Instructables: exploring - living - pets - pet - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:15:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 Twine Cat Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Twine-Cat-Toys/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:34:13 PDT
Upgrade a Cheap Dog Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-a-Cheap-Dog-Collar/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:52:01 PDT
DIY eco friendly cardboard ball for cat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-eco-friendly-cardboard-ball-for-cat/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:30:22 PDT
Pumpkin Pie Treats for your Pup http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Pie-Treats-for-your-Pup/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 20:04:27 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
Puppy Wardrobe http://www.instructables.com/id/Puppy-Wardrobe/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:13:46 PDT
How to make a (no-sew) pet bed http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-no-sew-pet-bed/
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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 21:22:43 PDT
GoPro Dog Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/GoPro-Dog-Collar/
GoPro Dog Collar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/F9HS/HSVTASLG/FSZF9HSHSVTASLG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/F9HS/HSVTASLG/FSZF9HSHSVTASLG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSZ/F9HS/HSVTASLG/FSZF9HSHSVTASLG.SMALL.jpg trans4mation Dogs are amazing. Anyone that has had one knows exactly what I'm talking about. So have you ever been interested in seeing life how your four-legged friend sees it? Well after a little experimenting, there's finally an easy way to do just that. Here's some video using the GoPro Dog Collar. http:/...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:52:58 PDT
Cat Ramp Ladder Thingy http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Ramp-Ladder-Thingy/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:42:56 PDT
Reversible Dog Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Dog-Coat/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:11:50 PST
Self Petting Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Petting-Station/
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Mon, 9 Sep 2013 15:57:23 PDT
Cat Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Enclosure-1/
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 12:40:05 PDT
The Cat Launcher - Energetic Cat's Workout Toy or Just a Lazy Owner http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Cat-Launcher-Energetic-Cats-Workout-Toy-or-/
The Cat Launcher - Energetic Cat's Workout Toy or Just a Lazy Owner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/QBZV/HI3TQA5X/F8EQBZVHI3TQA5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/QBZV/HI3TQA5X/F8EQBZVHI3TQA5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/QBZV/HI3TQA5X/F8EQBZVHI3TQA5X.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma Here I'm glad to present to you my next invention!!! - The Cat Launcher This toy is for your cat or dog or other lovely friend that is going absolutely CRAZY to chase a moving object!  With this crazy machine you pull the string away from it ... place the string with the SHINY object at its end in...
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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 16:50:06 PDT
No-Sew Pet Bed with Cardboard Bolsters http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Pet-Bed-with-Cardboard-Bolsters/
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Wed, 17 Apr 2013 15:54:03 PDT
Cat Cave From Printer Box and Old Carpet http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Cave-From-a-Printer-Box-and-Carpet/
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 10:37:25 PDT
Automatic fish tank feeder // Alimentador automatico para pescera http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-fish-tank-feeder-Alimentador-automati/
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 12:48:35 PST
Catnip Conversation Hearts http://www.instructables.com/id/Catnip-Conversation-Hearts/
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Thu, 31 Jan 2013 13:41:06 PST
Two Platform Sisal Rope Cat Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Platform-Sisal-Rope-Cat-Tree/
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Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:00:50 PST
Lion Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lion-Dog-Costume/
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 12:49:09 PST
Dog collar from a lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-collar-from-a-lanyard/
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Tue, 21 Aug 2012 08:29:20 PDT
Card Board Dog Crate http://www.instructables.com/id/Card-Board-Dog-Crate/
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 23:51:15 PDT
Silent Hedghog/Pet Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Noiseless-Hedghog-Wheel/
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Thu, 24 May 2012 16:42:57 PDT
How to teach your bunny simple tricks! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-teach-your-bunny-simple-tricks/
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Fri, 27 Apr 2012 17:44:26 PDT
Pie for furry friends http://www.instructables.com/id/Pie-for-furry-friends/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2011 10:47:33 PST
Flying Saucer pet house http://www.instructables.com/id/Flying-Saucer-pet-house/
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 11:02:04 PDT
Gumball Machine Fish Tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Gumball-Machine-Fish-Tank/
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Tue, 21 Feb 2012 19:07:46 PST
Build an indoor rabbit cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-indoor-rabbit-cage/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2012 16:28:36 PST
BigDog Murphybed And Fold-Up-Kennel http://www.instructables.com/id/Doggy-Daybed-With-Hide-a-Kennel/
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Tue, 7 Feb 2012 17:09:11 PST
Tortoise Tracker (Analogue Version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Tortoise-Tracker-Analogue-Version/
Tortoise Tracker (Analogue Version) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/ETCO/GWYAF56Y/FP7ETCOGWYAF56Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/ETCO/GWYAF56Y/FP7ETCOGWYAF56Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/ETCO/GWYAF56Y/FP7ETCOGWYAF56Y.SMALL.jpg blorgggg Description (short): How to attach a bright colorful string to your pet tortoise to keep track of her wanderings. Answer- Velcro and yarn Description (long): Tortoises are wonderful, mischievous, and bizarre. Our russian tortoise resides primarily in a simple 10 gallon tank with bedding and a feedi...
