Instructables: exploring - living - pets - pet - featured http://www.instructables.com Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:54:21 PDT BLOX v1.01 Improved Easy Pet Screen Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Improved-Easy-Pet-Screen-Door/
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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:06:14 PDT
Pull Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Pull-Dog-Toy/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:49:40 PDT
Quick Cheap Doggy Rain Jacket http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Cheap-Doggy-Rain-Jacket/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:30:21 PDT
Dog Biscuits http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Biscuits/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 16:58:50 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
Kitten Vanity Litter Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/Kitten-Vanity-Litter-Bin/
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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 09:32:00 PDT
Rabbit playpen that will make your neighbor's rabbit jealous! http://www.instructables.com/id/Rabbit-playpen-that-will-make-your-neighbors-rabbi/
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Thu, 19 Mar 2015 11:33:41 PDT
How to Wash Your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wash-Your-Dog/
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:30:15 PST
PVC Kitty Condo http://www.instructables.com/id/PVC-Kitty-Condo/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:12:56 PST
Totally Recycled Toy for Pet Birds http://www.instructables.com/id/Totally-Recycled-Bird-Toy/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:41:24 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
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
Dog's Water Bucket Heater http://www.instructables.com/id/Dogs-Water-Bucket-Heater/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 06:42:17 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
Recycled Gecko Humidity Hut http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Gecko-Humidity-Hut/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 10:04:42 PST
Doghouse Beach House DIY - Using Recycled/Repurposed Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/Doghouse-Beach-House-DIY-Using-RecycledRepurposed-/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 07:01:00 PST
Tonto dog rider costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Tonto-dog-rider-costume/
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Halloween pet costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-pet-costumes-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB2/LI7D/HLSH8F5Z/FB2LI7DHLSH8F5Z.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Get your pets in on the Halloween action! We've got costumes for all kinds of pets, including dogs, cats, hedgehogs and even tarantulas. We can't guarantee your pet will tolerate wearing a costume, but they'll definitely be lots of fun to make. :D null Turn your dog into a magestic lion! nul...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:33:53 PDT
Homemade dog food, gluten free http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-dog-food-1/
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Tue, 27 Aug 2013 10:14:18 PDT
DIY Dog Bunk Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dog-Bunk-Beds/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:56:48 PDT
Tiny Invertebrates in Tiny Tanks http://www.instructables.com/id/Tiny-Invertebrates-in-Tiny-Tanks/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 10:11:34 PDT
Lion Dog Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Lion-Dog-Costume/
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 12:49:09 PST
Cheap Safe Dog Car Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Safe-Dog-Car-Seat/
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:19:13 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
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
Pallet Dog Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Dog-Bed/
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:22:54 PDT
Luxury tortoise's house http://www.instructables.com/id/Luxury-tortoises-house/
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:17:04 PDT
Raising praying mantises http://www.instructables.com/id/Raising-praying-mantises/
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Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:10:47 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
Pet Brush Glove: A PURRRR-fect Delight! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Brush-Glove-A-PURRRR-fect-Delight/
Pet Brush Glove: A PURRRR-fect Delight! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F9U1/HUY48AIW/FKDF9U1HUY48AIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F9U1/HUY48AIW/FKDF9U1HUY48AIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/F9U1/HUY48AIW/FKDF9U1HUY48AIW.SMALL.jpg Attmos Hello everyone. It's spring time again! No more miserable, shut up in the house, excessively cold days. The sun is out, weather is great, and there's Cat Hair everywhere! My two cats, Jeckyll and Clyde, are shedding their winter coats and very actively dispersing it all over the house. Not j...
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Thu, 8 May 2014 12:34:17 PDT
Dog Interface Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Interface-Device/
Dog Interface Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/EYW4/HUX9P26E/FEPEYW4HUX9P26E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/EYW4/HUX9P26E/FEPEYW4HUX9P26E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEP/EYW4/HUX9P26E/FEPEYW4HUX9P26E.SMALL.jpg MiniMaker This device allows the dog to let us know when he is out of water, by alerting us with a sound and light. If we are out of the room and don't hear the tune, the light stays on until it is reset so we can see it as we walk by the kitchen/utility room and know Cody (our dog) has pushed the "button". ...
