Instructables: exploring - living - pets - diy http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Jul 2015 01:11:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Cat Tree by Frosta X http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Tree-by-Frosta-X/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 04:30:41 PDT
Hammock for cat http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-for-cat/
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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 02:50:53 PDT
Hammock-shelf for rodent friends! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hammock-shelf-for-rodent-friends/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 00:17:13 PDT
No Silicone DIY yeast CO2 reactor and diffuser for planted aquariums http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Silicone-DIY-yeast-CO2-reactor-and-diffuser-for/
No Silicone DIY yeast CO2 reactor and diffuser for planted aquariums - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/Y2P1/I9WYR4JY/F2KY2P1I9WYR4JY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/Y2P1/I9WYR4JY/F2KY2P1I9WYR4JY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2K/Y2P1/I9WYR4JY/F2KY2P1I9WYR4JY.SMALL.jpg scuellar mesa After having to re-do the silicone on so many jars because the CO2 un-glued the silicone from the bottles, I needed a new way that provided me with CO2 for my aquariums but no need to constantly be checking if the silicone was the reason I am not getting as many bubbles.My husband kept complaining a...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 12:15:40 PDT
How to Hide a Stinky Cat Box http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Hide-a-Stinky-Cat-Box/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 08:47:40 PDT
Chicken Waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Waterer-1/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 17:15:45 PDT
Cardboard "Brick" House For Small Pets http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Brick-House-For-Small-Pets/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:36:32 PDT
Cozy Knitted Dog Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Cozy-Knitted-Dog-Scarf/
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:09:42 PDT
DIY Pet Chew Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Pet-Chew-Toy/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:54:12 PST
$0 Incognito Cat Box & Pet Storage http://www.instructables.com/id/0-Incognito-Cat-Box-Pet-Storage/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 16:04:05 PST
Chicken Perch - Build Chicken Roost in Hen Coop or Aviary http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Perch-Build-Chicken-Roost-in-Hen-Coop-or-A-1/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 12:18:03 PST
DIY Dog Treats http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Treats-1/
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Sun, 1 Feb 2015 08:36:44 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/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:37:36 PST
Beef and Chicken Brown Rice Canine Meals http://www.instructables.com/id/Beef-and-Chicken-Brown-Rice-Canine-Meals/
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:09:06 PST
Sparky: The $3 Micro Fish Tank Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Sparky-The-3-Micro-Fish-Tank-Filter/
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:52:24 PST
Ferret-proof a litter pan with ULPM! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ferret-proof-a-litter-pan-with-ULPM/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 05:37:13 PST
DIY: Make this easy cat toy! :) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Make-this-easy-cat-toy-/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:07:18 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
Hedgehog Cage Liner http://www.instructables.com/id/Hedgehog-Cage-Liner/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 17:53:18 PDT
Cheap Co2 Reactor and Diffuser for Planted Aquarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Co2-Reactor-and-Diffuser-for-Planted-Aquariu/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 08:12:44 PDT
DIY Kitty Latrine http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kitty-Latrine/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:13:00 PDT
Cheap Aquarium Filter - Crystal clear water http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Aquarium-Filter-Crystal-clear-water/
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 08:55:13 PDT
Up-cycled Shrimp tank with filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Up-cycled-Shrimp-tank-with-filter/
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:28:41 PDT
DIY LED Hood for a 20 Gallon Hexagon Aquarium Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-LED-Hood-for-a-20-Gallon-Hexoganal-Aquarium-Ta/
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:21:05 PDT
Paw Print Leash Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Paw-Print-Leash-Holder/
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 02:01:01 PDT
DIY cat tent http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cat-tent/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 21:14:11 PDT
Pet Birthday Cake Recipe with Pictures http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Birthday-Cake-Recipe-with-Pictures/
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Fri, 9 May 2014 04:28:51 PDT
