There are simple scratching posts with absolutely no color or spunk. However, you can always find a fun scratching post that will give your cat a bright atmosphere to not only scratch, but to play on. Cats love things with strings so what better scratching post to get than one with a toy on a string attached to it. You might not even see your cat eat if they have a scratching post like this one. They will find the perfect position to lay in too if they fall in love with this scratching post. You will see them scratching, playing, and sleeping. This will be their every day routine with a 5 minute eating break.