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Wed, 7 May 2014 16:43:51 PDT
Double Stuff Dog Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Stuff-Dog-Bed/
Double Stuff Dog Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/POG8/HUU1DW8B/FG3POG8HUU1DW8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/POG8/HUU1DW8B/FG3POG8HUU1DW8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG3/POG8/HUU1DW8B/FG3POG8HUU1DW8B.SMALL.jpg craftclarity Some objects in this world defy explanation. Others need no explanation. I think this one falls into the second category. If you have to ask why someone would make a dog bed shaped like a giant sandwich cookie, you're probably missing the point. And that's fine—it's okay by me that it's not to your ...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 21:42:22 PDT
Gumball Machine Fishtank http://www.instructables.com/id/Gumball-Machine-Fishtank/
Gumball Machine Fishtank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/IIM8/HUPHK26G/FDDIIM8HUPHK26G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/IIM8/HUPHK26G/FDDIIM8HUPHK26G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDD/IIM8/HUPHK26G/FDDIIM8HUPHK26G.SMALL.jpg Constructed Do you have a old gumball machine hiding around your house? Instead of an ugly unused , why not recycle it into a fish tank that's perfect for your desk! Inspired by many pictures of strange fish tanks I decided to create a tank that would look good wherever it was placed. The result was a fish tank...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 21:05:21 PDT
Upgrade A Dog Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrade-a-Cheap-Dog-Collar/
Upgrade A Dog Collar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/F31C/HTSZ0JCB/FHXF31CHTSZ0JCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/F31C/HTSZ0JCB/FHXF31CHTSZ0JCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/F31C/HTSZ0JCB/FHXF31CHTSZ0JCB.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture I like to switch up my dog's collar every once in a while but I don't like to spend a lot of money...solution...dollar store! I found some basic dog collars at the dollar store and upgraded them with a little bit of ribbon and an iron-on name tag. His old name tag fell off recently (still haven't ...
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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/
DIY eco friendly cardboard ball for cat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/SOOJ/HTDPQ6H8/FOMSOOJHTDPQ6H8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/SOOJ/HTDPQ6H8/FOMSOOJHTDPQ6H8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/SOOJ/HTDPQ6H8/FOMSOOJHTDPQ6H8.SMALL.jpg Shizen This is a simple project, it only need few pieces of cardboard and glue. Your cat will love this cardboard toy. What you need - 2mm thick cardboad - glue - scissors - compass The template First, you draw out your circle at the size you want. Then divided it into layers, each layer has the thi...
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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/
Pumpkin Pie Treats for your Pup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/QAMJ/HTDDSSCQ/FL0QAMJHTDDSSCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/QAMJ/HTDDSSCQ/FL0QAMJHTDDSSCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL0/QAMJ/HTDDSSCQ/FL0QAMJHTDDSSCQ.SMALL.jpg DeandrasCrafts I recently made more dog treats for my mini-poodle mix (his name is Stewart).  You can read about him and my love for making my own dog treats in the intro to Pumpkin & Peanut Butter Dog Treats. This Instructable for pumpkin pie treats should come as no surprise to all who know my work, as I am NOT...
By: DeandrasCrafts

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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/
Super Simple Dog Biscuits! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/II1F/HT5CS308/FQUII1FHT5CS308.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/II1F/HT5CS308/FQUII1FHT5CS308.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQU/II1F/HT5CS308/FQUII1FHT5CS308.SMALL.jpg shyanna05 It was a learning experience to figure out the exact proportions to get the right consistency, but I'm proud to share my final recipe! These are super simple, with few ingredients and freedom to add any ingredients that you see fit or that your pet loves! These biscuits have been tested (and found t...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:34:09 PDT
Puppy Wardrobe http://www.instructables.com/id/Puppy-Wardrobe/
Puppy Wardrobe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/RWTV/HT2U0BFF/FMYRWTVHT2U0BFF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/RWTV/HT2U0BFF/FMYRWTVHT2U0BFF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMY/RWTV/HT2U0BFF/FMYRWTVHT2U0BFF.SMALL.jpg boddhi15 For Christmas I made my girlfriend a wardrobe for her puppy (a shih tzu with more clothes than me).  This is my first instructable, so bear with me.  I may have left out steps or been imprecise with measurements.  If so, please comment and I will attempt to answer any questions.  Planning To beg...
