Instructables: exploring - living - pets - cheap - cat http://www.instructables.com Fri, 1 Aug 2014 15:42:33 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ultimate Cat Fisher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Cat-Fisher/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:31:21 PDT
Updating pet tag - Easy,quick,& cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-pet-tag-Easyquick-cheap/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:22:57 PDT
Super Simple Dog Biscuits! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Simple-Dog-Biscuits/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:34:09 PDT
Reversible Dog Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Dog-Coat/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:11:50 PST
Easy Winter Cat Shelter http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Winter-Cat-Shelter/
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 09:56:42 PST
Cat Door Bell http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Door-Bell/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/EXZ0/GWYAWXSA/F7VEXZ0GWYAWXSA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/EXZ0/GWYAWXSA/F7VEXZ0GWYAWXSA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7V/EXZ0/GWYAWXSA/F7VEXZ0GWYAWXSA.SMALL.jpg windigoking A simple door bell for that special kitty in you life. Materials: 1 cheap wooden shelf ($12) 1 cheap wooden shoe rack ($3) 1 cheap wireless door bell ($15) 1 small spring (free out of broken toy) 3 2" nails 1 plastic boot mat ($2) Glue or epoxy ($3) Step one Assemble shelf.   Take top rack off s...
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Wed, 4 Jan 2012 12:27:41 PST
easy cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-cat-toy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/EO80/GLC27U6U/FVSEO80GLC27U6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/EO80/GLC27U6U/FVSEO80GLC27U6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVS/EO80/GLC27U6U/FVSEO80GLC27U6U.SMALL.jpg limegreengirl1 This cat toy is fun, easy and cheap to make!! all that you need is.... A mitten 5 small cat toys ribbon (you can find all this stuff at the dollar store) first you need to cut your ribbon in to 5 pieces(aprox. 24in) and sew those onto the tips of your glove but make sure that you don't sew the tip...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2011 07:26:07 PDT
How To Make A Simple Cat Bed In An Old Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Simple-Cat-Bed-In-An-Old-Basket/
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Tue, 8 Sep 2009 23:53:57 PDT
How To Make an Awesome Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Awsome-Cat-Toy/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2009 12:51:52 PDT
Cat Tree for Free! http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Tree-for-Free/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2008 22:48:24 PDT
Kennel for $20 http://www.instructables.com/id/Kennel-for-%2420/
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