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Mon, 2 Jan 2012 19:46:14 PST
Dog Cat recycling water bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-water-fountain/
Dog Cat recycling water bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/BJRZ/GW8987IH/FVQBJRZGW8987IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/BJRZ/GW8987IH/FVQBJRZGW8987IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/BJRZ/GW8987IH/FVQBJRZGW8987IH.SMALL.jpg jmsdo We have ALOT of indoor dwelling animals.  Filling water bowls all day is time consuming.  We have shopped for the fresh flowing commercial pet water fountains and found them to be expensive, low volume and poor quality.  I came up with a high volume no frills alternative.  Extremely easy to put toge...
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Mon, 19 Dec 2011 09:53:54 PST
Bowl Pet House http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowl-Pet-House/
Bowl Pet House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/PNDB/GUZCDQA0/FNDPNDBGUZCDQA0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/PNDB/GUZCDQA0/FNDPNDBGUZCDQA0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/PNDB/GUZCDQA0/FNDPNDBGUZCDQA0.SMALL.jpg danjovic This instructable shows how to quickly make a very comfortable house for your small pets using cheap materials. I don't know who is the original author of the idea but it is a very ingenious and creative way of using common plastic ware, and it is also so easy to do that you can do yours just lookin...
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Mon, 14 Nov 2011 12:52:12 PST
Echo the Chia Pet Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Echo-the-Chia-Pet-Dog-Costume/
Echo the Chia Pet Dog Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/HJO5/GUHD0NCF/FUOHJO5GUHD0NCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/HJO5/GUHD0NCF/FUOHJO5GUHD0NCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUO/HJO5/GUHD0NCF/FUOHJO5GUHD0NCF.SMALL.jpg kkittle Cha Cha Cha Chia. This is Echo, our little Chia Pet. This is a fairly easy costume to create. Essentially, the costume is a two part process. First you make the ceramic terra cotta looking legs, and then make a Chia plant shell. An outdoor material, like the kind used for lawn furniture, was u...
By: kkittle

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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 10:30:00 PDT
Simple Hedgehog Dig Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hedgehog-Dig-Box/
Simple Hedgehog Dig Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/CYWS/GTQVOSIX/FJKCYWSGTQVOSIX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/CYWS/GTQVOSIX/FJKCYWSGTQVOSIX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/CYWS/GTQVOSIX/FJKCYWSGTQVOSIX.SMALL.jpg stacyah Environmental enrichment is essential for the health and well-being of our pets. Hedgehogs are especially interesting and adorable pets that have become popular throughout America. They are very active and need lots of exercise to avoid becoming obese in captivity. Here is a quick and inexpensive ...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 09:50:41 PDT
Peanut Butter Pooch Snacks with Fig Jam http://www.instructables.com/id/Peanut-Butter-Pooch-Snacks-with-Fig-Jam/
Peanut Butter Pooch Snacks with Fig Jam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/V1H9/GSUT308O/FFQV1H9GSUT308O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/V1H9/GSUT308O/FFQV1H9GSUT308O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/V1H9/GSUT308O/FFQV1H9GSUT308O.SMALL.jpg Caulerpa I was being really lazy this morning. I didn't want to get out of bed and it was 11am. Luckily, my little pugs reminded me that there are lots of things to do today (including bringing them outside to go potty). To apologize for sleeping in too long I decided to make them these Peanut Butter Pooch S...