Pet Brush Glove: A PURRRR-fect Delight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Brush-Glove-A-PURRRR-fect-Delight/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 12:34:17 PDT
Gumball Machine Fishtank http://www.instructables.com/id/Gumball-Machine-Fishtank/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 21:05:21 PDT
Dog Pill Pouches http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Pill-Pouches/
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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:47:09 PDT
Interchangeable/breakaway fishing lure cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Interchangeablebreakaway-fishing-lure-cat-toy/
Interchangeable/breakaway fishing lure cat toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/7OML/HU5TH3E2/F987OMLHU5TH3E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/7OML/HU5TH3E2/F987OMLHU5TH3E2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F98/7OML/HU5TH3E2/F987OMLHU5TH3E2.SMALL.jpg Marbie25 I don't know about yours, but my cats loooove fishing lure toys. The problem is that both cats are A) rough on toys and B) too smart for their own good, which means that their lure toys don't usually last very long and, if they are sturdy, they get bored with the same one. The Pet Contest had me...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:38:08 PDT
How to Make Hand Crafted Cat Shelving or Cat Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Hand-Crafted-Cat-Shelving-or-Cat-Wall-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/LWJQ/HT5CQ8X5/FOHLWJQHT5CQ8X5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/LWJQ/HT5CQ8X5/FOHLWJQHT5CQ8X5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOH/LWJQ/HT5CQ8X5/FOHLWJQHT5CQ8X5.SMALL.jpg UnitedKreative-Com This is my second Instructables, I hope you enjoy! :) Introducing the Cat Shelf Wall by Andrew Jones please scroll down for more photos Some years ago I created some basic cat shelving in the basement, shown in the very first section of the video above. The cats loved it, but I recognized some fl...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:27:16 PDT
DIY - Homemade Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Dog-Toy/
DIY - Homemade Dog Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/POL7/HSYO1NW8/FYWPOL7HSYO1NW8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/POL7/HSYO1NW8/FYWPOL7HSYO1NW8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYW/POL7/HSYO1NW8/FYWPOL7HSYO1NW8.SMALL.jpg Instructable_Genius Today I will show you how to make a homemade dog toy for this little fellowWARNING - DO NOT GIVE TO THE TYPE OF DOG THAT EATS FABRIC!Supplies• Two layers of fabric • sewing machine• paper bag/tissue paper/napkin ect. Pattern Make a pattern for the toy like I did on two pieces of fabric Sew Pla...
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:32:08 PDT
Make a Cat Scratching Post http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cat-Scratching-Post/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KSW3/HRSMYK7Z/F4JKSW3HRSMYK7Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KSW3/HRSMYK7Z/F4JKSW3HRSMYK7Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/KSW3/HRSMYK7Z/F4JKSW3HRSMYK7Z.SMALL.jpg rickosgood Learn to build a simple cat scratching post using some sisal rope, a 4x4, some plywood, and a piece of horse stall mat (or carpet).
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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:36:41 PST
CATS Box http://www.instructables.com/id/CATS-Box/
CATS Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/7A0N/HRPBJJ0W/FLC7A0NHRPBJJ0W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/7A0N/HRPBJJ0W/FLC7A0NHRPBJJ0W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLC/7A0N/HRPBJJ0W/FLC7A0NHRPBJJ0W.SMALL.jpg john pedersen A box of supplies needed when you adopt a Cat or a Kitten, I got this idea after reading an article on the BBC web site about Baby Boxes given to Finnish mothers when they take home their new baby from the hospital. Here is a link to the story: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22751415. I have not...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 10:37:58 PST
Soda Bottle Ant Farm http://www.instructables.com/id/Soda-Bottle-Ant-Farm/
Soda Bottle Ant Farm - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/LDAY/HMWVZE3A/FH3LDAYHMWVZE3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/LDAY/HMWVZE3A/FH3LDAYHMWVZE3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/LDAY/HMWVZE3A/FH3LDAYHMWVZE3A.SMALL.jpg Teisha Ever wanted an ant farm?  Ant farms are entertaining, yet educational – it’s fascinating to observe the little ants as they go about their busy lives.  But store-bought ant farms are often expensive, and usually limited in size.  If you’d like an inexpensive, easy-to-make ant farm alternative that g...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 15:11:15 PDT
Guinea Pig Hutch/Extension http://www.instructables.com/id/Guinea-Pig-HutchExtension/
Guinea Pig Hutch/Extension - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/VVWC/HMVJ1K05/FVLVVWCHMVJ1K05.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/VVWC/HMVJ1K05/FVLVVWCHMVJ1K05.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVL/VVWC/HMVJ1K05/FVLVVWCHMVJ1K05.SMALL.jpg Livliv Got/getting a Guinea Pig? Only got a small budget for an enclosure? Want a cage that will be the exact dimensions you want? Like building and constructing and have a couple of hours? THIS IS THE PROJECT FOR YOU! In this instructable i will be showing you how i made an expansion on my current hutch!...
