Every cat wants a perch the place they’ll sit and look down on us as our rightful overlords. So this Empire-inspired cat tower is ideal. Now cat-lovers and Star Wars followers can mix their obsessions. Whitney Fabre, clearly a devoted cat guardian and Empire Strikes Back aficionado, made a 1:21 scale AT-AT for Captain the kitty. The legs are scratching posts, the physique is a cubby gap, and naturally Captain additionally likes to perch on prime.
Fabre was good sufficient to post the instructions, together with the availability record and instruments wanted, so the remainder of us cat and Star Wars lovers may DIY. But beware, it’s a fairly lengthy record. Thankfully, the directions embody tons of images of the construct course of and likewise of Captain testing out the brand new play construction.
Fabre can also be sort sufficient to say that Captain (named for Captain Jack Harkness from Doctor Who, after all) is a FAT CAT, so the construct was designed to carry up.
Technabob introduced this wonderful construct to our consideration. It’s solely the newest in cat-friendly furniture. There’s a number of nice DIY builds for kitties, like this elevator so older cats can make it up the stairs. Someone even made a fish tank that accommodates cat viewership. The issues we do for our fuzzy overlords.
In universe, Star Wars has Loth-cats, however they might not make nice pets. Thankfully there are many cats in other science fiction properties. And right here on Earth. Treat your favourite furry feline buddy to a play construction adequate for the Empire. And additionally actually the rest they need. Good kitty.
Melissa is Nerdist’s science & know-how workers author. She pronounces it “at at” slightly than spelling it out. Melissa additionally moderates “science of” panels at conventions and co-hosts Star Warsologies, a podcast about science and Star Wars. Follow her on Twitter @melissatruth.