Updated March 18, 2019 by Tina Morna Freitas

The 8 Best Hooded Litter Boxes

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We spent 24 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. We love cats and kittens but, like most people, we're not so fond of the smell their waste leaves in the house. A hooded litter box can help to mitigate the problem and prevent your pet from kicking debris all over the room. We've selected a variety of designs to fit your individual needs and budget, and even included a self-cleaning option. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best hooded litter box on Amazon.

8. Favorite Portable

7. Iris Split-Hood

6. Catit Hooded

5. Omega Paw Roll 'n Clean

4. Petmate Top Entry

3. Nature's Miracle Flip Top

2. Pet Safe Scoop Free

1. Petmate Clean Step

Editor's Notes

March 15, 2019:

The Petmate Cleanstep takes the top spot for the excellent amount of privacy it offers without having to navigate a door flap, plus the rounded shape is the easiest to scoop clean. We considered removing the Iris Split-Hood because of the number of complaints about the lid being knocked off easily, but this box still has a devoted following in a large number of users who love the cleaning grate at the entry and its low price.


Tina Morna Freitas
Last updated on March 18, 2019 by Tina Morna Freitas

Tina Morna Freitas is a writer who lives in Chicago with her family and three cats. She has a B.A. in anthropology with a minor in English, and has built a freelance career over the years in writing and digital marketing. Her passions for cooking, decorating and home improvement contribute to her extensive knowledge of all things kitchen and home goods. In addition, her 20 years as a parent inform her expertise in the endless stream of toys and equipment that inevitably takes over the homes of most parents. She also enjoys gardening, making and sipping margaritas, and aspires to be a crazy cat lady once all the children are grown.


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