By: Caulerpa

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Sun, 2 Oct 2011 12:51:49 PDT
Portable cat-segregator http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-cat-segregator/
Portable cat-segregator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/XGCZ/GRTHYPRW/F7TXGCZGRTHYPRW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/XGCZ/GRTHYPRW/F7TXGCZGRTHYPRW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7T/XGCZ/GRTHYPRW/F7TXGCZGRTHYPRW.SMALL.jpg MollyBednum Cats sometimes have to be confined to a limited space.  They're sick, or new, or visiting, or very young, or have to have special food and a chance to eat it in peace. Ot some other householder is allergic, or very young, or moving furniture, or working with {power tools, toxic chemicals, fire, irre...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2011 22:54:17 PDT
Great Quality and Super Easy Leash (2 easy step!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Great-Quality-and-Super-Easy-Leash-2-easy-step/
Great Quality and Super Easy Leash (2 easy step!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/0G5N/GS5TYOC6/F6U0G5NGS5TYOC6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/0G5N/GS5TYOC6/F6U0G5NGS5TYOC6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6U/0G5N/GS5TYOC6/F6U0G5NGS5TYOC6.SMALL.jpg jadekikyo Why buy a leash from a store when it's so easy to make at home. Anyone can make one with just a few simple cheap supplies. You will need: 2 continuous yards of webbing 1 swivel clip Plus either a needle and thread or if you have it a sewing machine to make it even easier. Although the sewing machi...
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Sun, 4 Sep 2011 10:23:06 PDT
Adapters for Drying Pet Boots http://www.instructables.com/id/Adapters-for-Drying-Pet-Boots/
Adapters for Drying Pet Boots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/YN1O/GS3BB6SR/FM7YN1OGS3BB6SR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/YN1O/GS3BB6SR/FM7YN1OGS3BB6SR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM7/YN1O/GS3BB6SR/FM7YN1OGS3BB6SR.SMALL.jpg RadBear We have several greyhounds and foster newly retired racers as well. Among the many physiological uniquenesses of greyhounds is their thin skin. This combined with the nature of our backyard leads to the occasional laceration. In order to keep these wounds clean in the healing process we have a selec...
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Fri, 2 Sep 2011 10:20:48 PDT
The Lost Hamster Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lost-Hamster-Alarm-System/
The Lost Hamster Alarm System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/FHUX/GRQ44M1T/FGRFHUXGRQ44M1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/FHUX/GRQ44M1T/FGRFHUXGRQ44M1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/FHUX/GRQ44M1T/FGRFHUXGRQ44M1T.SMALL.jpg slovesu My hamster is an escape artist who managed to unlock her cage and escape into the crevices of the kitchen, presumably never to be found again. If your hamster is a little hoodini as well, don't give up hope! (And once you find the little bugger, try to figure out how they escaped and make sure it do...
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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 23:05:24 PDT
Kitty Castle with Scratchpole http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitty-Castle-with-Scratchpole/
Kitty Castle with Scratchpole - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/CZB8/GRFN22F0/F2ICZB8GRFN22F0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/CZB8/GRFN22F0/F2ICZB8GRFN22F0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/CZB8/GRFN22F0/F2ICZB8GRFN22F0.SMALL.jpg uersel First of all, there was the idea to take in two kitties from the local animal shelter. To avoid to much damage to furniture I wanted to have a scratchpole for them and also a place, where they could hide. If you are a cat-owner by yourself you probably know the ugly plushy cat-trees which are usuall...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2011 07:59:51 PDT
How to make a custom pet collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-pet-collar/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 21:07:54 PDT
Stimulate Your Cat with the KittyLand Puzzle Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Stimulate-Your-Cat-with-the-KittyLand-Puzzle-Cente/
Stimulate Your Cat with the KittyLand Puzzle Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/EOCP/GQYGEXMF/FXGEOCPGQYGEXMF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/EOCP/GQYGEXMF/FXGEOCPGQYGEXMF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXG/EOCP/GQYGEXMF/FXGEOCPGQYGEXMF.SMALL.jpg Beanie10 Haven't you always wondered what your cat does at home all day when you go to work? Most likely your cat is like mine, sits around and does ABSOLUTELY nothing of value. Wouldn't it be great if you could stimulate them to hone their hunting and puzzle-solving skills?  Now you can!!  This instructabl...
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 22:43:00 PDT
Pet Ramp http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Ramp/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2011 19:47:29 PDT
"Indestructible" Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Dog-Toy/
"Indestructible" Dog Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/7E5X/GQ5Q4E9A/FZP7E5XGQ5Q4E9A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/7E5X/GQ5Q4E9A/FZP7E5XGQ5Q4E9A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZP/7E5X/GQ5Q4E9A/FZP7E5XGQ5Q4E9A.SMALL.jpg shesparticular My mom's dog, Molly, loves to play - an activity that for her usually involves rounding up all her toys and ripping them to shreds. In an effort to make some kind of indestructible toy or at least something that she could play with that might last longer than a half hour, I rounded up a few things a...
