

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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This is another clever IKEA hack from IKEA Hackers. This top entrance littler box uses the Sortera box.

Cats love getting inside boxes, and what better than a box that is also their litter tray to climb inside. You can see the complete tutorial here from IKEA Hackers.

 

Modern Cat Bed

12 Perfect IKEA Hacks for Pets. Perfect IKEA hacks especially for your pets

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This hack for a cat bed uses the IKEA Expedit wall shelf. It makes a modern, far more attractive, cat bed.  You can see the full DIY tutorial for this hack right here.

 

IKEA Hacks can be for every part of your home, and your life. That includes your pets! These 12 perfect and clever IKEA hacks for your pets make ideal DIY projects, and the outcome will be amazing for your home (and your pets!).

 

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