Instructables: exploring - living - pets - diy http://www.instructables.com Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:54:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 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 - Jackson Galaxy Approved! 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...
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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/
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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
cat craft http://www.instructables.com/id/cat-craft/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/OT9C/HHS9STHI/FIUOT9CHHS9STHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/OT9C/HHS9STHI/FIUOT9CHHS9STHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/OT9C/HHS9STHI/FIUOT9CHHS9STHI.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink cat craft! this collection has both cat themed crafts and neat things you can make for your cat. :D null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null null nul...
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Sun, 16 Jun 2013 14:55:08 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
How to build Chicken Coop - Heated Hen Coop - Hen House 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/
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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
Cat feedingstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-automatic-Cat-feeding-station/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/3ONW/H4VQNHF6/FWO3ONWH4VQNHF6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/3ONW/H4VQNHF6/FWO3ONWH4VQNHF6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/3ONW/H4VQNHF6/FWO3ONWH4VQNHF6.SMALL.jpg Evinfire Hello there, Do you have a cat feeder and more than one cat and they're fighting for the right to be the first at it? Do your cat's get verry anxiet to get ther fair share? Are your cat's trying to open the lid or push around the feeder? I've had the same problem with my two cats Speed and Sasha. ...
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Sat, 21 Jul 2012 12:11:51 PDT
DIY Chicken waterer for $10 or less http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Chicken-waterer-for-10-or-less/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:19:18 PDT
Monster fish cave made from slate tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Monster-fish-cave-made-from-slate-tiles/
Monster fish cave made from slate tiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/3O7I/GYN8NY5R/F653O7IGYN8NY5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/3O7I/GYN8NY5R/F653O7IGYN8NY5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F65/3O7I/GYN8NY5R/F653O7IGYN8NY5R.SMALL.jpg Vace Cooper So, i've been a fan of this site for about a year now.  I figured it was time to join up and contribute something.... This is my aquarium fish toy decoration cave monster guy thing. Things you will need: 1. a plastic container 2. slate tiles ( I got mine at manards ) 3. knife 4. aviation snips (ti...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 07:53:00 PST
2 Easy Coat Hanger Fish Tank Hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Easy-Coat-Hanger-Fish-Tank-Hacks/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/UFJK/GXL5XMX0/F3TUFJKGXL5XMX0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/UFJK/GXL5XMX0/F3TUFJKGXL5XMX0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/UFJK/GXL5XMX0/F3TUFJKGXL5XMX0.SMALL.jpg Rob K The use of a metal coat hanger can help if you need to lower the water in a fish tank and the noise from the filter is getting to you. The part that was made for the filter was done by my brother. After seeing, that I made my version for the heater. Things needed Metal coat hangers spare a...
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Thu, 19 Jan 2012 19:50:26 PST
Sewing For Men: Beginner's Project-Dog Bandana http://www.instructables.com/id/Sewing-For-Men-Beginners-Project-Dog-Bandana/
Sewing For Men: Beginner's Project-Dog Bandana - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/7JY4/GWF6ES96/FW07JY4GWF6ES96.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/7JY4/GWF6ES96/FW07JY4GWF6ES96.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/7JY4/GWF6ES96/FW07JY4GWF6ES96.SMALL.jpg Creativeman Not sure many men will be interested in sewing, but you never know. I got interested in sewing about a year ago after telling myself for many years that it would be a very useful and creative tool.  I was right!  Like all endeavors, beginning to sew can be challenging and even daunting, but I have l...
