Instructables: exploring - living - pets - cat http://www.instructables.com Mon, 27 Apr 2015 05:05:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Proper Cat Ownership, Care, Training, Tips, and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Proper-Cat-Ownership-Care-Training-Tips-and-Tricks/
Proper Cat Ownership, Care, Training, Tips, and Tricks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HSGB/I8PQTWTS/F3AHSGBI8PQTWTS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HSGB/I8PQTWTS/F3AHSGBI8PQTWTS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/HSGB/I8PQTWTS/F3AHSGBI8PQTWTS.SMALL.jpg aartcritique Hello Everyone! Anyone who shares a house with a loving (or maybe not so loving?) feline companion knows that you don't own cats, they own you! We will begin with the moment you decide that you just have to have a cat. This 'ible is packed with facts, tips, and even some neat tricks that you can tea...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:46:20 PDT
Let's Make Your Newly-Adopted Cat Trust You http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-Your-Newly-Adopted-Cat-Trust-You/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:20:15 PDT
How To Prepare Healthy Homemade Food For Your Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Prepare-Healthy-Homemade-Food-For-Your-Cat/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:48:26 PDT
Cat Toy Massager http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Toy-Massager/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:46:34 PDT
Pet First Aid Kit - Simple, Inexpensive, and Effective http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-First-Aid-Kit-Simple-Inexpensive-and-Effective/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:15:29 PDT
How to prepare when your cat gives birth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-prepare-when-your-cat-gives-birth/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 17:54:44 PDT
Cat-O-Matic Sensory Playhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-O-Matic-Sensory-Playhouse/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 07:21:59 PDT
Hungry Cat Tin Can Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Hungry-Cat-Tin-Can-Feeder/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 21:25:32 PDT
Paracord Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Cat-Toy/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 19:58:03 PDT
DIY Cat Toilet / Potty Trainer Sturdy and Re-usable! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cat-Toilet-Potty-Trainer-Sturdy-and-Re-usable/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:38:05 PDT
easy window shelf for cats and other light uses like a garden. http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-window-shelf-for-cats-and-other-light-uses-li/
easy window shelf for cats and other light uses like a garden. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V3TE/I7SVWK5J/FCQV3TEI7SVWK5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V3TE/I7SVWK5J/FCQV3TEI7SVWK5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V3TE/I7SVWK5J/FCQV3TEI7SVWK5J.SMALL.jpg 2nup350 I have two cats . There is exactly one window on the ground floor that faces south. That makes it irresistible to them, and it is also the place where I want my kitchen table. Here is my solution, a shelf that hangs from the window ledge and does not put holes in the wall that the landlord might not...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:08:30 PDT
Feather Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Feather-Cat-Toy/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 06:36:41 PDT
Kitten Vanity Litter Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitten-Vanity-Litter-Bin/
Kitten Vanity Litter Bin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/DK31/I7IVQLWB/FL0DK31I7IVQLWB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/DK31/I7IVQLWB/FL0DK31I7IVQLWB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/DK31/I7IVQLWB/FL0DK31I7IVQLWB.SMALL.jpg boston09 I couldn't take it anymore, whenever I would walk into the bathroom, I would have cat litter on my feet. No matter how often I cleaned the mess up, there would always be more on the floor in just a few hours.There had to be a better way to contain the arrant litter pieces from covering my bathroom f...
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 09:32:00 PDT
Easy Free Cat Door (for homes with curious dogs) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Free-Cat-Door-for-homes-with-curious-dogs/
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Sat, 21 Mar 2015 11:47:17 PDT
What to do if you find a lost pet. http://www.instructables.com/id/What-to-do-if-you-find-a-lost-pet/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 11:40:42 PDT
Kennel Enclosure: Wire Closet Shelving & Cable Ties in Minutes, Flexible, Movable, Removable http://www.instructables.com/id/Kennel-Enclosure-Wire-Closet-Shelving-Cable-Ties-i/
Kennel Enclosure: Wire Closet Shelving & Cable Ties in Minutes, Flexible, Movable, Removable - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/EKNC/I6RSV9A0/FWBEKNCI6RSV9A0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/EKNC/I6RSV9A0/FWBEKNCI6RSV9A0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWB/EKNC/I6RSV9A0/FWBEKNCI6RSV9A0.SMALL.jpg katerlyn Need a barrier between cats and dogs or other pets?Something as movable as a fold-up kennel?This could be an answer. After obtaining several 6 feet lengths of shelving I cable tied them in a zig zag fashion, and lived with the structure for several weeks.Egged on by my favorite INSTRUCTABLES SITE, I...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:02:13 PST
PVC Kitty Condo http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Kitty-Condo/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:12:56 PST
Use a Coat to Make a Pet Carrier Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-a-Coat-to-Make-a-Pet-Carrier-Cover/
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:19:23 PST
cat thunder shirt http://www.instructables.com/id/cat-thunder-shirt/
cat thunder shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ON9W/I60020HI/F4NON9WI60020HI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ON9W/I60020HI/F4NON9WI60020HI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/ON9W/I60020HI/F4NON9WI60020HI.SMALL.jpg dlarocco I bought a thunder shirt for my cat. but I have 2 cats and I wasn't paying for 2 since they are $40. so I made one. things you need. you need1. old t-shirt 2. sewing machine 3. scissors 4. marker5. velcro 1in wide6. CAT OR DOG7. iron (optional ) old t-shirt lay out a t-shirt. it's a simple p...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 19:34:52 PST
Small Cat Hammocks - Home or Shelter Use http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Cat-Hammocks-Home-or-Shelter-Use/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 22:38:08 PST
Train Your Cat to Drink from a Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Train-Your-Cat-to-Drink-from-a-Water-Bottle/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 20:52:44 PST
Inexpensive cat sleeping hutch http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-cat-sleeping-hutch/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:40:32 PST
