5. GLOW 'N THE DARK
CURLY CAT TOY
Sally, a 14-year old Abyssinian-mix, is
active, friendly and curious by nature. So it's no surprise
she literally pounced on the Glo 'N The Dark Curly
Cat Toy from Vee
toy features an 18-inch clear wand from which springy
nylon fibers dangle and dance to yourcat's delight. And
as its name implies, the tips of the fibers glow in the
dark afterbeing held up to a strong light source. The
idea is to stimulate how a cat would hunt in the wild,
much of which takes place in low light, at dusk or dawn.
philosophy certainly seemed to appeal to Sally."She
was very curious at first. She loves most toys that are
interactive with me," says owner ChrisMuzyka of Laguna
Hills, Calif., a sales representative for CATS USA and Kittens USA.
"As long as I teased her with it, she continued to
play. I brought it out several times over the weekend
and she was still interested."
For safety, the toy should be played with
in low light, not total darkness, recommends its manufacturer