Although most cats ignore their scratching posts and just attack your furniture instead, you may still be an optimist and believe if you just buy the right scratching post, your cat might actually use it.

That’s why companies sell a wide variety of scratching posts. Even if the cats don’t use them, these scratching posts are aesthetically pleasing enough that you might find them interesting to have in your house as works of art.

To see different types of scratching posts, click here.