Instructables: exploring - living - dog Mon, 26 Jan 2015 04:32:51 PST BLOX v1.01 Dog's Water Bucket Heater
Dog's Water Bucket Heater - More DIY How To Projects]]> walter.warren1 If you live in an area with cold winters and have a need for an outdoor water bucket for a dog, you know that keeping it free of ice in the winter is a problem. I'd seen simple little heaters like this used in chicken coops, and decided to see if it would work to keep our dog's water bucket thawed. ...
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 06:42:17 PST
How To Make a Doggie Wheelchair
How To Make a Doggie Wheelchair - More DIY How To Projects]]> HowToLou Doggie Wheelchairs cost around $200. You can easily make your own for $25.
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 14:35:55 PST
towel dog
towel dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> seleniebeanie67 A quick, easy & inexpensive little gift you can make for someone using just a simple dish, hand or bath towel...cost of project: as little as $1 plus change. Gather Materials: - Dish, hand or bath towel (pictured above is a hand/small dish towel)- ribbon- strong twine or fishing line (the more in...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 20:40:25 PST
LED Dog Leash
LED Dog Leash - More DIY How To Projects]]> allie.fauer Winter months bring cold weather along with shorter days and earlier sunsets. While this causes me to want to hide in my house under a gigantic blanket, it does not stop my Dad and my 13 year old Cockapoo Toby from going on long walks in the cold after dark.Recently I was driving home at night and I...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 19:50:51 PST
Build a Cat House
Build a Cat House - More DIY How To Projects]]> tiggeroush2 We will need one plastic tub, foam, and a small blanket.We will also nee something to cut the tub with.We cut the hole in the tub 5"X5".Only cut the bottom and two side of the hole. Do not cut the top off. Bend the flap up. This will block the rain from coming in. We then put in some foam to kee...
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Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:37:30 PST
How to make Head Nod In Dogs!
How to make Head Nod In Dogs! - More DIY How To Projects]]> ishiyasu This dog’s head will wiggle on its body. Like snoopy,it is very cute! ​White side up White side up, fold in half diagonally and unfold. Fold top point down Fold top point down to the bottom point. Fold bottom point of top Fold bottom point of top layer up to the center foldededge. Fold bo...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 17:13:52 PST
Nora's House and Jacket
Nora's House and Jacket - More DIY How To Projects]]> Stefan Gales We found Nora in February 2007.I did this for her because she loved to spend a few hours outside with our other dogs. Nora's Jacket Because it was winter, I made her a jacket from the sleeve of a sweater. Nora's House I built a little house out of a cardboard box, egg cartons and plastic wrap....
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:36:14 PST
Doghouse Beach House DIY - Using Recycled/Repurposed Materials
Doghouse Beach House DIY - Using Recycled/Repurposed Materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> Craft Klatch I was asked if I would make a dog related craft. I gave it some thought and decided I wanted to stretch my crafting chops and make a doghouse. This is by far the largest project I have tried. I wanted it to be a Key West beach house inspired doghouse - like someone built a colorful cottage, righ...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 07:01:00 PST
Tonto dog rider costume
Tonto dog rider costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> mikeasaurus Based off the western movie The Lone Ranger, this tiny sidekick Tonto was made to ride on the back of my dog, making her look like a horse. My version may look a little different than the one from the movie, but is recognizable immediately (and insanely adorable).Using a doll figurine as the base mo...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:37:05 PDT
Dog Costume Fashion Show
Dog Costume Fashion Show - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Steph Show In this video Hank is modelling 20 of his favourite costumes and dress-up outfits! Let me know which ones are your favourites! Note: To make the Sheep Costume Hank is wearing in the intro, cut styrofoam balls in half and glue them to one of your dog's old, white t-shirts using a glue gun. Thanks fo...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:31:48 PDT
Dog Sling DIY & GIVEAWAY - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Steph Show Hey everyone! I'm also giving away 3 of the dog slings that I made in this video so if you would like to win one, just leave me a comment on my YouTube page below this video, telling me that you want to win it and what kind of dog you have! Here is the direct link to this video on my YouTube Channel...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:59:07 PDT
Canine Couture
Canine Couture - More DIY How To Projects]]> bxbabe708 Wearable bling for your dog, cat, or even yourself! Materials & Step 1 Aluminum foil-lined cookie sheetHot Glue Gun1 Silk Flower1 Length of 1/4" Elastic Band1 Circle of Felt1 Gemstone1 CollarUsing the foil-lined cookie sheet as your work surface, pre-heat your hot glue gun. Using your dog's ...