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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/
How to make a (no-sew) pet bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/G48L/HOUGGY7M/F7JG48LHOUGGY7M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/G48L/HOUGGY7M/F7JG48LHOUGGY7M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/G48L/HOUGGY7M/F7JG48LHOUGGY7M.SMALL.jpg elewis03 When my boyfriend and I were in Kentucky, his mom gave me a boat load of fabric. She gave me three or so yards of this awesome, fuzzy, purple, cheetah-print which I thought would be perfect for a cat bed! I made it for my friend's cats and one of them actually liked it... Unlike the other cat, but t...
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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/
Cat Ramp Ladder Thingy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/XHM3/HSVT98PX/FK8XHM3HSVT98PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/XHM3/HSVT98PX/FK8XHM3HSVT98PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/XHM3/HSVT98PX/FK8XHM3HSVT98PX.SMALL.jpg roballoba I wanted a cat door for my cats to get in to the house whenever they like. I didn't want to have an easy access for anyone else. The solution was to put a cat door upstairs so they can climb up to the roof and into the upper window cat door. They could climb a tree, and have been doing so for a whi...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:42:56 PDT
Reversible Dog Coat http://www.instructables.com/id/Reversible-Dog-Coat/
Reversible Dog Coat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/P9V3/HPRIDQVZ/F6YP9V3HPRIDQVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/P9V3/HPRIDQVZ/F6YP9V3HPRIDQVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Y/P9V3/HPRIDQVZ/F6YP9V3HPRIDQVZ.SMALL.jpg ryeomans1 Dogs like to be stylish too!  How about a coat that can be reversed?   You could do a fall print on one side and one the other a winter print, or as I have done  two prints of your own choosing!   Here"s a simple sewing pattern for a dog coat that is reversible.  Simple sewing skills and supplies ...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:11:50 PST
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
Cat Enclosure http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Enclosure-1/
Cat Enclosure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/YKMX/HI3TZ3DV/FCEYKMXHI3TZ3DV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/YKMX/HI3TZ3DV/FCEYKMXHI3TZ3DV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/YKMX/HI3TZ3DV/FCEYKMXHI3TZ3DV.SMALL.jpg gam cad My parents recently got a third cat, and it became too much of a hassle to keep track of them outside so I decided to make an outdoor cat enclosure. This instructable will take you through all the necessary steps to create mine or your own cat enclosure. The cage is made up of a schedule-40 pvc fram...
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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/
No-Sew Pet Bed with Cardboard Bolsters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/HV72/HFD197Q3/F19HV72HFD197Q3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/HV72/HFD197Q3/F19HV72HFD197Q3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/HV72/HFD197Q3/F19HV72HFD197Q3.SMALL.jpg wilgubeast So, I got a puppy a few months ago. After spending a few bucks on store-bought dog beds that the puppy viewed as giant chew toys, it seemed like a cheaper option to put something together myself. And so the no-sew pet bed was born. Design features: replaceable fleece cover cardboard bolst...
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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/
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
Automatic fish tank feeder // Alimentador automatico para pescera http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-fish-tank-feeder-Alimentador-automati/
Automatic fish tank feeder // Alimentador automatico para pescera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/PUF8/HD4VG4IY/F2QPUF8HD4VG4IY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/PUF8/HD4VG4IY/F2QPUF8HD4VG4IY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/PUF8/HD4VG4IY/F2QPUF8HD4VG4IY.SMALL.jpg Dardaro Introduccion This is a daily timed, vibro-feeder for my turtles, easy and nice. was think for feed my turtles when i am not in home // Este es un alimetador vibratorio Programado, diario para mis tortugas , fácil y bonito, bueno no tan bonito. pensado en alimentar a mis tortugas cuando queden sol...
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Wed, 20 Feb 2013 12:48:35 PST
Catnip Conversation Hearts http://www.instructables.com/id/Catnip-Conversation-Hearts/
Catnip Conversation Hearts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/QR44/HCJO6EZ4/F1JQR44HCJO6EZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/QR44/HCJO6EZ4/F1JQR44HCJO6EZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1J/QR44/HCJO6EZ4/F1JQR44HCJO6EZ4.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Treat your kittens this Valentine's or any day with catnip conversation hearts.  Modeled after Valentine's Day candy hearts substituted with lolcats phrases, these hearts are the perfect way to show your feline friend you love them too.  It just takes some felt, catnip, batting, and rudimentarty sew...
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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/
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