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Sat, 23 Jul 2011 00:01:19 PDT
Tweeting Pet Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweeting-Pet-Bowl/
Tweeting Pet Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/QLWY/GP7IFBHR/FEVQLWYGP7IFBHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/QLWY/GP7IFBHR/FEVQLWYGP7IFBHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/QLWY/GP7IFBHR/FEVQLWYGP7IFBHR.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 Have you ever walked past your pet’s water or food bowl and see it empty; only to wonder how long your pets have been without water? Here’s my take on a solution to this problem: a bowl that tweets when it is empty or low on contents. It’s a simple build and should be adaptable to any bowl you choos...
By: cmonaco3

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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 16:44:11 PDT
Santa Rat Hats http://www.instructables.com/id/Santa-Rat-Hats/
Santa Rat Hats - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/KNRM/GGPET9QS/F0MKNRMGGPET9QS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/KNRM/GGPET9QS/F0MKNRMGGPET9QS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/KNRM/GGPET9QS/F0MKNRMGGPET9QS.SMALL.jpg follox This recipe makes three seasonal rat hat nests/sleeping pouches, which you can leave freestanding (possibly attached to the cage bars for security) for or hang from the roof of your cage. You don't need to make three, but to make one you need about a third of a large circle of fabric, so you may as...
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Mon, 22 Nov 2010 15:26:52 PST
Pet ID Tag with Sugru http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-ID-Tag-with-Sugru/
Pet ID Tag with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BGB2/GDLH7PD6/FTEBGB2GDLH7PD6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BGB2/GDLH7PD6/FTEBGB2GDLH7PD6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTE/BGB2/GDLH7PD6/FTEBGB2GDLH7PD6.SMALL.jpg Ninzerbean I recently ditched my land line so had to change all the pet's ID tags to my cell phone number, plus my kitty Squid Bean, constantly looses his tag mysteriously in the night, I think the neighborhood is peppered with my old phone number and lots of nice collars. I loved ChrysN's Instrcuctable on how...
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Thu, 2 Sep 2010 13:21:26 PDT
How to make a Pet Exercise Wheel http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Pet-Exercise-Wheel/
How to make a Pet Exercise Wheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/DOKY/GCJ0Z3NE/FA2DOKYGCJ0Z3NE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/DOKY/GCJ0Z3NE/FA2DOKYGCJ0Z3NE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA2/DOKY/GCJ0Z3NE/FA2DOKYGCJ0Z3NE.SMALL.jpg lburkhardt Ms Lola was putting on a little extra padding and was becoming quite concerned about her figure.  We tried to explain that we loved her and it was alright.  She insisted on us making her an exercise wheel.  We found an old cookie tin and a skateboard wheel for the basis of the idea and went from the...
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Fri, 6 Aug 2010 10:28:54 PDT
Easy Pet ID Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Pet-ID-Tags/
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By: ChrysN

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Wed, 7 Jul 2010 06:41:18 PDT
Filtered Pet Watering Bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Filtered-Pet-Watering-Bowl/
Filtered Pet Watering Bowl - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/W2NX/68SEP27XMTJ/FBFW2NX68SEP27XMTJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/W2NX/68SEP27XMTJ/FBFW2NX68SEP27XMTJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBF/W2NX/68SEP27XMTJ/FBFW2NX68SEP27XMTJ.SMALL.jpg Dirkus We have both dogs and cats in our house. The cats are finicky about their water and the dogs would drink out of any water bowl in the house. After the dogs had finished drinking, the cats didn't want anything to do with the water in the bowl. This self filtering bowl is a solution that keeps all ...
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Wed, 26 Apr 2006 16:48:09 PDT
FREE Emergency Dog Halter http://www.instructables.com/id/Emergency-Dog-Halter/
FREE Emergency Dog Halter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/PFZS/G5KP9N1X/FJKPFZSG5KP9N1X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/PFZS/G5KP9N1X/FJKPFZSG5KP9N1X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJK/PFZS/G5KP9N1X/FJKPFZSG5KP9N1X.SMALL.jpg Draganime I came up with this idea one day when I was taking my dog out for a walk and found out that she had chewed off her halter.  What I did was made a temporary halter using just the leash.  You can make this out of any length leash.  Here are the pictures showing how to make it. Making the Leash Halte...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2010 10:14:23 PST