How to Turn a Real Live Tree into a Cat Tree w/Hose Clamps and Ikea Shelving http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Turn-a-Real-Live-Tree-into-a-Cat-Tree-wHose/
How to Turn a Real Live Tree into a Cat Tree w/Hose Clamps and Ikea Shelving - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/QILM/I5GN36V7/FZXQILMI5GN36V7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/QILM/I5GN36V7/FZXQILMI5GN36V7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZX/QILM/I5GN36V7/FZXQILMI5GN36V7.SMALL.jpg amberrayh This is an Ikea hack so that my cat Lama can go out my window on the 3rd floor and get down from the roof via this cat tree. I haven't tried my hand at too much building, so it was great that I was able to knock this project out in a few hours of shopping and constructing. If you have more skillful ...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:37:36 PST
Simple Effective Mouse Catcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Effective-Mouse-Catcher/
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 05:53:42 PST
Re-using a capsule to medicate your cat or dog http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-using-a-capsule-to-medicate-your-cat-or-dog/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 19:45:28 PST
Litter Genie alternative refills http://www.instructables.com/id/Litter-Genie-Inexpensive-collection-device-expensi/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 14:26:36 PST
Cat Scratching Post http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Scratching-Post-1/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 22:21:06 PST
Insulated cat house http://www.instructables.com/id/Insulated-cat-house/
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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:57:08 PST
Build a Cat House http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Cat-House/
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:37:30 PST
Plush-stache Catnip Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-stache-Catnip-Toy/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 22:29:00 PST
How To Train Your Rat and Other Rodents http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-train-your-Rat/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 13:35:17 PST
Curved cat stairs for your living room http://www.instructables.com/id/Curved-cat-stairs-for-your-living-room/
Curved cat stairs for your living room - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/1DHV/I2CVBCQY/FAO1DHVI2CVBCQY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/1DHV/I2CVBCQY/FAO1DHVI2CVBCQY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAO/1DHV/I2CVBCQY/FAO1DHVI2CVBCQY.SMALL.jpg benschwartz When I got a dog, I realized the cats were spending a lot less time with me in the living room. I decided to build them an escape so they could stick around and stay out of the puppy's reach.Here is how I built a curved staircase to ensure safe passage from the couch to the top of a bookcase. Stri...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 18:05:28 PST
Cat houses for our feral friends http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-houses-for-our-ferral-friends/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 11:12:32 PST
Dog Costume Fashion Show http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Costume-Fashion-Show/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:31:48 PDT
Cat Scratcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Scratcher/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 09:27:37 PDT
Cat windup toy mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-windup-toy-mod/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:29:28 PDT
DIY Cat Tree for not much money at all! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cat-Tree-for-not-much-money-at-all/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:16:12 PDT
DIY cat tree with hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cat-tree-with-hammock/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:15:05 PDT
Feather stick for cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Feather-stick-for-cats/
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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 04:02:25 PDT
Cat litter box hider, with storage from an old stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-litter-box-hider-with-storage-from-an-old-ster/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:16:30 PDT
Cat House (for the Winter and for Feral cats) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-House-for-the-Winter-and-for-Feral-cats/
Cat House (for the Winter and for Feral cats) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/SWP2/I0293TA7/FAMSWP2I0293TA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/SWP2/I0293TA7/FAMSWP2I0293TA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/SWP2/I0293TA7/FAMSWP2I0293TA7.SMALL.jpg scooter76 My family and I recently moved back into our house after being overseas for 8 years. As it turns out, our renter had been very welcoming to all of the neighborhood cats and our backyard has become a bit of a cat vacation spot. We love cats, however our youngest seems to be allergic. We wanted to mak...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:26:17 PDT
Rolling tone - cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-tone-cat-toy/
Rolling tone - cat toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/N75P/HZFDWH3V/F76N75PHZFDWH3V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/N75P/HZFDWH3V/F76N75PHZFDWH3V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F76/N75P/HZFDWH3V/F76N75PHZFDWH3V.SMALL.jpg MicioGatta This is simple cat toy I've made for Enya *.*remixing ;) Lindarose's Twine Cat Toy. Materials This toy is done with recycled materials. Here what you'll need:empty cardboard spool of a whool or cotton ball;scrap of twine and ribbon;a little bell;hot glue;(optional) some crochets, just to help. ...
By: MicioGatta

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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:22:53 PDT
Auto Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-Pet-Feeder/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:08:50 PDT
Cardboard cat bed scratcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-cat-bed-scratcher/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:17:40 PDT
Make a Pet Feeding Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Pet-Feeding-Station/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 14:43:15 PDT
Cat Outfit http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Outfit/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2014 22:23:26 PDT
Cat Castle (very quick and easy) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Castle-very-quick-and-easy/
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Fri, 1 Aug 2014 13:16:49 PDT
Magnetic Cat Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Cat-Collar/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:30:14 PDT
Crinkly Cat Toy from Umbrella Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Crinkly-Cat-Toy-from-Umbrella-Cover/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 14:35:28 PDT
Dog Tag From Recycled Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Tag-From-Recycled-Parts/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 03:02:43 PDT