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Sat, 24 Dec 2011 10:14:24 PST
Aquarium Pebble Mats http://www.instructables.com/id/Aquarium-Pebble-Mats/
Aquarium Pebble Mats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/4PU7/GVZPH3YB/FCX4PU7GVZPH3YB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/4PU7/GVZPH3YB/FCX4PU7GVZPH3YB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCX/4PU7/GVZPH3YB/FCX4PU7GVZPH3YB.SMALL.jpg fashionsofmystery I love the look of gravel in a aquarium but it can be time consuming to keep clean. I found fake grass plants that are mounted on a plastic grid and I love how easy it is to clean the aquarium while using them. Just pull up a corner and siphon the muck off the bare glass under the mat.  So I moved m...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2011 18:24:24 PST
Easy Dog Halloween Costume - Beach Girl http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Dog-Halloween-Costume-Beach-Girl/
Easy Dog Halloween Costume - Beach Girl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/XEI9/GU09UQSI/FCJXEI9GU09UQSI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/XEI9/GU09UQSI/FCJXEI9GU09UQSI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/XEI9/GU09UQSI/FCJXEI9GU09UQSI.SMALL.jpg Doggie Stylish After making the labour intensive Hit Girl costume for Jersey, I wanted to make something quick & easy. Now that I have two dogs, I can't spend almost 3 hours on a costume. This costume literally took me 15 minutes to make! AS with any dog clothing, supervise your dog when they are wearing a costum...
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Fri, 21 Oct 2011 00:26:10 PDT
Halloween Puppy Costume - Horse & Jockey http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-Puppy-Costume-Horse-Jockey/
Halloween Puppy Costume - Horse & Jockey - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/6UP7/GTXKGWC4/FO66UP7GTXKGWC4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/6UP7/GTXKGWC4/FO66UP7GTXKGWC4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/6UP7/GTXKGWC4/FO66UP7GTXKGWC4.SMALL.jpg Doggie Stylish It's Halloween costume time for the dogs again & this time I have a puppy! I wanted to make a costume for Dexter that I could attach a leash to, not be difficult to wear and we out of chewing range. I fell in love with the "jockey" costumes that I have seen online, but I didn't want to pay the $30+ ...
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Wed, 19 Oct 2011 20:51:50 PDT
How To Make A Spring Pole Toy For An Energetic Puppy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Spring-Pole-Toy-For-An-Energetic-Pup/
How To Make A Spring Pole Toy For An Energetic Puppy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/ABO7/GSLJR9KM/F8EABO7GSLJR9KM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/ABO7/GSLJR9KM/F8EABO7GSLJR9KM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/ABO7/GSLJR9KM/F8EABO7GSLJR9KM.SMALL.jpg Doggie Stylish This is my Vizsla puppy, Dexter. When he is a bored puppy, he is a very bad puppy! I wanted to make him some kind of spring toy so that he could burn off some energy. The only problem is that we have a yard that has no trees from which to hang anything off of. After a bit of brainstorming, I came up...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 20:41:22 PDT
Custom Reptile Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Reptile-Cage/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 02:07:49 PDT
Knotty Mouse Video for Good Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Knotty-Mouse-Video-for-Good-Cats/
Knotty Mouse Video for Good Cats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/6HEJ/GQZJML6X/FQD6HEJGQZJML6X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/6HEJ/GQZJML6X/FQD6HEJGQZJML6X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/6HEJ/GQZJML6X/FQD6HEJGQZJML6X.SMALL.jpg J3443RY Based on my original Instructable Knotty Mouse for Good Cats this video version uses 3/8" nylon rope, producing a larger more colorful finished mouse. Cut two 4' lengths of rope   Cut one 3' length of rope   Cross the two 4' ropes in the center and stitch together   Follow vid...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 01:59:49 PDT
RING DOG TOY http://www.instructables.com/id/RING-DOG-TOY/
RING DOG TOY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/PZLC/GQZJMKWD/FQOPZLCGQZJMKWD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/PZLC/GQZJMKWD/FQOPZLCGQZJMKWD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQO/PZLC/GQZJMKWD/FQOPZLCGQZJMKWD.SMALL.jpg J3443RY Create this two-tone ring dog toy by combining two lengths of the basic 4 strand crown knot. Easily adjust the size and scale of this toy based on the rope or the size of your pet. For 3/8" rope figure 4" of rope for every 1" of finished knot, ie: 6" finished knot uses 24" of rope.   Begin b...
