IKEA is truly a one-stop-shop, you can pickup new furniture, fill up on meatballs and end a relationship in a single afternoon. And now you can pickup furniture and accessories for your furry pals while you’re there thanks to the Swedish furniture companies new LURVIG line for dogs and cats.
The IKEA design team worked alongside veterinarians to design pieces that are affordable, functional and aesthetically pleasing. The provides quiet warm places for cats to curl up, and open beds, cushions, and rubber balls for dogs of all sizes.
Several of the items utilize existing IKEA products transforming them into objects for pets. The cat scratch mat, for example, with its sewn-in straps, converts an ordinary table leg into a cat’s scratching tree. And the KALLAX insert integrates a comfortable fabric sleeping space into the company’s popular square storage system. There are also collars, leashes and even a plastic bowl that encourages dogs to eat slowly.