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Kitty Litter Cake – Cat Litter Cake Looks GROSS & Tastes YUM!

Kitty Litter Cake being served in a litter pan with a kitty pooper scooper.

Kitty Litter Cake is one of the grossest and tastiest recipes for Halloween or April Fool’s Day! This easy cake is made with box cake mix and tootsie rolls and served with a new and sterilized litter pan and scoop. Printable recipe and pictures below!

Kitty Litter Cake being served in a litter pan with a kitty pooper scooper.
Serving this delicious cake in a new (and sterilized) litter pan with a pooper scooper makes it super realistic!

How To Make a Kitty Litter Cake

I am the proud owner of 6 cats so to say we have had our share of litter boxes around here is a serious understatement. It’s a chore no one in the family wants and we all pass on to the next person.

Now when it comes to learning how to make Kitty Litter Cake, that’s one thing every one in my family wants to be a part of.

This perfectly disgusting yet total tasty kitty litter cake recipe will freak out even the most stable stomach and make for a frightfully funny dessert.

Do you have what it takes to take a scoop of broken down cake kitty litter and tiny soft chocolate tootsie rolls resembling poop?

I note below, but just to make sure I am clear, you will need a BRAND NEW and CLEAN kitty litter box and poop scooper… no cleaning out the kitty’s box for this one!

Let’s get started on this gross cake!

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Cat Litter Cake Recipe

Chocolate sheet cake, vanilla sheet cake, tootsie rolls, vanilla sandwich cookies, and vanilla pudding to make cat litter cake.Chocolate sheet cake, vanilla sheet cake, tootsie rolls, vanilla sandwich cookies, and vanilla pudding to make cat litter cake.
The ingredients to make kitty litter cake are delicious even if the results look gross.

How to Make a Kitty Litter Cake

Bake chocolate and vanilla cake according to package directions and let cool completely. In place of the boxed chocolate cake, you can also use brownies for your kitty litter dirt.

 

Mix milk and instant pudding and prepare according to package directions. Refrigerate.

Add cookies to a food processor and process for about 10 seconds or until crumbs form.

Vanilla sandwich cookies in a food processor make the fake kitty litter for the top of the cat litter cake.Vanilla sandwich cookies in a food processor make the fake kitty litter for the top of the cat litter cake.
The wafer cookies look like cat litter once they’re processed down to crumbs.

 

Remove 1/4 cup of cookies and mix with drops of green food coloring, set aside.

 

Green food coloring mixed into some of the wafer cookie crumbs will look like the colored clay bits in cat litter.Green food coloring mixed into some of the wafer cookie crumbs will look like the colored clay bits in cat litter.
Dyeing some of the “litter” green will make it super realistic like dirty cat litter.

 

 

Vanilla wafer cookie crumbs in a bowl dyed green to make them look like dirty cat litter for the top of the cat litter cake.Vanilla wafer cookie crumbs in a bowl dyed green to make them look like dirty cat litter for the top of the cat litter cake.
Dirty “cat litter” for the top of the cat litter cake. So gross!

 

 

Cut each cake and place cake into litter pan.

The chocolate and vanilla cake is cubed and placed into the litter pan for assembling the cake and serving.The chocolate and vanilla cake is cubed and placed into the litter pan for assembling the cake and serving.
Once the cakes are baked they get cubed and put into the kitty litter pan for the ultra-realistic presentation.

Crumble with your fingers to break apart, which is the basis for your “litter”.

 

The chocolate and vanilla cake cubes are crumbled to make the litter base for the kitty litter cake.The chocolate and vanilla cake cubes are crumbled to make the litter base for the kitty litter cake.
Once the cakes are broken up they look like litter, but this is just the beginning of the cat litter cake.

 

Add pudding and half of the cookie crumbs.

 

Mix well with a spoon to combine all ingredients.

Dollops of yellow vanilla pudding in the cat litter cake make it looks really gross and realistic for a fun cat litter cake.Dollops of yellow vanilla pudding in the cat litter cake make it looks really gross and realistic for a fun cat litter cake.
Yellow vanilla pudding makes the cat litter cake look like it has clumps.

 

Open, unwrap but leave the wrappers under the candy, 7 tootsie rolls, and place the tootsie rolls in a microwave safe plate.