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:14:24 PDT
Wash Your Dog
Wash Your Dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> 103366 Hey everyone today I will show you how to wash your dog this is very simpleDisclaimer of some sort--I'm sorry for not posting something sooner I've been really busy again sorry and I needed something simple to post Gather Your Materials You will needDog Dog soap(you can get this in the pet aisle...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:36:09 PDT
"Jeweled" Dog Collar from an Old Belt
"Jeweled" Dog Collar from an Old Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rhonda Chase Design Leather dog collars are so expensive, but my beasts like to have something nice to wear. Since someone in my house always seems to be wearing out a belt, I thought I would try some reuse and make my own collars. This design uses epoxy to make dog proof faux jewels for decoration. Get a Belt Here...
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:51:37 PDT
Dog Birthday "Cake"
Dog Birthday "Cake" - More DIY How To Projects]]> creativesocialworker Supplies- Small spring form pan (I used a 6 inch one)- 2 cups dry dog kibble or treats- 1/2 cup+ peanut butter- 1/4 cup coconut oil (optional)- Dog's favorite foods- Cream cheese Prepare crust Prepare a crust (similar to a graham cracker crust of a cheese cake) by crushing dry dog kibble/treats a...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:13:06 PDT
Dog Location Light
Dog Location Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> badbradmx Very basic idea here, what with the nights drawing in and me now owning a dog I realised she was quite difficult to spot in the dark. So along came the idea of a light for her to have on her collar so I can see where she is at a glance across the field. photos to follow. Part etc. 1. clip on bik...
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Wed, 8 Oct 2014 09:54:18 PDT
Simple height-adjustable dog hurdles
Simple height-adjustable dog hurdles - More DIY How To Projects]]> konovalov Don't throw out your old trestles and instead turn them into height-adjustable hurdles to train your dog (or cat/guinea pig/etc.). A very quick build to help spent extra time with your pet. Supplies and equipment This build can be accomplished with a wide variety of tools, but since my budget is ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:26:41 PDT
Cheap Safe Dog Car Seat
Cheap Safe Dog Car Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> wmusser This dog car seat cost me about $12 for materials. Looking on Amazon or at local stores they can run at the cheapest $35 going up over $100. I was determined to make my own dog car seat that my dog could be safe and secure in but have enough room to sit, stand, or even lay down. I can trust it en...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:19:13 PDT
How To Balloon Twist
How To Balloon Twist - More DIY How To Projects]]> travderose Hi, my name’s Trav. I’m a balloon twister (technically a balloonologist) at Downtown Disney in California. I also do many other events and parties. I was trained for about 4 months to make balloons and have spent the past 4 years refining and improving my skills learning over 350 different balloo...
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:30:25 PDT
Dog pillow with old sweater and pillow and swim noodle
Dog pillow with old sweater and pillow and swim noodle - More DIY How To Projects]]> SparkySolar I made JD a dog pillow by stuffing an old Sweather. I cut off the 2 arms, Nothing goes to waste . he will get 2 more Sweather and 4 woolen boots from itOnly Trouble he weights only a I came up with8 lbs and rolls off his pillow at nightwatch what Idea I came up with I found a blue noodle in my...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:15:46 PDT
Pallet Dog Bed
Pallet Dog Bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> lingle227 I was building a Queen sized bed and headboard from the following tutorial.When I looked down and noticed that I had plenty of scraps left over to make my new puppy (Packets) a miniature version of my bed. I didn't have all the tools to properly plane pallet wood, so I opted to buy pine from Lowe's ...
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:22:54 PDT
Mobile Dog House
Mobile Dog House - More DIY How To Projects]]> Roughley I have always been amazed at how much a decent dog house can cost you from the pet store. Build a nice dog house that works better, lasts longer and is mobile? Challenge accepted. Measure your mutt We got my dog Zelda when she was about a year old from the pound. Being our first dog we didn't hav...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 08:48:45 PDT
Sweet Dog Hammock
Sweet Dog Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ticktockproductions My wife and I were ambling around our local farmers market when we saw someone selling dog hammocks for $25. We thought it was a great idea but then we weren't going to spend that kind of money on pvc pipe and fabric. The reason we need a dog hammock is pretty simple. Rufus and I love to sit on our ...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 16:37:22 PDT
Dog shirt from an Adult fleece shirt
Dog shirt from an Adult fleece shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> SparkySolar See above I have the smallest Toy Poodle Hybrid , When Fall comes around and the Quilsmake it onto my bed again , He is under the covers shivering.I saw this ? At DYIAnd I thought this is something I would be able to make for my Puppyeven While working nights I am in no way taking credit fo...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:25:42 PDT
Dremel your dog’s nails
Dremel your dog’s nails - More DIY How To Projects]]> s.jensen Benefits to using a Dremel to trim your dog’s nails include less pain for your dog, as well as smooth, rounded nails.(thanks to Omaha Maker Group for their encouragement to publish this article, which we discussed during a recent Dremel project night) Make it a happy event! Start acclimating you...
