Instructables: exploring - living - pets http://www.instructables.com Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:25:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fishtank isolation for winter http://www.instructables.com/id/Fishtank-isolation-for-winter/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:45:13 PDT
Proper Cat Ownership, Care, Training, Tips, and Tricks http://www.instructables.com/id/Proper-Cat-Ownership-Care-Training-Tips-and-Tricks/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:46:20 PDT
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
Let's Make Your Newly-Adopted Cat Trust You http://www.instructables.com/id/Lets-Make-Your-Newly-Adopted-Cat-Trust-You/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19:20:15 PDT
Easily Maintain Aquarium Water Level (version 1) http://www.instructables.com/id/Easily-Maintain-Aquarium-Water-Level-version-1/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:43:09 PDT
3D Jointed Puppy Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Jointed-Puppy-Dog/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:03:35 PDT
High Tech Aquarium LED Lighting for LESS http://www.instructables.com/id/High-Tech-Aquarium-LED-Lighting-for-LESS/
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:01:07 PDT
The Betta Garden - 5 Gallon Aquaponics System http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Betta-Garden-5-Gallon-Aquaponics-System/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 21:11:17 PDT
Heavy Duty Washable Pet Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Washable-Pet-Bed/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 20:04:22 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
How To Prepare Healthy Homemade Food For Your Cat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Prepare-Healthy-Homemade-Food-For-Your-Cat/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:48:26 PDT
Bimini Style Dog Boat Seat ($25 Max, 1 Hour) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bimini-Style-Dog-Boat-Seat-25-Max-1-Hour/
Bimini Style Dog Boat Seat ($25 Max, 1 Hour) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/B5P0/I8G5TBLP/FP5B5P0I8G5TBLP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/B5P0/I8G5TBLP/FP5B5P0I8G5TBLP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/B5P0/I8G5TBLP/FP5B5P0I8G5TBLP.SMALL.jpg MulletFarm Many (most) offshore boats in Florida are equipped with "leanin' posts" instead of seats behind the wheel so people can stand to absorb shock from waves and to get a better field of view while driving.Dogs love riding in the boat but there was no way to keep them from falling off the back of the pos...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:41:28 PDT
Cat Toy Massager http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-Toy-Massager/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:46:34 PDT
Pull Dog Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Pull-Dog-Toy/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:49:40 PDT
Pumpkin Cake for Dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Cake-for-Dogs/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:28:23 PDT
Train Your Fishes to Eat From Your Hand http://www.instructables.com/id/Train-Your-Fishes-to-Eat-From-Your-Hand/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:48:48 PDT
Knitted dog ball that helps clean their teeth http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-dog-ball-that-helps-clean-their-teeth/
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 19:44:15 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
Business Dog Outfit http://www.instructables.com/id/Business-Dog-Outfit/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20:36:10 PDT
Dog Treats http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Treats-1/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 08:07:59 PDT
Caring for orphaned kittens http://www.instructables.com/id/Caring-for-orphaned-kittens/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 06:48:07 PDT
How to prepare when your cat gives birth http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-prepare-when-your-cat-gives-birth/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 17:54:44 PDT
Aquarium Cover - Laser Cut http://www.instructables.com/id/laser-printed-fish-tank-lid/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 09:28:06 PDT
How To Pick Healthy Treats For Your Dog http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Pick-Healthy-Treats-For-Your-Dog/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 09:08:07 PDT
Handling A New Dog On Its First Night http://www.instructables.com/id/Handling-A-New-Dog-On-Its-First-Night/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 09:08:07 PDT
Dog LED collar improvement http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-LED-collar-improvement/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 08:43:34 PDT
Cat-O-Matic Sensory Playhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Cat-O-Matic-Sensory-Playhouse/
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 07:21:59 PDT
Automated Littlebits Dog Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Littlebits-Dog-Feeder/
Automated Littlebits Dog Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/NNC9/I86P7JOF/FOXNNC9I86P7JOF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/NNC9/I86P7JOF/FOXNNC9I86P7JOF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/NNC9/I86P7JOF/FOXNNC9I86P7JOF.SMALL.jpg Izzypop2 Hi there! In this Instructable, I hope to show you how to build a relatively simple dog/cat feeder. Parts Of The Feeder There are 3 main parts of the feeder. The storage container, the dispensing belt, and the delivery chute. Essentially, the food stays in the storage container until the dispens...
