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YOFUN Smart Interactive Cat Toy Newest Version 360 Degree Self Rotating Ball USB Rechargeable Pet Toy Build in Spinning Led Light Stimulate Hunting Instinct for Your Kitty

Last Updated: June 15, 2020 (Refresh Now)
7.9
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Review Summary - 967 recent, verified reviews

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For Kids
 191
cat, cats, loves, loves this toy, love this toy
+90%
-10%
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" ...  My cat really likes this toy!  ...  "
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" ...  My cats love this toy!  ...  "
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" ...  My cat absolutely LOVES this toy and has been chasing it around the house for HOURS.  ...  "
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" ...  Are daughter's dog liked playing with it also.  ...  "
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" ...  My cat is very lazy but loves this toy and runs after it.  ...  "
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" ...  Best cat toy ever.  ...  "
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" ...  My kitten loves this toy and he can not stop chasing around it!  ...  "
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" ...  It's a clever toy and seems like most cats will enjoy it.  ...  "
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Battery Life
 136
charged, lasts, recharge, rechargeable, battery life
+81%
-19%
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" ...  Keeps the kitties entertained for Hours!!!  ...  "
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" ...  It’s easy to charge and battery lasts long.  ...  "
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" ...  Keeps her busy for hours.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball charges well and lasts a while after charging.  ...  "
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" ...  Charges and goes.  ...  "
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" ...  It lasts a long time after a full charge.  ...  "
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" ...  One charge last a while too.  ...  "
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" ...  Battery holds up as advertised, have not timed it, but it goes for longer than Lily is interested.  ...  "
Charging
 133
charging, charged, lasts, toy, ball
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I really appreciate how durable it is, and that it's usb-rechargable.  ...  "
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" ...  I can wipe it off and it’s rechargeable (charger included).  ...  "
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" ...  The hardest thing is to make them leave alone long enough to re charge it.  ...  "
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" ...  The USB charger also saves on batteries another awesome feature!  ...  "
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" ...  You can restart it a few times before charging it again.  ...  "
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" ...  I rolled it on the floor and two of them were entertained for the next 30mins and more :) charge by usb is a brilliant idea, but also means I need to charge it by the third day.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the fact that the ball has a USB port for charging and requires no batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the USB ports for charging.  ...  "
Build Quality
 70
plastic, cat, toy, wood, hard plastic
+51%
-49%
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" ...  My 3 year old has dropped it a few times and it hasn't affected the functioning of the toy, so it's definitely durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Also you can easily tie a string or toy to it and it'll make it more interesting.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a Great durable cat toy bit my cat just isn't into it not to say other catswont like it .  ...  "
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" ...  When my cat manages to overcome his fear of this ball, he looks so cute batting at it and chasing it! ... The ball seems very sturdily made, and I think it will last quite a while, but durability will vary, depending on how aggressive your cat is.  ...  "
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" ...  Very well made toy that does as advertised and is very durable  ...  "
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" ...  Although sturdiness, value, durability and everything about it is five stars and amazing, my cat just saw no interest in it.  ...  "
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" ...  Toy is very well made.  ...  "
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" ...  It's sturdier than I thought it would be!  ...  "
Cleaning
 65
rolls, floor, floors, rugs, carpets
+54%
-46%
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" ...  The upper floor of my house is all hardwood with some thin throw rugs.  ...  "
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" ...  It is fairly quiet compared to similar products, and moves enticingly on short carpets, which is impressive given the simple engineering inside.  ...  "
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" ...  If the manufacturer could come up with a version that perform equally as well on carpets and rugs, I would buy it in a heart beat.  ...  "
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" ...  It works best on a solid floor, but it does well on a low pile carpet as well.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball works well on our carpet and even more intensely on hardwood and tile floors.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a neat little toys that runs around the house, kind of like those automatic vacuum cleaners.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, it's easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  Not that great on carpet, but great on tile and hardwood floors.  ...  "
Capacity
 58
toy, floor, around the house, apartment, carpet
+86%
-14%
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" ...  My cat loves chasing this toy around our house.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a must get cat toy for any family.  ...  "
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" ...  I have tile floor and it works great even with any corner and my cat is very entertained.  ...  "
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" ...  Place on floor.  ...  "
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" ...  My cat will sit out in the living room for hours following the ball around.  ...  "