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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 00:28:34 PDT
Self Petting Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Petting-Station/
Self Petting Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/V3EY/HLA23HBK/FOTV3EYHLA23HBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/V3EY/HLA23HBK/FOTV3EYHLA23HBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/V3EY/HLA23HBK/FOTV3EYHLA23HBK.SMALL.jpg Attmos   This is a fun little project that can be completed in an hour or two depending on what you have laying around the house.  It's a self-petting station for your cats so that they can get a good back scratching while you're at work or away on vacation.  I found the Ad while looking for toys to keep m...
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 15:57:23 PDT
PVC Chicken Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Chicken-Feeder/
PVC Chicken Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/GWYB/HI3U1XIA/FVYGWYBHI3U1XIA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/GWYB/HI3U1XIA/FVYGWYBHI3U1XIA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVY/GWYB/HI3U1XIA/FVYGWYBHI3U1XIA.SMALL.jpg mcraghead We wanted a lot from our chicken feeder: it had to be easy to fill, hard to spill, safe from non-chicken life forms, weather resistant, easy to make, and inexpensive. We tried a number of other designs that worked to varying degrees, but this was the only one that did all we asked it to. Enjoy! Tr...
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Sat, 22 Jun 2013 22:36:02 PDT
Unbreakable Dog Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Unbreakable-Dog-Collar/
Unbreakable Dog Collar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/8S64/HI3TIHJY/FJO8S64HI3TIHJY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/8S64/HI3TIHJY/FJO8S64HI3TIHJY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/8S64/HI3TIHJY/FJO8S64HI3TIHJY.SMALL.gif grondinseane So we have a little Shih Tzu that has eaten through every type of collar we have ever gotten for him as well as every one of our schnauzer's collars.  We decided it was time for a change!  Metal anyone?  Probably the easiest, cheapest, and best solution for everyone.  We bought simple slip collars, ...
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Thu, 20 Jun 2013 18:01:26 PDT
Puppy Sweater : Recycled Socks http://www.instructables.com/id/Puppy-Sweater-Recycled-Socks/
Puppy Sweater : Recycled Socks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/TOM3/HHS9QW1F/FIHTOM3HHS9QW1F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/TOM3/HHS9QW1F/FIHTOM3HHS9QW1F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/TOM3/HHS9QW1F/FIHTOM3HHS9QW1F.SMALL.jpg tokyoloveandco When I first got Mia, she could sit in the palm of my hand. At night she would cuddle in her blanket, trying to stay out of the cold. As a toy breed, not even the XS dog sweaters would fit her. Here is a inexpensive way to recycle old socks for small dogs or puppies. Enjoy! What you will need: ...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:20:05 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Geometric Doghouse http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Geometric-Doghouse/
HomeMade Modern DIY Geometric Doghouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/VN65/HHS9RO1P/FYJVN65HHS9RO1P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/VN65/HHS9RO1P/FYJVN65HHS9RO1P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/VN65/HHS9RO1P/FYJVN65HHS9RO1P.SMALL.jpg homemademodern Despite its faceted, angular appearance, this modern doghouse is quite easy to construct. Supplies + Tools ¼” Sanded Plywood Purchase at Home Depot I used a single 4’ by 8’ sheet of ¼” birch veneer plywood. I had the nice people at Home Depot cut two 14” wide strips for me. 2x3s Purchase at ...
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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 08:57:54 PDT
Cat Cave From Printer Box and Old Carpet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Cave-From-a-Printer-Box-and-Carpet/
Cat Cave From Printer Box and Old Carpet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QAG1/HFD10TCH/FDLQAG1HFD10TCH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QAG1/HFD10TCH/FDLQAG1HFD10TCH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDL/QAG1/HFD10TCH/FDLQAG1HFD10TCH.SMALL.jpg AndyGadget We recently went to our local Blue Cross to meet some cats with the intention of adopting one.  Things proceeded rather quickly and we met Ozzy, agreed to adopt him and arranged to collect him the next day.  It's a long time since we've had a cat so a trip to the pet-shop ensued to get carrier, litt...
