Instructables: exploring - living - pets - animals http://www.instructables.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 01:28:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Water Cooler Aquarium that's Still Drinkable http://www.instructables.com/id/5-gallon-water-cooler-fish-tank-that-you-can-still/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:18:47 PDT
Frog Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Frog-Tank/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 20:32:17 PDT
How To Train Your Pet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Train-Your-Pet/
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:29:25 PDT
How to Breed Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Breed-Cats/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/NKVC/HSE9581N/F76NKVCHSE9581N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/NKVC/HSE9581N/F76NKVCHSE9581N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/NKVC/HSE9581N/F76NKVCHSE9581N.SMALL.jpg storyteller From This clips offers tips on how to successfully breed cats.  Storyteller produce and distribute documentaries and factual programming specialising in animals and nature; from endangered species and what's being done to save them to mysterious animal and monster stories. http://www.storyteller....
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 16:26:34 PST
PVC Chicken feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-feeder-1/
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 02:42:26 PST
stallions experience with African snails http://www.instructables.com/id/stallions-experience-with-African-snails/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/G1CU/HAQ2TQ1L/FBMG1CUHAQ2TQ1L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/G1CU/HAQ2TQ1L/FBMG1CUHAQ2TQ1L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBM/G1CU/HAQ2TQ1L/FBMG1CUHAQ2TQ1L.SMALL.jpg stallions As many p'ple may already know, raring snails is pretty easy. here are some few tips i have noticed in observing them THEIR DIET They african giant snail eats a varity of food and fruits. among their favorites is PAWPAW AND ITS LEAVES, COCOYAM LEAVES, EGG SHELL (SOURCE OF CALCIUM FOR SHELL GROWTH),...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 08:39:55 PST
Perlambulator or a novel way to move small livestock from one field to another! http://www.instructables.com/id/Lamb-in-a-Pram-or-a-novel-way-to-move-small-livest/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/GV7J/H0FLBJOH/FZAGV7JH0FLBJOH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/GV7J/H0FLBJOH/FZAGV7JH0FLBJOH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZA/GV7J/H0FLBJOH/FZAGV7JH0FLBJOH.SMALL.jpg Pavlovafowl How my neighbour got round the problem of moving new born triplet lambs and their mother to a field nearer to home.
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 03:57:33 PDT
How to Read your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Read-your-Dog/
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 18:04:31 PST
5 Things all Dogs should know http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Things-all-Dogs-should-know/
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Fri, 10 Feb 2012 19:27:41 PST
How to Make Your Dog Sing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Dog-Sing/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/8CX7/GS047SDZ/FFQ8CX7GS047SDZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/8CX7/GS047SDZ/FFQ8CX7GS047SDZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/8CX7/GS047SDZ/FFQ8CX7GS047SDZ.SMALL.jpg anagy6 This is about how to make your dog sing.  I can't promise that your dog will sing, but I do plan to tell you how we got my dog to start singing. My bichon frise, Pierre, isn't ever going to be make a doggy CD, but he certainly entertains guests when he starts howling/singing. I've seen videos with ...
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Thu, 1 Sep 2011 01:30:21 PDT
Photographing Horses http://www.instructables.com/id/Photographing-Horses/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2011 22:54:26 PDT
care for a cat http://www.instructables.com/id/care-for-a-cat/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 10:59:14 PDT
5 Minute Recycled Cardboard Kitty Condo http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Minute-Recycled-Cardboard-Kitty-Condo/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2011 13:21:26 PDT
The Critter-Flag - Find your Small Animals Where They Blend In! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Critter-Flag-Find-your-Small-Animals-Where-T/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/WVRQ/GN4D0BVP/FX9WVRQGN4D0BVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/WVRQ/GN4D0BVP/FX9WVRQGN4D0BVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/WVRQ/GN4D0BVP/FX9WVRQGN4D0BVP.SMALL.jpg Win Guy  I have a pet Russian Tortoise named Vladimir Igor Tortoiskya. He has excellent camouflage, and I used to lose him very frequently. We tried taping a small balloon to his back, but it kept falling off. I finally decided to make him something that would stay on his back, and let us know where Vlad is...
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Sun, 1 May 2011 23:42:34 PDT
Dog Obedience The Easy Way. Step One: Sit! http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Obedience-The-Easy-Way-Step-One-Sit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/JPYA/GGC2U7DJ/FOLJPYAGGC2U7DJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/JPYA/GGC2U7DJ/FOLJPYAGGC2U7DJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/JPYA/GGC2U7DJ/FOLJPYAGGC2U7DJ.SMALL.jpg ThomasGoldman You really can train your dog well, and have an obedient dog, given the right understandings and methods. Even if you've not had success with dog obedience training before, this is not your fault. With the correct information on how to do it, dog training is simple, straightforward, easy to learn a...
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Thu, 11 Nov 2010 23:41:43 PST
Things not to do or let your Great Dane do! http://www.instructables.com/id/Thing-not-to-do-or-let-your-Great-Dane-do/
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Sat, 20 Mar 2010 19:05:22 PDT
How to makes Cats go Crazy ? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-makes-Cats-go-Crazy-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5RWT/FFIXDCOM/FLX5RWTFFIXDCOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5RWT/FFIXDCOM/FLX5RWTFFIXDCOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/5RWT/FFIXDCOM/FLX5RWTFFIXDCOM.SMALL.jpg LUCCHINA There is a special material that makes Cats go crazy. They fell in love ! Watch and try it with your Kitty.
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Mon, 22 Feb 2010 13:45:18 PST
How to: Pet Rats http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Pet-Rats/
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Mon, 26 Oct 2009 16:03:36 PDT
Turtle http://www.instructables.com/id/Turtle/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2009 10:26:42 PDT
Litter Box Vent Fan - Eliminate Cat Litter Stink http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Litter-Box-Odor-Eliminator-Fan-FlowCat/
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Wed, 17 Sep 2008 16:22:50 PDT
How to make your cat purr http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-your-cat-purr/
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Wed, 26 Mar 2008 20:49:37 PDT
how to annoy your dog (*no animals were harmed in the making of this instructable) http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-annoy-your-dog-*no-animals-were-harmed-in-/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2008 05:32:59 PDT
How To Teach Your Dog Some Important Tricks (And Some Not So Important Ones) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Teach-Your-Dog-Some-Important-Tricks-And-S/
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Mon, 10 Mar 2008 15:43:20 PDT
Backyard Chicken Coop http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Chicken-Coop/
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Fri, 14 Sep 2007 23:07:14 PDT
Homemade Cat Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Cat-Toys/
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Tue, 24 Jul 2007 23:36:13 PDT
Entertaining A Puppy http://www.instructables.com/id/Entertaining-A-Puppy/
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Tue, 20 Feb 2007 16:25:11 PST