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" ...  It also keeps him busy for 40 minutes when I leave the house.  ...  "
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" ...  I have wood floors with area rugs and its goes over and around with no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  It's good at escaping all the corners and going around the house, keeping my playful kittens busy for a good amount of time.  ...  "
Price
 54
price, waste of money, worth the money, worth, good value
+67%
-33%
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" ...  $15 was right on the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Really worth the money!  ...  "
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" ...  I'm always skeptical of electronic cat toys but this one seems worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Worth the money for entertainments sake.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent value for the money.  ...  "
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" ...  My cats believe I got descent value for my money.  ...  "
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" ...  I think it's a good value for the money, & am quite pleased with my purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  Best money I have ever spent.  ...  "
For Fun
 43
cat, toy, fun to watch, cats, lot of fun
+95%
-5%
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" ...  all of these things cause a curiosity factor that is fun to watch.  ...  "
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" ...  Hours of fun for them, very sturdy and interactive.  ...  "
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" ...  Actually my other kitties, old fogies, got into some fun.  ...  "
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" ...  Our cats highly recommend this fun ball.  ...  "
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" ...  She stalks it, chases it & generally has a lot of fun with it.  ...  "
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" ...  So much fun!  ...  "
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" ...  This was fun, but literally broke in one day.  ...  "
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" ...  It's so much fun for them.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 40
weeks, stopped, stopped working, cats, died
+43%
-57%
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" ...  Used 15 min and when I went to use a couple days later, out of juice so not practical.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked twice and then didn’t turn on again.  ...  "
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" ...  Junk, worked for three minutes and then would stop but still trying to work.  ...  "
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" ...  It barely moved at all and if it hit even a this carpet it just completely stopped.  ...  "
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" ...  Unfortunately after not even a month of use it just stopped working.  ...  "
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" ...  I opened the box two hours ago and my cats have not stopped playing with this.  ...  "
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" ...  broke after two wks  ...  "
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" ...  I barely got this a week ago. ... All of that went down the drained ‘till the charger stopped working.  ...  "
Marketplace
 37
thank, works, advertised, exactly, described
+92%
-8%
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" ...  The product is well made and does exactly as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  The seller has been great to reach out to make sure all is well.  ...  "
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" ...  The seller shipped quickly, despite the disruption from the pandemic.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as shown.  ...  "
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" ...  Item was as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you very much!  ...  "
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" ...  Does not feel cheaply built and does exactly what the pictures and description say.  ...  "
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" ...  They contacted me directly to ask my reaction.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 27
makes, floor, carpet, noisy, cat
+26%
-74%
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" ...  Made noise as it rolled around floor which frightened them.  ...  "
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" ...  It doesn’t make much noise outside of bumping into things and a tiny motor noise.  ...  "
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" ...  Makes a plastic ball noise as it crashes into everything.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m not sure if it is too big or makes too much noise, but they want nothing to do with it.  ...  "
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" ...  It makes a weird whirring noise that I think shys her away from it along with the loud rolling on the floor/no rolling on the carpet.  ...  "
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" ...  He gets entertained by it for a little while but then it gets lost under furniture and continues to make noise until we find it.  ...  "
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" ...  It lasts not long and I cannot stand the noise it makes.  ...  "
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" ...  It is hard so when it knocks into things it makes a lot of noise.  ...  "
Fit
 23
tight, stuck, rolls, roll, carpet
+26%
-74%
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" ...  The top piece is hard to screw on correctly.  ...  "
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" ...  And I don't think it would fit for my cats.  ...  "
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" ...  I wished I had gotten the toy that rolls around with the little critter that stays upright.  ...  "
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" ...  It often gets stuck at a wall or just rolls the same way back and forth. ... I’ve even caught them falling asleep while watching it!  ...  "
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" ...  He avidly plays with a scrap piece of paper that is rolled into a ball.  ...  "
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" ...  Only downside is that the ball can get stuck/wedged in tight places at times as it randomly rolls around.  ...  "
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" ...  It gets stuck pretty easily as well and then they don't want to bat it .  ...  "