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Sat, 6 Aug 2011 01:39:20 PDT
Poochie Person Play Toy for Dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/TENNIS-BALL-HEADED-MAN-DOG-TOY/
Poochie Person Play Toy for Dogs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QL7C/GQZJMJ1A/FIGQL7CGQZJMJ1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QL7C/GQZJMJ1A/FIGQL7CGQZJMJ1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/QL7C/GQZJMJ1A/FIGQL7CGQZJMJ1A.SMALL.jpg J3443RY Your dogs will love this great toy. Check out these other great pet toys at http://www.instructables.com/id/Y-SHAPED-DOG-TUG-TOSS-TOY/ and http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Toys-for-Heavy-Chewers/ and http://www.instructables.com/id/Knotty-Mouse-for-Good-Cats/ Having trouble with the knot see my...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 20:27:59 PDT
Knotty Mouse for Good Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Knotty-Mouse-for-Good-Cats/
Knotty Mouse for Good Cats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/SZ5H/GQYG5ON2/F3HSZ5HGQYG5ON2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/SZ5H/GQYG5ON2/F3HSZ5HGQYG5ON2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3H/SZ5H/GQYG5ON2/F3HSZ5HGQYG5ON2.SMALL.gif J3443RY Having trouble tying the knot see my video BASIC CROWN KNOT VIDEO Materials & Tools Needed 1/4" Sisal Natural Rope   Heavy Needle & Embroidery Floss or Similar   Scissors   White Glue   Measuring Tape   Cut Rope Cut rope into two 3' sections and one 2' s...
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 07:48:15 PDT
"Y" SHAPED DOG TUG & TOSS TOY http://www.instructables.com/id/Y-SHAPED-DOG-TUG-TOSS-TOY/
"Y" SHAPED DOG TUG & TOSS TOY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/5FGW/GQYGKO6J/FYP5FGWGQYGKO6J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/5FGW/GQYGKO6J/FYP5FGWGQYGKO6J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/5FGW/GQYGKO6J/FYP5FGWGQYGKO6J.SMALL.jpg J3443RY These easy to make colorful rope toys are great for any size dog. "Y" SHAPED DOG TUG & TOSS TOYProject Cost $1.68 (100' of rope at $7.00 = $0.07 a foot; Project 24' x $0.07 = $1.68) Check out my basic version of this toy at Dog Toys for Heavy Chewers If you are having trouble tying the knot see m...
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Thu, 28 Jul 2011 07:23:21 PDT
Heated cardboard home (casa de cart�n calefaccionada) http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-cardboard-home-casa-de-cartn-calefaccionad/
Heated cardboard home (casa de cart�n calefaccionada) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/MXB0/GQ22AJWI/FI5MXB0GQ22AJWI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/MXB0/GQ22AJWI/FI5MXB0GQ22AJWI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/MXB0/GQ22AJWI/FI5MXB0GQ22AJWI.SMALL.jpg rimar2000 Heidi es un miembro más de la familia, pero tiene algunas particularidades: detesta el frío, no ayuda en la tareas domésticas, y encima tiene demasiadas pretensiones con la comida. Lo que la salva es que es hermosa y sabe ronronear. Hace unos años que le vengo construyendo un hogar calefaccionado ...
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Wed, 13 Jul 2011 19:39:13 PDT
Clicker Training Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Overview-of-training-types/
Clicker Training Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/UFDZ/GP2DLI46/FXHUFDZGP2DLI46.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/UFDZ/GP2DLI46/FXHUFDZGP2DLI46.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXH/UFDZ/GP2DLI46/FXHUFDZGP2DLI46.SMALL.jpg timbit1985 Please take a moment to read the following wall of text. I will define a number of concepts that will make following along easier. Operant Behavior A behavior that elicits a consequence is called an operant behavior. Operant conditioning concentrates on the relationship between various outcomes of...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 16:18:34 PDT
DIY filter for Small Lake http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-filter-for-Small-Lake/
DIY filter for Small Lake - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/57TD/GOHMB2AB/F8R57TDGOHMB2AB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/57TD/GOHMB2AB/F8R57TDGOHMB2AB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8R/57TD/GOHMB2AB/F8R57TDGOHMB2AB.SMALL.jpg rarroso This is an efficient homemade filter made it after reading and analyzing information. It has mechanical and biological filtration all in one. Pump will be needed. Maximum time to make(If you have all materials): 30 minutes Cost: Maximum $ 60 (5 Dlls) Materials All the material you need are: 1 ...