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 10:37:25 PDT
Chicken Coop - Heated Hen Coop - Hen House Building Plan http://www.instructables.com/id/Hen-house-coop-How-to-build-a-hen-house-plan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/2V9U/HCJO57TS/F8K2V9UHCJO57TS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/2V9U/HCJO57TS/F8K2V9UHCJO57TS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/2V9U/HCJO57TS/F8K2V9UHCJO57TS.SMALL.jpg jardinier Hello, I built a summer and heated chicken coop or hen house for my hens. Poultry can live on. Here the temperature show - 43 F sometime. For this reason i built a heated coop. I produced a free diy guide step by step with pictures to show how build this project: Building instructions :http://www.u...
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Sun, 3 Feb 2013 12:45:32 PST
Two Platform Sisal Rope Cat Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Platform-Sisal-Rope-Cat-Tree/
Two Platform Sisal Rope Cat Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/58NP/HCB8TM5I/FWG58NPHCB8TM5I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/58NP/HCB8TM5I/FWG58NPHCB8TM5I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWG/58NP/HCB8TM5I/FWG58NPHCB8TM5I.SMALL.jpg Attmos   Well I have just moved cross country from Colorado to Ohio.  My condos front window offers my cats a wonderful view of birds and SQURRELS of which we didn't have many in Colorado.  The problem is I can't fit two cat seats and my chair in the front window, so I needed to make a single two seat-er w...
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:00:50 PST
DIY marimo ball habitat tank! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-marimo-ball-habitat-tank/
DIY marimo ball habitat tank! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/WJC9/HAFHL1BM/F6RWJC9HAFHL1BM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/WJC9/HAFHL1BM/F6RWJC9HAFHL1BM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/WJC9/HAFHL1BM/F6RWJC9HAFHL1BM.SMALL.jpg neetz whoever has marimo probably knows that they come from dark, cold rivers that are constantly moving them. i wanted to recreate that habitat for my marimo to keep them as healthy as possible. here is a VERY easy way to make the tank. ITEMS for need: All Living Things Critter tote in size small, it loo...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 13:27:08 PST
Gobbling Gorilla Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Gobbling-Gorilla-Bed/
Gobbling Gorilla Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/F0TS/H9G0LK39/F8KF0TSH9G0LK39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/F0TS/H9G0LK39/F8KF0TSH9G0LK39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/F0TS/H9G0LK39/F8KF0TSH9G0LK39.SMALL.jpg kristylynn84 This is a custom ferret bed for my boys!  They love to cuddle, climb and curl up wherever they get the chance.  Now that the weather is getting cooler, I needed a warmer-bed-solution for them.  (Reason being - I like to keep them right next to an open window for fresh air for them...and us hahaha.) ...
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Fri, 16 Nov 2012 16:18:34 PST
How To Replace a Dog Collar Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Replace-a-Dog-Collar-Battery/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/DLC6/H9G0LFG0/FARDLC6H9G0LFG0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/DLC6/H9G0LFG0/FARDLC6H9G0LFG0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/DLC6/H9G0LFG0/FARDLC6H9G0LFG0.SMALL.jpg HowToLou Replace your own dog collar batteries and save lots of money!   The replacement batteries from PetSafe are $8 each.  You can replace the battery for $1.50 yourself.
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:39:48 PST
How To Make a Vacuum Trimmer for your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-a-Vacuum-Trimmer-for-your-Dog/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/LA36/H994S46J/FNXLA36H994S46J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/LA36/H994S46J/FNXLA36H994S46J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNX/LA36/H994S46J/FNXLA36H994S46J.SMALL.jpg HowToLou I made this to trim my long-haired dog and save tons of money.  
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 07:38:52 PST
DIY: Dog Treats http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Treats/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/0QXM/H82UECTN/F9X0QXMH82UECTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/0QXM/H82UECTN/F9X0QXMH82UECTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9X/0QXM/H82UECTN/F9X0QXMH82UECTN.SMALL.jpg TheDailyDIY This fall, spoil your pup with a seasonal homemade treat. These pumpkin and peanut butter canine donuts are simple to make and healthier than anything you'll find in the pet food aisle. And because we know you're wondering: Yes, you can eat a few yourself. Just make sure you sit first. Now speak. No...
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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 11:46:57 PDT