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" ...  It gets stuck constantly and just spins around in one place.  ...  "
Design
 23
cute, cat, design, cool, ball
+83%
-17%
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" ...  It really attracts cat attention.  ...  "
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" ...  Pretty unique toy  ...  "
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" ...  Looks like a winner.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s a neat cat toy .  ...  "
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" ...  I think it is cute.  ...  "
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" ...  This little ball is so cool!  ...  "
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" ...  Very cute toy for my cat!  ...  "
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" ...  This is such a cute little cat toy ... When my cat manages to overcome his fear of this ball, he looks so cute batting at it and chasing it!  ...  "
Returns
 22
returning, return, returned, wanted, want
+23%
-77%
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" ...  Just wanted the refund but there was still no reaction to my requirement.  ...  "
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" ...  I hope I can return this.  ...  "
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" ...  Returning as a defect.  ...  "
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" ...  Not impressed didn’t mob much want to return  ...  "
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" ...  I sent it back  ...  "
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" ...  Would return except I can’t find the box.  ...  "
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" ...  I will be returning it for a refund cause it didn't work at all!  ...  "
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" ...  Came broken and had to return.  ...  "
Comfort
 20
cat, moves, hands, stuck, falling
+60%
-40%
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" ...  This awesome ball keeps her entertained, and happily galloping all over the house for long periods of time until she gets tired.  ...  "
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" ...  Hands off fun time for the cat!  ...  "
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" ...  It moves on its own and the ball shape keeps it from getting stuck or tipping like the motorized mice.  ...  "
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" ...  Once my cat got more comfortable with the moving lit up ball, she has really started to enjoy it.  ...  "
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" ...  I would definitely recommend this to anyone with a crazy cat, it will at least wear them out a little bit.  ...  "
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" ...  Now all i do is start this little ball before I head to bed and he's entertained for 40 minutes.  ...  "
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" ...  This little ball helps them achieve a few of the many things that keep them healthy.  ...  "
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" ...  He especially likes us to turn it on and drop it in the center of his four way tunnel.  ...  "
Floors
 19
stairs, carpet, wood, tile, hardwood
+63%
-37%
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" ...  This is a good product and works well on short carpet or non carpeted floors.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball works well on our carpet and even more intensely on hardwood and tile floors.  ...  "
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" ...  Works on hard wood floors and carpet.  ...  "
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" ...  Not sure how this works for carpet but it works great on the tile floors we have.  ...  "
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" ...  Is it very doable I have wood floors and tile floors and when it rolls down the stairs.  ...  "
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" ...  We do have hard wood floors & I think it probably works best on this type of flooring.  ...  "
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" ...  they've already rolled it down the stairs a few times and so far it's been undamaged, although the stairs do have carpet on them.  ...  "
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" ...  But then it wouldn't roll as easily as it does--this works great on wood and vinyl floors.  ...  "
Volume
 17
floor, toy, cats, rolling around, noise
+12%
-88%
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" ...  Very loud toy if you have hard floors.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a bit too big and loud for our cats.  ...  "
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" ...  I gave it a low rating because it didn’t move as much as I expected and is rather loud.  ...  "
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" ...  It's very loud as it rolls across the floor.  ...  "
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" ...  But this thing was just too big (and pretty loud when the motor is on) that it scared him away.  ...  "
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" ...  Disappointed with the speed and the loud noise.  ...  "
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" ...  It makes a weird whirring noise that I think shys her away from it along with the loud rolling on the floor/no rolling on the carpet.  ...  "
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" ...  It is very loud if it’s not used on a carpet.  ...  "
Overall performance
 17
fast, moves, job, cats, cat
+47%
-53%
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" ...  First off, it's kind of slow.  ...  "
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" ...  It moves too slow my cat wouldn't play with it  ...  "
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" ...  Doesn't move fast enough at all for older cats.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a bit too slow .  ...  "
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" ...  Slow, clunky, cheap junk  ...  "
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" ...  The movement is slow and sporadic.  ...  "
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" ...  Moves so slow even on hardwood.  ...  "
For Running
 16
running, cat, runs, kitten, ball
+88%
-13%
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" ...  It keep him running around the house for hours.  ...  "
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" ...  This very active kitten/cat loves to chase & run after toys.  ...  "