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Tue, 7 Apr 2015 01:55:08 PDT
Hungry Cat Tin Can Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Hungry-Cat-Tin-Can-Feeder/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 21:25:32 PDT
Chicken Waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Waterer-1/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 17:15:45 PDT
No-Sew Doggie Blankey http://www.instructables.com/id/No-Sew-Doggie-Blankey/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 10:52:27 PDT
Automatic hog waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-hog-waterer/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 10:31:29 PDT
Paracord Cat Toy http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Cat-Toy/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 19:58:03 PDT
Dog Leash from Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Dog-Leash-from-Paracord/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 18:41:18 PDT
Simple Flea Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Flea-Technique/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 10:05:19 PDT
How to Set Up a Reptile Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Set-Up-a-Reptile-Terrarium/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 22:30:01 PDT
Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs http://www.instructables.com/id/Easter-Egg-Hunt-for-Dogs/
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 11:45:04 PDT
Chick Water Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Chick-Water-Dispenser/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:50:37 PDT
DIY Cat Toilet / Potty Trainer Sturdy and Re-usable! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cat-Toilet-Potty-Trainer-Sturdy-and-Re-usable/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:38:05 PDT
72 hour Emergency Fish Tank Heater for $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/72-hour-Emergency-Fish-Tank-Heater-for-1/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:06:38 PDT
easy window shelf for cats and other light uses like a garden. http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-window-shelf-for-cats-and-other-light-uses-li/
easy window shelf for cats and other light uses like a garden. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V3TE/I7SVWK5J/FCQV3TEI7SVWK5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V3TE/I7SVWK5J/FCQV3TEI7SVWK5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCQ/V3TE/I7SVWK5J/FCQV3TEI7SVWK5J.SMALL.jpg 2nup350 I have two cats . There is exactly one window on the ground floor that faces south. That makes it irresistible to them, and it is also the place where I want my kitchen table. Here is my solution, a shelf that hangs from the window ledge and does not put holes in the wall that the landlord might not...
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:08:30 PDT
DIY Bunny Ears http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bunny-Ears/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 13:57:56 PDT
Super Mario Cat Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Cat-Box/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:32:34 PDT
Acrylic Terrarium Makeover with UV Faux Mushroom Platforms http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-Terrarium-Makeover-with-UV-Faux-Mushroom-P/
Acrylic Terrarium Makeover with UV Faux Mushroom Platforms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/YKCV/I7RGAP5J/FGAYKCVI7RGAP5J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/YKCV/I7RGAP5J/FGAYKCVI7RGAP5J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/YKCV/I7RGAP5J/FGAYKCVI7RGAP5J.SMALL.jpg ashleyjlong In its 20 years my acrylic tank has housed a variety of fresh and salt water fish, including seahorses, and for the last year it has been home to my two hermit crabs, Snake Pliskin and Handi-Crab. Knowing how much hermit crabs like to climb, the vertical format allows them a nice sea fan and choll...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 09:50:59 PDT
Simple Dog Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Dog-Toys/
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:11:52 PDT
How to Give a Cat Liquid Medicine http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Give-a-Cat-Liquid-Medicine/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:46:21 PDT
Automatic Chicken Door Opener with PICAXE http://www.instructables.com/id/Chicken-Automatic-Door-Opener-with-PICAXE/
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:13:16 PDT
Easy Parrot's Toy From Recycled Puzzle Pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Parrots-Toy-From-Recycled-Puzzle-Pieces/
Easy Parrot's Toy From Recycled Puzzle Pieces - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/HPB8/I7MXK10V/FE2HPB8I7MXK10V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/HPB8/I7MXK10V/FE2HPB8I7MXK10V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/HPB8/I7MXK10V/FE2HPB8I7MXK10V.SMALL.jpg Hylian Mom If your cockatiel is anything like mine he loves to chew on anything he can get his sharp little beak on. He demolishes his toys, and everything; else including furniture, blinds, window panes, and walls. Buying and re-buying toys for a bird like this can get quite pricey but he loves these recycled...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:33:47 PDT
Handy Dandy Hamster Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Handy-Dandy-Hamster-Holder/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:55:39 PDT