9 Cat Toys Your Kitten Will Go Mad For

Being of a more aloof nature than dogs, it can be difficult to work out how to keep your cat entertained.

Plenty of toys are available, from interactive, stimulating contraptions, to learning oriented playthings.

But which ones will your cat really take to?

Newsweek has selected the nine best, owner-approved toys on the market your cat will love.

The Best Cat Toys Your Kitten Will Love

1. Catit 43750 Play Treat Spinner Interactive Cat Toy

Catit 43750 Play Treat Spinner Interactive Toy
The Catit 43750 Play Treat Spinner Interactive Cat Toy is great for cats motivated by food Walmart

For cats that are motivated by food, this is the perfect toy to keep them entertained, while making sure they're not eating too much.

All you need to do is insert their favorite treats and watch them figure out how to get them out.

Price: $15.91

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2. BurgeonNest Automated Cat Toy

BurgeonNest Automated Cat Toy
The BurgeonNest Automated Cat Toy has two speeds for lazier or more energetic cats Amazon

If your cat has stamina you can't keep up with when it comes to playtime, this robotic toy should keep them busy.

Instead of the traditional feathers on a stick toy, this robot can give your cat a stimulating and interactive game as it rolls around on the floor.

It even has two speeds to cater to lazier or more energetic cats.

Price: $28.99

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3. Premier Pet Automatic Multi-Laser Cat Toy

Premier Pet Automatic Multi-Laser Cat Toy
The Premier Pet Automatic Multi-Laser Cat Toy automatically turns off after 15 minutes to prevent your cat from getting too tired Walmart

For a toy with more mental stimulation, try this automatic laser robot which rotates and projects lasers for your cat to chase at random intervals.

It automatically turns itself off after 15 minutes to avoid tiring out your cat.

One shopper called it a "must have."

Price: $19.95

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4. Interactive Swimming Fish Toy

Interactive Swimming Fish Toy
The Interactive Swimming Fish Toy encourages your cat's hunting instincts Amazon

Curious kitties can exercise their natural hunting skills with this swimming fish toy.

Place the fish in a bowl of water and watch them automatically swim and see if your cat tries to catch them.

Some cat owners even said their pets were so transfixed, they stopped fighting with each other to play with the fish instead.

Price: $17.89

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5. SmartyKat Hot Pursuit Electronic Motion Cat Toy

SmartyKat Hot Pursuit Electronic Motion Cat Toy
The SmartyKat Hot Pursuit Electronic Motion Cat Toy encourages your cat's ability to detect hidden prey Walmart

Another toy that replicates hunting behavior, this one challenges your cat's skills by mimicking the erratic movement if hidden prey.

The moving lights have two speed controls so you can enhance playtime for your cat.

Price: $11.75

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6. Potaroma Electric Flopping Fish

Potaroma Electric Flopping Fish
The Potaroma Electric Flopping Fish comes with a pouch for catnip to get your cat even more excited. Amazon

Not only does this toy flop around like a real fish, it also has a pouch for catnip to help get your cat even more excited.

"I finally found a toy my cat doesn't get bored with within a day," one Amazon reviewer wrote.

Price: $13.99

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7. Cat Dancer Original Interactive Cat Toy

Cat Dancer Original Interactive Cat Toy
The Cat Dancer Original Interactive Cat Toy may look simple but will keep your cat entertained for hours Walmart

While this toy may look simple, the Cat Dancer is sure to keep your cat entertained for hours.

Veterinarians have praised its safe design, while one shopper wrote in a review: "Hands down the best cat toy ever. It's been around forever for a reason."

Price: $2.94

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8. UPSKY Cat Toy Roller

 UPSKY Cat Toy Roller
The UPSKY Cat Toy Roller provides mental stimulation for your cat Amazon

For more mental stimulation for your cat, try the UPSKY Cat Toy Roller.

It features three levels with balls for your cat to play with and slide along.

Price: $10.88

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9. Catnip Natural Wood Polygonum Chew Sticks

Catnip Natural Wood Polygonum Chew Sticks
These Catnip Natural Wood Polygonum Chew Sticks have health benefits while also preventing your cat chewing on things they shouldn't be. Walmart

If you've got a cat you're worried about them chewing on things they shouldn't be, try giving them these catnip chew sticks instead.

They can be good for your kitty too, as wood polygonum can increase appetite, prevent diabetes, and help maintain health blood pressure in cats.

Price: $15.88

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A cat plays with a toy outside
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