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" ...  It depends on your cat I guess but the size of s golf b as ll would slam this as a home run. ... I love it but it is for them and I was hoping something to keep her exercising.  ...  "
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" ...  my cat just running after it and have no interest at catching it.  ...  "
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" ...  Overall a great toy that holds my kitten's attention pretty well and gets him running around the house.  ...  "
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" ...  Great toy for our older cat, he may not run like a young kitten but he is interested and engaged.  ...  "
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" ...  The sound of it rolling around on our hard flooring alone has made my cat run and hide and not want to come out for over an hour.  ...  "
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" ...  My kitten has not stopped chasing this ball and it has also worked at pest control, running over a huge spider lol.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 15
easy to use, difficult, also, open, hard
+73%
-27%
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" ...   Opening the package, the toy was very easy to set up.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy push button for on and off.  ...  "
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" ...  They play it easy!  ...  "
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" ...  Also, it's easy to clean.  ...  "
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" ...  is easy to find when my cat has rolled it under furniture.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to recharge and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It didn't get stuck in any corners or anything which was really cool and it was easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy to work with and so far has been pretty durable!  ...  "
Product As Described
 14
advertised, exactly, described, product, well
+79%
-21%
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" ...  The toy itself works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Item was as described.  ...  "
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" ...  Just like the pictures.  ...  "
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" ...  Does not feel cheaply built and does exactly what the pictures and description say.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as shown.  ...  "
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" ...  The product is well made and does exactly as advertised  ...  "
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" ...  This item works exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  But I personally think it's really cool, and it does exactly what is advertised.  ...  "
Delivery
 13
shipped, received, quickly, delivery, box
+100%
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" ...  The cats preferred the cardboard box it was shipped in  ...  "
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" ...  The seller shipped quickly, despite the disruption from the pandemic.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that this interactive toy was delivered so quick and it is a great quality.  ...  "
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" ...  The Company that I purchased this from was Fantastic- They have e-mailed me twice wanting to make sure that I received the product in good condition, and also wanted to make sure that I was satisfied- Great Customer Service, which is Rare!!  ...  "
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" ...  arrived on time and I am very happy with purchase  ...  "
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" ...  I also recommend getting the puzzle treat box.  ...  "
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" ...  Received a follow-up email from the manufacturer to check on the delivery and satisfaction.  ...  "
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" ...  My order arrived quickly and as described.  ...  "
Cables
 10
charging cable, cable, wires, usb, type
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I love that you charge it via the USB cord provided, instead of having to replace batteries.  ...  "
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" ...  It recharges with the same type of cord my cell phone uses and says charged for a few days, shutting itself off if it is ignored long enough.  ...  "
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" ...  Also it comes with a charger cable :)  ...  "
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" ...  Great product, it gets itself out of the cabinets just make sure there’s no loose cords.  ...  "
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" ...  My cat toy came without the charging cable. ... Fortunately, it’s a relatively common cable but I still feel it should have been included, as it’s listed in the instructions as coming with a charging cable.  ...  "
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" ...  I am super impressed with how it gets itself unstuck from places like corners or wires.  ...  "
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" ...  The playful one also likes to chew wires, which eliminates a lot of toys, he doesn't really play with this as much as follows or watches it.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the rechargeable feature and it comes with the charging cord!  ...  "
Controls
 9
turn, push the button, power button, play, hit
+56%
-44%
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" ...  It’s nice to have a toy he can play with without me having to do anything but push a button once.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy push button for on and off.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, the button is super easy for your cat to hit while playing and turn off. ... Great idea could’ve been better executed though with better “360” tech and a harder button.  ...  "
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" ...  All I do in the morning or afternoon boon is push the button and set it on the floor and go to my desk and work.  ...  "
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" ...  And it's my absolute favorite because I just push the button and he's off!  ...  "
Size
 8
much, big, ball, around, smaller
+50%
-50%
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" ...  It is much larger than expected.  ...  "
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" ...  The ball is much too large  ...  "
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" ...  It’s about the size of a tennis ball, and does roll around randomly.  ...  "