Microwave for 10 seconds and then remove them.

Unwrapped Tootsie Rolls on a plate. They'll be microwaved to make them soft so they can be shaped to look like cat poop in the cat litter cake.Unwrapped Tootsie Rolls on a plate. They'll be microwaved to make them soft so they can be shaped to look like cat poop in the cat litter cake.
Tootsie Rolls are perfect for making fake cat poop for a cat litter cake.

Shape and roll tootsie rolls into cat poop shapes. 

 

Melted Tootsie Rolls shaped into cat poop shapes to decorate the top of the kitty litter cake.Melted Tootsie Rolls shaped into cat poop shapes to decorate the top of the kitty litter cake.
Tootsie Rolls softened and pulled into cat poop shapes are perfect to complete the look of dirty kitty litter.

 

Place on kitty litter cake.

Kitty litter cake assembled in the clean litter pan with Tootsie Roll poops on the top.Kitty litter cake assembled in the clean litter pan with Tootsie Roll poops on the top.
Place the candy cat poops at odd intervals to make it really look like a dirty litter box.

 

Repeat until you have all tootsie rolls shaped and placed into pan.

 

Sprinkle with remaining crushed cookies, adding green cookies on the top of the crumbs.

 

Finished cat poop cake with vanilla cookie crumbs sprinkled over the Tootsie Roll cat poops to look like litter.Finished cat poop cake with vanilla cookie crumbs sprinkled over the Tootsie Roll cat poops to look like litter.
When you sprinkle a little more vanilla cookies on the Tootsie Roll cat poops it looks so realistic and disgusting!

 

Serve with a kitty litter scoop.

Serving the kitty litter cake with a clean and new kitty litter scooper.Serving the kitty litter cake with a clean and new kitty litter scooper.
The clean kitty litter scoop really tops off the illusion of a dirty litter box with this cat poop cake.
Clean kitty litter scooper with a scoop of kitty litter cake on it.Clean kitty litter scooper with a scoop of kitty litter cake on it.
That looks like the most disgusting scoop of kitty litter ever. We know it’s a delicious kitty litter cake with Tootsie Roll cat poop!

Pick up your CLEAN and NEW Kitty litter box and scoop for this awesome scary Kitter Litter Halloween or April Fool’s Day Cake here:

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Kitty Litter Cake

Kitty Litter Cake is a delightfully disgusting Halloween or April Fool’s Day dessert. Made with boxed cake, trick your guests into thinking its real!

  • 1 box chocolate cake mix (and ingredients to make cake)
  • 1 box vanilla cake mix (and ingredients to make cake)
  • 1 large box instant vanilla pudding
  • 3 cups milk
  • 30 vanilla sandwich cookies
  • green food coloring
  • 21 chocolate tootsie rolls
  • new litter pan and scoop (washed and dried)
  1. Bake chocolate and vanilla cake according to package directions and let cool completely.
  2. Mix milk and instant pudding and prepare according to package directions. Refrigerate.
  3. Add cookies to a food processor and process for about 10 seconds or until crumbs form. Remove 1/4 cup of cookies and mix with green food coloring, set aside.
  4. Cut each cake and place cake into litter pan. Crumble with your fingers to break apart. Add pudding and half of the cookie crumbs. Mix well with a spoon to combine all ingredients.
  5. Open, unwrap but leave the wrappers under the candy, 7 tootsie rolls and place them onto a microwave safe plate. Microwave for 10 seconds and remove from oven. Shape and roll tootsie rolls into cat poop shape. Place on cake. Repeat until you have all tootsie rolls shaped and placed into pan.
  6. Sprinkle with remaining crushed cookies, adding green cookies on the top of the crumbs.
  7. Serve with a kitty litter scoop.

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Kitty Litter Cake photos showing the process from start to finish.Kitty Litter Cake photos showing the process from start to finish.

FAQs

Q: Can I use different flavors of cake?

A: Yes, we like to use chocolate and vanilla, but you can use white cake, brownies, or whatever you like. Just remember that if you pick other colors of cake it might not look as realistic.

Q: Are there other candies I can use for cat poop?

A: Yes, you can make cat poop truffles or other chocolates, but Tootsie Rolls look the most realistic.