Instructables: exploring - living - pets http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:06:46 PDT BLOX v1.01 Litter box poop detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Litter-box-poop-detector/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 04:37:56 PDT
Interchangeable/breakaway fishing lure cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Interchangeablebreakaway-fishing-lure-cat-toy/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:38:08 PDT
Cardboard Cat Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Cardboard-Cat-Bed/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:40:31 PDT
Fish Tank Dividers http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Tank-Dividers/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:00:58 PDT
Ultimate Cat Fisher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Cat-Fisher/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:31:21 PDT
How To Name Your Lizard http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Name-Your-Lizard/
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:11:12 PDT
Purr-fect Cat Popsicles http://www.instructables.com/id/Purr-fact-Cat-Popsicles/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:46:42 PDT
How to find the right dog breed for you! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-find-the-right-dog-breed-for-you/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 21:43:24 PDT
How To Make A Paracord Dog Collar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Paracord-Dog-Collar-1/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 21:28:58 PDT
Mario themed cat toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-themed-cat-toy/
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 14:04:59 PDT
Twine Cat Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Twine-Cat-Toys/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:34:13 PDT
Simple, Cheap, Comfy home for cats http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Comfy-home-for-cats/
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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:10:11 PDT
To take care of a parakeet http://www.instructables.com/id/To-take-care-of-a-parakeet/
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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:50:54 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
Peanut Butter Honey Carrot Cake for Dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Peanut-Butter-Honey-Carrot-Cake-for-Dogs/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 10:06:59 PDT
Iguana Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Iguana-Cage/
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 08:20:30 PDT
How To Care For Fantails http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Care-For-Fantails/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 09:54:31 PDT
Dog Car Harness Safety Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Car-Harness-Safety-Seat/
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Tue, 8 Apr 2014 09:00:25 PDT
Kid and Dog Safe Car Litter Tray http://www.instructables.com/id/Kid-and-Dog-Safe-Car-Litter-Tray/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 23:53:14 PDT
Classy Cat Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Classy-Cat-Tower/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 13:57:02 PDT
DIY cat shampoo http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cat-shampoo/
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 16:17:10 PDT
Easy PVC Chicken Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-PVC-Chicken-Feeder/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 17:11:01 PDT
How To Make A Rat Happy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Rat-Happy/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 11:07:43 PDT
Build a Pet Agility http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Pet-Agility/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/EQYN/HTLE9UKF/FLBEQYNHTLE9UKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/EQYN/HTLE9UKF/FLBEQYNHTLE9UKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLB/EQYN/HTLE9UKF/FLBEQYNHTLE9UKF.SMALL.jpg Finger44   After long walks with our dogs we realized that they were still very exited! we tried to find a solution to make them become tierd .. We then tried to make them jump over little branches during the walks and most of them seemed to enjoy it. While we arrived home we were thinking how to creat ou...
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 08:03:25 PDT
DIY dog bag dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-dog-bag-dispenser/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 11:12:52 PDT
Outdoor Litter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-Litter-Box-1/
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 07:54:30 PDT
Paracord Dog Leash or Lead http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Dog-Leash-or-Lead/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 05:38:15 PDT
PinkStick http://www.instructables.com/id/PinkStick/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 00:21:31 PDT
The BlueBox: a portable origami dog bowl that works! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-BlueBox/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 23:00:50 PDT
Dog Toy for the perfect pup. http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Toy-for-the-perfect-pup/
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Tue, 1 Apr 2014 12:35:59 PDT
How To Make A Cat Treat Holder For Your Hamster/guineapig http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Boredom-Breaker-For-Your-Hamster/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 07:22:40 PDT
Pet Suit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pet-Suit/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:26:12 PDT
Collar keeper http://www.instructables.com/id/Collar-keeper/
Collar keeper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/GAOZ/HTDSOPVZ/FGXGAOZHTDSOPVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/GAOZ/HTDSOPVZ/FGXGAOZHTDSOPVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGX/GAOZ/HTDSOPVZ/FGXGAOZHTDSOPVZ.SMALL.jpg Bryalba My Chihuahua has always had a sensitive part of her neck where the buckle of her collar rubs against her fur causing hair loss and irritation. After trying out several collars with buckles I came up with a idea for a small leather piece that I call her collar keeper that fits just behind the buckl...