As Gift
 7
christmas, bought, cat, know, gifts
+100%
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" ...  Would definitely buy again as a gift for a friend.  ...  "
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" ...  I plan on buying more for gifts.  ...  "
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" ...  They appear to be very fun and time worthy for the cat we gave as a gift. ... We bought 2 more for gifts for Christmas.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought as a Christmas gift so as far as lifespan of toy i wont know for awhile.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased this for a Christmas gift  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for a Christmas present for my sons cat.  ...  "
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" ...  Great gift for a techie cat lover!  ...  "
Device Stand
 7
stuck, get, corner, direction, also
+14%
-86%
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" ...  Just something for them to stare confused at which usually ends up stuck against a wall.  ...  "
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" ...  It also claims to change direction when colliding with objects, but I watched it slam repeatedly into the same part of the wall and even a chair leg for a solid 20 seconds each before I had to nudge it aside.  ...  "
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" ...  The toy has a bad tendency to get stuck in a corner and beat the wall indefinitely.  ...  "
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" ...  It keeps getting stuck in the corner of my wall -_-  ...  "
Storage
 7
tried, rolls, putting, plastic, large
+86%
-14%
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" ...  It rolls around on my hardwood, over rugs, and easily maneuvers despite the vast amounts of shopping bags, shoes, and boxes on the floor as a result of moving.  ...  "
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" ...  It was a great purchase: holds up well on most floors and it was a good price!  ...  "
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" ...  We'll see how it holds up.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s something to keep her busy while we are away plus it doesn’t go under the fridge or in places she can’t retrieve it.  ...  "
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" ...  It is durable enough for cats but I can't see it holding up for a medium or large sized dog.  ...  "
Features
 6
red, led, inside, button
+50%
-50%
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" ...  It does have a light, but it's not very noticeable.  ...  "
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" ...  No light, motor doesn't spin.  ...  "
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" ...  The light is still on, but it won't roll, even when nudged.  ...  "
Network
 6
furniture, floor, etc, carpet, around
+50%
-50%
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" ...  It is great about rebounding off walls, chairs, corners, furniture, etc if only it dudnt move SO slow.  ...  "
Gaming
 4
play, likes, game
+100%
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" ...  He will play with it for a long time which is great for moments when he wants to play but I need to get some work done.  ...  "
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" ...  It really depends on if your cat likes to play hockey.  ...  "
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" ...  This was originally a cat toy, but my dog ​​likes ball games very much  ...  "
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" ...  Funny and excitong game for my cat  ...  "
Mouse
 4
like, toys, stuck, moves, ball
+100%
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" ...  She tends to prefer toys that look like things: feathers, mouse shaped toys.  ...  "
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" ...  After that they both ignored it completely and went back to playing with their antiquated low-tech mouse toys.  ...  "
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" ...  I mimics the natural motion of a smaller animal in distress attempting to get away (aka mouse).  ...  "
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" ...  It moves on its own and the ball shape keeps it from getting stuck or tipping like the motorized mice.  ...  "
Door
 4
stuck, go, cat, leave
+50%
-50%
Cooling
 4
product, pretty
+100%
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" ...  Okay sooo this product is pretty cool!!  ...  "
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" ...  The random movement is cool and keeps my cats interested.  ...  "
Food Items
 4
meals
+100%
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" ...  I can have it on for a while, mean while i cook or do chores without having a kitten attacking my feet!  ...  "
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" ...  Like that it doesnt fit under the couch/oven.  ...  "
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" ...  the 7-year old thought it was the greatest invention since sliced bread!  ...  "
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" ...  We've had much quieter meals since we started using this to distract our cat during meals.  ...  "
Ports
 4
plug, love, cable, included, cord
+50%
-50%
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" ...  The usb cable didn’t work.  ...  "
Sleep Tracking
 3
playing, get, cat, sleeping
+100%
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" ...  It’s such a great way to keep my cat entertained in the morning when I need just a bit more sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  The product is as advertised and probably works for most cats but my cat just watches it and then goes back to sleep.  ...  "
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" ...  They are very busy, always playing or sleeping.  ...  "
Other
 3
+33%
-67%
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" ...  The ball barely moves, mostly just slightly wobbles until it lays in a spot where the sensor doesn't pick anything up and it stays in place.  ...  "
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" ...  Wish it had a sensor were if it were to bump into something than it would move away for that thing.  ...  "
Power Consumption
 3
kitten, energy
+100%
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" ...  Helps her use all that kitten energy  ...  "
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" ...  Power up and let it go!  ...  "
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" ...  This is a great outlet for the kitten to burn off energy.  ...  "

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