Instructables: exploring - living - pets - toy - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:12:28 PDT BLOX v1.01 Crinkly Cat Toy from Umbrella Cover http://www.instructables.com/id/Crinkly-Cat-Toy-from-Umbrella-Cover/
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Wed, 2 Jul 2014 14:35:28 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
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
Easy Upcycled Tshirt to Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Upcycled-Tshirt-to-Dog-Toy/
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 09:22:28 PDT
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
Catnip Cat Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Catnip-Cat-Toys/
Catnip Cat Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/X0UY/H685B4M8/F6BX0UYH685B4M8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/X0UY/H685B4M8/F6BX0UYH685B4M8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6B/X0UY/H685B4M8/F6BX0UYH685B4M8.SMALL.jpg BunnyLover1019 These cat toys are easy to make and my cats go crazy over them.  You Will Need Fleece Fabric (Remnants are perfect) Polyester Fiber A Sewing Needle Embroidery Floss Catnip Scissors Cut the Fleece Cut the fleece in a square (doesn't have to be perfect) to twice the size you want to make the cat...
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Fri, 24 Aug 2012 09:44:31 PDT
Magnetic Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Cat-Toy/
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 22:09:44 PDT
Feather-on-a-Stick Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Feather-on-a-Stick-Cat-Toy/
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 19:47:12 PST
Knotty Mouse for Good Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Knotty-Mouse-for-Good-Cats/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 07:48:15 PDT
Stimulate Your Cat with the KittyLand Puzzle Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Stimulate-Your-Cat-with-the-KittyLand-Puzzle-Cente/
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Thu, 4 Aug 2011 22:43:00 PDT
"Indestructible" Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestructible-Dog-Toy/
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Sat, 23 Jul 2011 00:01:19 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
easy to make Gerbil toy http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-to-make-Gerbil-toy/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2009 14:24:43 PDT
Motion Sensor Cat Toy (endless fun... literally) http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Sensor-Cat-Toy-endless-fun-literally/
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Sun, 8 Mar 2009 14:48:03 PDT
Cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Cats/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/2RJ6/FNNK1RE0/FK92RJ6FNNK1RE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/2RJ6/FNNK1RE0/FK92RJ6FNNK1RE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/2RJ6/FNNK1RE0/FK92RJ6FNNK1RE0.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides Everybody loves cats. Our domesticated feline friends have captured our hearts, imaginations and mice for much of civilized history. In turn, we have provided them with food, shelter, kitty litter, snack treats, toys and silly costumes. We have taken countless photographs of them and even have a spe...
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