Tension Cord Guide

Some of our CageMate products feature a unique corner tention cord. These cords are high quality elastic with heavy duty "S" hooks which allow you to easily hook the products to the cage. Due to the elastic they keep the CageMate sufficiently taut.

However we know that animals, such as those adorable guinea pigs, do like to chew on plastic. Therefore we recommend the following arrangement:

Comparison of the recommended position for the tention cord

Ideally we suggest that you feed the tension cord through the cage, over a horizontal bar, and then angle it diagonally downwards and hook it on as shown in the right hand image above. This keeps the CageMate taut but also keeps temptation out of your piggies way!