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Mon, 6 Jun 2011 10:25:07 PDT
Coolest Guinea Pig House http://www.instructables.com/id/Guinea-Pig-House/
Coolest Guinea Pig House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/0HWR/GJHVL5RN/FS60HWRGJHVL5RN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/0HWR/GJHVL5RN/FS60HWRGJHVL5RN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS6/0HWR/GJHVL5RN/FS60HWRGJHVL5RN.SMALL.jpg Funkytime I shared with you Louisa's last years birthday present, the IKEA grocery store, and today I'd like to share the World's Coolest Guinea Pig House ever! When we bought our guinea pigs Emil and Sunday, we looked for a cage as well. But we did not see anything we liked, they all looked the same: bori...
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Tue, 1 Feb 2011 12:57:59 PST
Simple Cat Hammock http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cat-Hammock/
Simple Cat Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/3BSF/GEVZPOOE/FES3BSFGEVZPOOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/3BSF/GEVZPOOE/FES3BSFGEVZPOOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/3BSF/GEVZPOOE/FES3BSFGEVZPOOE.SMALL.jpg othneilia I wanted to make a simple hammock for my cat, so here is my design Materials Materials: A 24x14 piece of fabric (must be thin enough to fit through coat hanger) 2 plastic coat hangers 1 shower curtain rod Tools: Sewing Machine Assembly 1. Lay the fabric flat on the ground 2. Lay both coat h...
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Mon, 4 Oct 2010 18:04:01 PDT
Raising Chickens http://www.instructables.com/id/Raising-Chickens/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/HY1N/G7DYZ3JW/F9QHY1NG7DYZ3JW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/HY1N/G7DYZ3JW/F9QHY1NG7DYZ3JW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9Q/HY1N/G7DYZ3JW/F9QHY1NG7DYZ3JW.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides Raising chickens is a great way to have a little slice of agriculture right in your own backyard. Chickens are relatively easy to maintain, are great at eating your kitchen scraps, produce manure that is great for your garden, and best of all, they give you fresh eggs every day. Raising chickens req...
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Fri, 9 Apr 2010 15:43:18 PDT
Degu Jeans/Denim Play Tube (Great for Rodents, Ferrets, Rats etc.) http://www.instructables.com/id/Degu-JeansDenim-Play-Tube-Great-for-Rodents-Fer/
Degu Jeans/Denim Play Tube (Great for Rodents, Ferrets, Rats etc.) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/2ECR/G7DYK3P1/FU82ECRG7DYK3P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/2ECR/G7DYK3P1/FU82ECRG7DYK3P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/2ECR/G7DYK3P1/FU82ECRG7DYK3P1.SMALL.jpg terriann Recycle and old pair of jeans and make a play tube to simulate a burrow for your critters.  I have two degus and they love their jeans tube.  I used to live with someone who had four ferrets and I know they would also have loved this tube.  For ferrets you may need to make the tube bigger than I sho...