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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:05:25 PDT
Auto Pet Feeder
Auto Pet Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jochefor This is a tutorial on how to build an auto pet feeder. You can use it for your dog, your cat, your horse, or any animal you want to feed. I build it because my dog was having trouble to eat, and was getting really skinny so I want her to have food available all the time. I build this and discovered ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:08:50 PDT
Dog Deterrent Trash Can
Dog Deterrent Trash Can - More DIY How To Projects]]> 1024 Web Solutions Dog Deterrent Trash CanMy wife rescued a dog some time back. The dog had lived on the street for a while before we came to be the owners. The dog had a nasty habit of getting into our trash can, all the time, I tried all sorts of remedies but they were annoying to say the least. 1st we put the trash...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:57:52 PDT
Loom Band Dog Collar Revamp
Loom Band Dog Collar Revamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> doodledoos hello! so firstly the story(ies) behind this instructable...I was browsing one of my favourite users profiles, when I saw a loomed dog collar, and thought it was Awesome (with a capital A), but as the author said, you couldn't walk your dog on it, some dogs would destroy it and I knew it wouldn't wo...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:40:44 PDT
New Rabbit Condo Upgrade
New Rabbit Condo Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rabbits R us Hey guys, I haven't posted an instructable in a long time. So here is Oreo's cage newly improved. And now, Oreo has been living with me for 4 great months. The Beginning Of The Upgrade So, instead of newspaper for the floors, I first used cardboard and made a design in the middle. So first, what ...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:14:09 PDT
Make a Pet Feeding Station
Make a Pet Feeding Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Steph Show This is a new method I came up with for setting up my dog, Hank's, food and water dishes. Hope you like it! xo Steph :)
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 14:43:15 PDT
Easy No-sew Recycled Dog T-shirt
Easy No-sew Recycled Dog T-shirt - More DIY How To Projects]]> mharris39 Attention Fosters & Rescue Groups! Need a cheap, quick, easy way to advertise that your dog is adoptable? This method uses no sewing! Using jersey t-shirt fabric means no hemming, and it stretches well to tie securely and fit many sizes of pups.Materials:1 - old t-shirt, preferably blank1 - set o...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:35:03 PDT
Crocheted Beagle
Crocheted Beagle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Serodie Beagle Freedom Project is a mission to rescue beagles used in animal experimentation in research laboratories and give them a chance at life in a loving forever home. : this is an organization I feel very strong about. Materials Needed:Worsted Weight 4 ply yar...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:11:18 PDT
Improved: Peanut Butter Happy Dog Biscuits
Improved: Peanut Butter Happy Dog Biscuits - More DIY How To Projects]]> ttowngirl Our dog loves his "cookies," but one day his "daddy" got the cheap boring smaller dog cookies that had no flavor. Here is a way to improve on flavoring your cheaper dog biscuits to make a more palatable treat. *Remember to take into consideration any allergies your pup may have.* Recipe And Setup ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:04:15 PDT
How To Draw An Adorable Dog
How To Draw An Adorable Dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> -Salamanda- Hey y'all, this is a quick and generally easy tutorial on how to draw a little chihuahua. This is my first instructable, so please let me know how it is and how I can improve. :) Step 1: A Pretty Basic Shape Lightly sketch an oval, with a somewhat flat top and bottom. This will be the main part ...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 21:33:54 PDT
2D Glue Sculptures!
2D Glue Sculptures! - More DIY How To Projects]]> lalomoreno Have you ever wondered how pros make those awesome glue sculptures? I know I have! I searched everywhere for instructions but I couldn't find anything, So I decided to create a method myself that actually worked. After working with hot glue and creating millions of failures, I finally found a way to...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 16:50:08 PDT
Old crate Doggy bed
Old crate Doggy bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> alecvanwyk37 Very simple yet effective doggy bed Find a nice large crate This is a crate used in the automotive industry so it was fairly clean already, I measured the first 3 slats up and just cut through the supports. It was quite heavy so I had to call in the heavy lifters :) Smooth edges Use a belt...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 02:05:39 PDT
WolfPack: Large-Dog Carrier
WolfPack: Large-Dog Carrier - More DIY How To Projects]]> leevonk I assembled a system to transport my 65 pound dog, Sasha. This system provides solutions to all the important aspects involved in taking her to the park where I play sports, all in a minimalist, multi-use package. (1) dog transportation to the park by bike.(2) Easily anchoring a long leash into the ...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 07:11:07 PDT
QR code dog collar tutorial, test video
QR code dog collar tutorial, test video - More DIY How To Projects]]> planetleak Check the tutorial video. The keychain The fastest, cheap way to find a lost dog address.Almost everyone have smarthpone. When your dog run away, the person who find, just scan the qr code from the collar, and immediately see the dog name, address or if you give, your phone number. Part list:...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:25:10 PDT
Remove skunk smell from Fido
Remove skunk smell from Fido - More DIY How To Projects]]> cplace1 We have all smelled that horrible stench of skunk spray. But have you had the luxury of trying to get that smell out of Rovers fur? Tomato juice doesn't help but covers. And only for a short time. I have the cure all to rid Fido of that odorous perfume for good (or until he goes out to play with Pe ...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 08:06:45 PDT
German Shepherd pencil drawing
German Shepherd pencil drawing - More DIY How To Projects]]> ArtistCole This drawing was done by commission for a family who lost their dog for various reasons. it took five hours total to complete and was given to them as a surprise. I hope you enjoy this instructable. Step 1: Proportion, proportion, and proportion I cannot stress more how important it is to make s...
