Pet them, don't hurt them. If companies were to use plant, fruit, herbs and other natural ingredients there would be no need to harm our furry friends. Boycott chemical laden products for your health, the critters and Earth we share.
Not crazy about the polka dots but cute idea! To make Tipsy Pots, you simply get whatever length of rebar you want (allowing for or more to be IN the ground). Then just slip the terra cotta pots over the rebar and and "tip" them as you go up.