Kitty Litter Comparison Chart
Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff


Not All Kitty Litters are the Same

Cat litter comes in a variety of styles. From clumping to flushable and clay-based or corn-based there is a feline litter that suits the preferences of any cat or kitten and his owner. But choosing the best cat litter can be confusing. Use this informative comparison chart to compare kitty litter and help decide which style is right for your - and your cat's - needs.

Name Made
With
Clump-
ing
Scented/
Perfumed
Dust
Free
Unique Features
All-Natural Clumping Cat Litter
Signature Series™ All-Natural Clumping Cat Litter
USA-grown grasses Yes No Yes Low-tracking, 99%-dust-free litter. Appealing sand-like texture clumps better than clay.
World's Best Cat Litter
World's Best Cat Litter
Whole-kernel Corn Yes No Yes All-natural formula is free from silica dust, synthetic binding agents, and dust-reducing agents. Unique microporous structure absorbs odors and liquids quickly.
Littermaid Premium Clumping Litter
Littermaid Premium
Clumping Litter
Corn Based Yes No Yes Superior clumping and excellent odor control. Ideal for all regular and self-cleaning litter boxes.
Nature's Miracle Easy Care Formula Crystal Litter
Nature's Miracle Easy Care Formula Crystal Litter
Dehydrating crystals (non-clay) No Yes Yes Only feces requires scooping. Urine absorbs right into the crystals. Extended litter life.
Okocat™ Natural Paper Dust Free Cat Litter
Okocat™ Natural Paper Dust Free Cat Litter
Natural Paper No No Yes NO chemicals, additives, or synthetic scents. Made from eco-friendly reclaimed fallen timbers and unused lumber materials. Lightweight and biodegradable, with 7-day odor control.
Okocat™ Natural Wood Clumping Cat Litter
Okocat™ Natural Wood Clumping Cat Litter
Natural wood Yes No Yes Natural plant fibers bind and trap liquids and odors so they can't escape - controls odors for 7 days! Clumping formula is naturally antibacterial and biodegradable.
Okocat™ Natural Wood Pine Cat Litter
Okocat™ Natural Wood Pine Cat Litter
Natural pine No No Yes Made from reclaimed fallen timbers and unused lumber materials, Okocat is the eco-friendly way to take care of your cat's litter needs. Pine has a natural fresh scent.
Simple Solution® 30-Day Super Absorbent Cat Litter
Simple Solution® 30-Day Super Absorbent Cat Litter
Attapulgite clay No Yes No Super absorbent to work faster. This litter is also up to 50% lighter than regular clay litter.
Simply Pine™
Simply Pine™ All-Natural Pine Clumping & Pellet Cat Litters
Natural pine Yes -(pellet formula is non-clumping) No Low-dust - (pellet formula is dust-free) No chemicals, artificial fragrances or additives - all of which can be harmful to your cats and other pets. Offers superior odor control.
Swheat Scoop Cat Litter
Swheat Scoop Cat Litter
Natural wheat starch Yes No Low-dust Wheat starches clump fast, and the natural enzymes naturally eliminate odors. Safe, nontoxic cat litter contains no clay, silica dust, or chemical components.
Touch of Outdoors™
Touch of Outdoors™ Hard-Clumping Cat Litter
Bentonite clay w/ a touch of natural grass Yes No Low-dust Clay litter with a touch of grass helps control odor. Clumps hard and forms little dust.
Blue Naturally Fresh
Blue Naturally Fresh Quick-Clumping Natural Cat Litter
Walnut Shells Yes No Yes Great absorption and superior odor control.
Blue Naturally Fresh Alpine Meadow
Blue Naturally Fresh Alpine Meadow Scent Multi-Cat Clumping Litter
Walnut Shells Yes Yes Yes Great absorption and superior odor control. Fresh Alpine Meadow scent.
Blue Naturally Fresh Kitten
Blue Naturally Fresh Kitten Training Litter
Walnut Shells Yes Only those emitted from the natural herbs. Yes With natural herbs to help train new kittens to use the litter box.
Blue Naturally Fresh Multi-Cat
Blue Naturally Fresh Multi-Cat Clumping Cat Litter
Walnut Shells Yes No Yes Made for multi-cat households.
Blue Naturally Fresh
Blue Naturally Fresh Pellet Non-Clumping Cat Litter
Walnut Shells
(Pellets)
No No Yes Great absorption and superior odor control. Pelleted mix won't stick to paws.
Blue Naturally Fresh Quick-Clumping
Blue Naturally Fresh Quick-Clumping Herbal Attraction Cat Litter
Walnut Shells Yes Only those emitted from the natural herbs. Yes Helps attract cats back to the litter box with added herbs.
Blue Naturally Fresh Ultra Odor Control
Blue Naturally Fresh Ultra Odor Control Multi-Cat Clumping Litter
Walnut Shells Yes No Yes Advanced odor defense for multi-cat homes.
So Phresh Advanced Odor Control
So Phresh Advanced Odor Control Scoopable Cat Litter
Natural Minerals Yes No Minimal dust Fragrance-free for sensitive cats. Absorbs well and controls odors.
So Phresh Advanced Odor Control
So Phresh Advanced Odor Control Scoopable Scented Cat Litter
Natural Minerals Yes Yes Minimal dust Absorbs well and provides natural odor control.
So Phresh Odor Control Paper Pellet
So Phresh Odor Control Paper Pellet Cat Litter
Lightweight Paper Pellets No Yes Yes Baking soda and zeolite offer outstanding odor control. Can be composted when done using.
So Phresh Odor Neutralizing Pine
So Phresh Odor Neutralizing Pine Pellet Cat Litter
Pine Pellets No Only by the natural pine Minimal dust Low-tracking pellets won't stick to your cat's feet

  
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