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Sun, 4 Apr 2010 12:07:30 PDT
Toy mashup: Darth Vader says meow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Toy-mashup-Darth-Vader-says-meow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/GRGL/G23UUT1R/F9CGRGLG23UUT1R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/GRGL/G23UUT1R/F9CGRGLG23UUT1R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9C/GRGL/G23UUT1R/F9CGRGLG23UUT1R.SMALL.jpg mskogly Not the most advanced mod but I liked how our “brave” cat reacted when I tested a meowing Darth Vader on him.This is a first in a series of Mini-DIYs where I will try mashing up parts from different thrift store toys.I'm a newbie at making Instructables so feel free to give advice. Check out my othe...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2009 14:45:12 PST
Cat Powered Auto Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Powered-Auto-Feeder/
Cat Powered Auto Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/17X7/G0KQFGAK/FRJ17X7G0KQFGAK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/17X7/G0KQFGAK/FRJ17X7G0KQFGAK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRJ/17X7/G0KQFGAK/FRJ17X7G0KQFGAK.SMALL.jpg biker_trash_1340 I needed a self feeder for my cat, so he would stop waking me up. After looking around on the Net (and instructables) I did find one that I based this feeder on, in a book called (Snowball Launchers, Giant-Pumpkin Growers, and Other Cool Contraptions by Tom Fox) I take no credit for it. Just didn’t ...
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Sun, 11 Oct 2009 01:59:56 PDT
Episode 20: The Shoe Shovel http://www.instructables.com/id/Episode-20-The-Shoe-Shovel/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/9NHS/FZ382NWE/F5N9NHSFZ382NWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/9NHS/FZ382NWE/F5N9NHSFZ382NWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/9NHS/FZ382NWE/F5N9NHSFZ382NWE.SMALL.jpg StupidInventions Having a pet is great, but cleaning up after them, now thats a different story. Using gloves is ok, but it can leave a huge mess! And why should you have to carry around heavy, expensive equipment? So introducing The Shoe Shovel from Stupid Inventions The shoe shovels makes pet cleanup a breeze, ju...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2009 21:23:58 PDT
How to Make a 15' Lead Rope w/ Leather Popper http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-15-Lead-Rope-w-Leather-Popper/
How to Make a 15' Lead Rope w/ Leather Popper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/SIS8/FYIZ4AAB/F4OSIS8FYIZ4AAB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/SIS8/FYIZ4AAB/F4OSIS8FYIZ4AAB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4O/SIS8/FYIZ4AAB/F4OSIS8FYIZ4AAB.SMALL.jpg e.williamson7 These, days, the tools required for breaking your yearling can also break your bank account! Instead of buying a $25+ training lead rope, make your own using an old longe line and some lightweight leather. Materials -1 longe line (whatever material you prefer for a lead rope - i used a thick bra...
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Wed, 19 Aug 2009 16:18:10 PDT
Hamster Habitat http://www.instructables.com/id/Hamster-Habitat/
Hamster Habitat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/115H/FXETSY9N/FRP115HFXETSY9N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/115H/FXETSY9N/FRP115HFXETSY9N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRP/115H/FXETSY9N/FRP115HFXETSY9N.SMALL.jpg Virtuous This instructable tells of a cheaper alternative than going out and buying a lot of pieces for a hamster, gerbil, or mouse habitat. I made this instructable without owning a hamster...but I used to have one. So theres not going to be any pictures or the habitat in use. Supplies What you'll need...
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Wed, 22 Jul 2009 15:18:50 PDT
Homemade CO2 Generator PART 2 OUT OF 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-CO2-Generator-PART-2-OUT-OF-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/HVQP/FQHNIVUN/FF9HVQPFQHNIVUN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/HVQP/FQHNIVUN/FF9HVQPFQHNIVUN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF9/HVQP/FQHNIVUN/FF9HVQPFQHNIVUN.SMALL.jpg x_xPacox_x Please watch Homemade CO2 Generator Part 1!! This shows will tell you about the diffusor.
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Wed, 28 Jan 2009 21:08:13 PST
Homemade DIY Aquarium Mini Canister Filter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homeade-DIY-Aquarium-Mini-Canister-Filter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/2B9X/FOHXBBRZ/FDJ2B9XFOHXBBRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/2B9X/FOHXBBRZ/FDJ2B9XFOHXBBRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDJ/2B9X/FOHXBBRZ/FDJ2B9XFOHXBBRZ.SMALL.jpg x_xPacox_x A new neat way on making a canister filter
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Sun, 14 Dec 2008 12:11:57 PST