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 10:54:33 PDT
Retractable poopshovel
Retractable poopshovel - More DIY How To Projects]]> ashaderumeaux A dog is a man’s best friend they say, but if you have a dog you know that accidents do happen while walking out. No problem for some, just take out a dog waste bag, clean up the poop and throw it in the garbage bin. But what if you are in a wheelchair or just can’t bend down easily enough to reach ...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 09:10:37 PDT
Assistance dog light switches
Assistance dog light switches - More DIY How To Projects]]> u-two Hello, this Instructable will teach you how to create a small series production of customized light switches. It will demonstrate how to customise the switch, two different molding techniques and one casting method.This is a project assigned to us by Hachiko, an assistance dog training center. It wa...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 05:17:13 PDT
Detachable ball launcher
Detachable ball launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> lvandemaele This tennisball launcher is designed for a woman in a wheelchair that can't throw tennisballs far away to play and reward her dog. This launcher is inspired on a professional baseball/tennis ball thrower There are two wheels which are made to spin by one electromotor and two gears. The tennis ball i...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 02:15:24 PDT
Paw Print Leash Holder
Paw Print Leash Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> Welldweller As the proud parent of a newly adopted puppy, I could not be more thrilled to spoil him and show my love for my dog in my home. I looked through the wood section at my local Michaels hoping to find an unfinished wall mount rack. I didn't find anything even close, but I found the unfinished plaque se...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 02:01:01 PDT
Autumn Artwork
Autumn Artwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftalavista This is a cheap piece of art that your child will love hanging on their wall. Most of the items needed can be sourced in pound shops and parks.You Will Need30 cm Material Canvas (only £1 in Poundland)20 Leaves1 packets AcrylicPaint (only £1 in Poundland)buttonslollipop stickspaper (Black and brown/p...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 14:33:52 PDT
how to teach your dog to sit easely
how to teach your dog to sit easely - More DIY How To Projects]]> dani abou zamel I have a dog, and I know how hard it is to teach him how to sit ,so I decided to share my experience with you materials you will need -some treats -and of corse a dogtreats could be anything like his food or a bone or anything he likes how to behave you will need to spend some time with your d...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 11:11:43 PDT
Dog feeding aid
Dog feeding aid - More DIY How To Projects]]> Clotilde_Destrebecq Having a physical disability makes everyday things a real challenge. We created a product which makes it easier for the owner to feed his/her assistance dog. The owner wasn't able to feed his dog by himself. The dog has to pull the cord and only one portion of food will come out of the box. It is po...
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Tue, 20 May 2014 06:14:45 PDT
Cookie Machine for your dog
Cookie Machine for your dog - More DIY How To Projects]]> eline nobels Luc has an assistent dog. Every time his dog does something good he has to reward his dog. This can be done either by petting or giving a cookie. Unfortunately he can't reach his dog because he is in a wheelchair and can't move his arms much, giving a cookie is also very difficult.Therefore we made ...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 00:17:14 PDT
Dog Tag From Recycled Parts
Dog Tag From Recycled Parts - More DIY How To Projects]]> ctx1985 I wanted to make a cool little name tag for my doggy and started looking around to see what I had around the house/workshop. It ended up being a pretty fun and cool little weekend project!You can use any variation of parts. This is just what I used:-Bottle cap-Casting resin-Old watch parts-Some wire...
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Mon, 12 May 2014 03:02:43 PDT
Simple Way to Create a "Cats Only" Room
Simple Way to Create a "Cats Only" Room - More DIY How To Projects]]> kentdvm Sharing a home with both dogs and cats is awesome until your dog starts eating the cat's food and snacking in their litter pan. Soon you're grossed out, your dog is fat and the cat is annoyed with their lack of privacy. To solve this dilemma you need a "cats only" room and here's a simple way to d...
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Sun, 11 May 2014 09:31:24 PDT