Spinner Wand for Cats

Go cat fishing with your own heavy duty wand for use with cat spinner toys.
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A few tugs to the wand are all you need to grab your kitty's attention and get her paws playing.

A few tugs to the wand are all you need to grab your kitty's attention and get her paws playing.

Materials and Tools:

acrylic or wood dowel 3/8" and 18" long
2 vinyl or electrical caps sized to fit on dowel
hex nut
medium strength string or cording
scissors
glue gun

Steps:

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1. Cut hole in one cap and pull string through. Pull this string through the hex nut and make a knot. Push hex nut into cap for a snug and secure fit.

2. Glue caps to both ends of the dowel.

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3. Make a hitch knot at end of string so you can attach toys. Measure string and make sure it is around 2 1/2' long for the best results with spinner toys.

Tip: Opting for a strong cording from a camping store will help the wand last longer. For use with the Ring Neck Pheasant Spinner.

Submitted by Nathan DiPietro

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