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:18:21 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
Bad Breath Gone Good http://www.instructables.com/id/Bad-Breath-Gone-Good/
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Sat, 29 Mar 2014 15:29:29 PDT
Red Mites - Organic Poultry - 3 Solutions. Traitement pou rouge. Tratamiento de los ├ícaros rojos http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Mites-Organic-Poultry-3-Solutions-Traitement-p/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/8FLN/HT9AX0CE/FNQ8FLNHT9AX0CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/8FLN/HT9AX0CE/FNQ8FLNHT9AX0CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNQ/8FLN/HT9AX0CE/FNQ8FLNHT9AX0CE.SMALL.jpg Pavlovafowl My hens treat red mite like aperitif snacks but this time there were rather too many! Three ways to deal with red mite aka Dermanyssus gallinae that have always worked for me and you get to play with 2 elemental forces. Mes poules traitent les poux rouges comme amuse-bouches, mais cette fois elles é...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:10:17 PDT
How To Potty Train A Puppy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Potty-Train-A-Puppy/
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:07:28 PDT
T Shirt Dog Toy With Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/T-Shirt-Dog-Toy-With-Ball/
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:10:52 PDT
real looking cat climbing tree http://www.instructables.com/id/real-looking-cat-climbing-tree/
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:27:07 PDT
Dog Car Seat Covers http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Car-Seat-Covers/
Dog Car Seat Covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/2SFE/HT7P4IAJ/FEV2SFEHT7P4IAJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/2SFE/HT7P4IAJ/FEV2SFEHT7P4IAJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/2SFE/HT7P4IAJ/FEV2SFEHT7P4IAJ.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design After balls and food, car seat covers are probably the my most important pet accessory. With 180 pounds of dog riding behind me, my car can be a pretty big mess. So I need seat protectors that are durable and easy to take off and on and not so expensive that I'm going to worry about them. The car se...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:11:56 PDT
Gluten-Free Dog Treats http://www.instructables.com/id/Gluten-Free-Dog-Treats/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:27:02 PDT
Updating pet tag - Easy,quick,& cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Updating-pet-tag-Easyquick-cheap/
Updating pet tag - Easy,quick,& cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/L24M/HT73M1VT/F87L24MHT73M1VT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/L24M/HT73M1VT/F87L24MHT73M1VT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F87/L24M/HT73M1VT/F87L24MHT73M1VT.SMALL.jpg pizzidave This occurred to me when my phone number changed and the other information on my pets' tag was still correct. It is simple, cost effective, and weatherproof (so far, they had them a few months like this.) The best part is that it can be done with things you will probably already have in your home.  ...
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:22:57 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
Teaching dogs to walk/run on treadmill http://www.instructables.com/id/Teaching-dogs-to-walkrun-on-treadmill/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:53:49 PDT
Cat or Dog Spring Dress http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-or-Dog-Spring-Dress/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:53:35 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
Heated Dog Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Heated-Dog-Bed/
Heated Dog Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/JLPT/HT5CR90E/FYKJLPTHT5CR90E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/JLPT/HT5CR90E/FYKJLPTHT5CR90E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYK/JLPT/HT5CR90E/FYKJLPTHT5CR90E.SMALL.jpg Ninzerbean My wiener dog Possum Bean is a show stopper because of his unusual color. But all of the attention he gets has a downside because people have just about petted most of the fur right off of him. He shivers from even the slightest cold weather, so making a heated dog bed for him was the answer. Yes,...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 09:02:03 PDT
Safe and healthy rodent pinata http://www.instructables.com/id/Safe-and-healthy-rodent-pinata/
Safe and healthy rodent pinata - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/09LN/HT2U0OYH/FW809LNHT2U0OYH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/09LN/HT2U0OYH/FW809LNHT2U0OYH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW8/09LN/HT2U0OYH/FW809LNHT2U0OYH.SMALL.jpg peter---peter This instructable will show you how to make a delicious treat and toy for your small pet! Also it's not dangerous because it's coffee filter, so not with alot of chemicals in case they eat the paper to. The rat you see is my rat Oki, my other rat Doki is somewhere in the tube. Material: -Coffee fil...
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 08:35:36 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