7 creative ways to hide cat litter trays

Camouflage your cat’s toilet with these awesome designs

Every cat owner will understand the struggles of the cat litter tray.

Where do you put a bulky, plastic tub? Where are your guests not going to see your kitten going about his business? And where is your cantankerous cat happy to pee, most importantly?

We think we may have found a solution to your tray troubles with these amazing designs. From homemade habitats to fancy flowerpots, with these amazing designs you'll never have to worry about the constant scratching and scraping in the litter tray again.

White wicker hut

cat litter tray

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Available at Amazon

This trellis wonder is the perfect spot for a litter tray.
It gives your cat a piece of privacy whilst not peeing in pitch black and the top shelf makes space to store cat bits and bobs.

Flower power pot

flower pot cat litter tray

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Available at Amazon

The ultimate cat litter tray, we think you'll agree. Face the opening inwards so guests will never know it's a toilet and the beautiful plant on top is the best camouflage of both sight and smell...

Catcave carving

cat cave carving litter tray

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If you have a small cupboard or barren spot under the stairs then cut a little entrance in the woodwork to allow your cat to take himself off whenever nature calls. A fun entrance shape like this marks your cat's territory.

Doll it up

doll house cat litter tray

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Available at Petnap

If you live with a little princess who won't use the potty outside then this beautiful doll's house is just for them. Furnished and finished in a high gloss paint, guests will think this is a child's toy, not a litter tray.

Pull the curtain over

curtain cat litter box

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Hide the litter tray under a simple side table by covering it with a curtain. Simply loop a piece of material beneath the table top and allow it to hang down. You can even create a little entrance by hooking part of it open.

Play with the design

sheltered cat litter house

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Available at Zooplus

Fun playpens like this are always available for pets online.
Although the sheltered space underneath is often used as a bedding area, you can easily add a litter tray.

Disguise the furniture

cat litter box

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Make a little entrance in the base of a piece of furniture such as this laundry basket to camouflage its real purpose. Your bathroom is also a good place to hide a tray from guests and becomes the cat's own en suite.

Holly Walsh
Content Editor

Holly Walsh has been Content Editor at Ideal Home since 2021, but joined the brand back in 2015. With a background of studies in Interior Design, her career in interior journalism was a no-brainer and her passion for decorating homes is still as strong as it ever was. While Holly has written for most of the home titles at Future, including Livingetc, Country Homes & Interiors, Homes and Gardens and Style at Home, Ideal Home has always been her ideal home, and she can be found sharing her expertise and advice across both the printed magazine and the website too.