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Cat in the Box in the News

We’re excited to share all of our press write ups in one place. Below you’ll find press coverage for our unique, cardboard cat condos and playhouses in news outlets like, NBC News, The Boston Globe, U.S. News & World Report, Product Hunt,, Boston Voyager Magazine, Cat Chat with Caren and Cody,, Three Chatty Cats, Pet Life Radio, and others. For all press and news inquiries, email us at


First for Women

Turn Your Passion for Pets Into Cash!

Fast Company

How Entrepreneurs are Using Creative Ideas and Tech to grow in 2022

Reader's Digest

14 Common "Facts" About Cats That are Actually False

Do Cats Need Baths?

NBC News

Adopting a pet? Ask yourself these questions first

US News & World Report 

7 Affordable Pet Care Options and Strategies

Fox News

Best Last-Minute Gifts with Fast Shipping under $50

Authority Magazine/

Pets and Mental Wellness: Dawn LaFontaine Of Cat in the Box On How to Maximize the Mental Health Benefits of Having a Pet


3 businesses share their secrets to a budget-friendly holiday social media marketing strategy


Your Cat Actually Has a Legit Reason for Getting Hyper Every Night at Bedtime

Keep the Litter Box Odor to a Minimum With These Vet-Approved Tips


10 Ways to Save on Money on Pet Expenses

The Dodo

The Best Toys for Cats


Walmart Selects 850 Entrepreneurs to Pitch their U.S. Manufactured Products at First-Ever Virtual Open Call Event

Women PetPreneurs Podcast

Women PetPreneurs - Dawn LaFontaine

Wear Wag Repeat

Using HARO to Get Press Coverage for your business with Dawn LaFontaine

Voice of Business Radio

Shop Small and Local with Cat in the Box

Cat in the Box - A Startup Worcester Company

CEO Blog Nation

24 Entrepreneurs Explain Why They Started Their Business - Hearpreneur  

26 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up with Their Business Names

Entrepreneurs Explain What They Love About Their Industries

IAMCEO Podcast: IAM1081: Entrepreneur Makes Cats Happy

Idea Mensch

Dawn LaFontaine: Founder of Cat in the Box

Female Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2020

How Stuff Works

Munchkin Cats: The Weiner Dogs of the Feline World

How to Quit Your Job - Bootstrapped Business Podcast

Episode 272: How to Get Free Press to Sell Your Products with Dawn LaFontaine

My Wife Quit Her Job

Help a Reporter Out: A Guide to Getting Free Press for Your Business

The Amazing Seller 

The Amazing Seller Podcast Episode 717: How Cardboard Boxes for Cats Turned into a BUSINESS + Strategy Session to Grow

Pet Life Radio 

Cattitude - Episode 83 Letting the Cat Out of the Bag About Boxes

Product Hunt

Not Another Tech Gift Guide 🙈- Product Hunt

Cat in the Box

Game for Cats Alternatives and Competitors

Parade Magazine

6 Green Pet Products for Earth Day 2018

(Click on the photo gallery!)

The Boston Globe

Health Foods, Cat Boxes, and a Spring Equinox Show 

28 Gift Ideas From New England Stores and Makers

The Mega Milk Carton is the Latest in Fab Places for your Cat to Play

Brandeis University

Shop the Brandeis Holiday Gift Guide


Episode E244: How to Drive Traffic to a Low Search Volume Product 

Episode E386: How to Scale a Lifestyle Business

Cat Con

2023 Holiday Gift Guide

Boston Voyager

Meet Dawn LaFontaine of Cat in the Box in Ashland

Bold Journey

Meet Dawn LaFontaine

Trend Hunter

Purpose-Built Cardboard Cat Toys

Animal Innovations Podcast

Episode 181: Dawn LaFontaine Cat in the Box

WACA-TV Ashland

The Story Exchange

Her Whimsical Pet Houses are the Cat's Meow

Supply Chain Dive

Meet the Suppliers in Walmart's Virtual Open Call

Enterprise League

100 Trailblazing Female Entrepreneurs to Keep Your Eyes on in 2021

Business Christmas Wishes: What Entrepreneurs Ask Santa For

Dawn LaFontaine - An Entrepreneur Who Thinks Inside the Box

The Strategy Story

How "Cat in the Box" is Providing Cats Beautiful Boxes

Long Island Weekly

Get the Facts About Microchipping

Mighty Call

How to Start a Business After 50 in Seven Steps

Better Pet

Pet Hazards to Watch Out For This Holiday Season

Three Chatty Cats

Cat in the Box

Cat Chat with Caren & Cody

Cat Approved! Creative, Attractive and Fun! Cat Play Boxes from "Cat in the Box" (It's a "Mega" "Monster" Birthday Give-Away!!)

Island Cats

Fun and Unique Boxes from Cat in the Box

Colehaus Cats

A Cat (or Two) in the Box!


To Squeak or Not to Squeak: Choosing the Right Toy Sound for Your Pet

The Conscious Cat

Mews and Nips: A Beach Cottage for Your Cat

Outwit Trader

Fiverr Reviews: Should you use it as a buyer or a seller?

Pet Lovers Centre

6 Hypoallergenic Cat Food Products Recommended by Pet Experts in 2020

Why Do Cats Wag Their Tails: Reasons, How To Understand and Tips For Kitty Comfort


Why Do Cats Like Boxes?

What to Say When Someone Loses a Pet


The Ins and Outs of How to Ask for a Review

Shopify Blog

Product Ideas: 17 Places to Find Profitable Products

Morning Lazziness

11 Women Who Started Their Business From the Kitchen Table to be Their Own Boss

Introverted? 10 Successful Tips by Female Entrepreneurs to Make Your Brand Shine


18 Visual Content Creation Tools to Try

Raven Fox Capes & Cloaks

10 Holiday Witchy Gifts

Round Table Talk Show


Valiant CEO

Dawn LaFontaine - Cat in the Box - Whimsical Cardboard Boxes for Box-Loving Cats and their Devoted Humans 

Jersey Family Fun

Mega List of Elf on the Shelf Ideas

Ecommerce Platforms

Shopify Review 2023 - Is Shopify the Best Ecommerce Platform?

Steph's Cheers and Jeers

2023 Mother's Day Gift Guide


100 Best Cat Blogs and Websites for Cat Lovers

Disrupt Magazine

Thinking Inside The Box, A Founder’s Story with Dawn LaFontaine


Meet Dawn LaFontaine

SeadBeady's Fashion and Lifestyle Blog

Where To Find 23 Cat Gifts - Gift Guide for Cat Lovers


Beyond Glass Ceilings: Advice for Female Entrepreneurs


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