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HOW TO TAKE CARE OF YOUR LARGE (boa) CONSTRICTOR: A THREAD. by Oliver Fenningbadge - Thu, 03 Mar 2016 18:29:00 EST ID:oEnIWN/0 No.32584 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Hey guys so I've had some awesome experiences raising this snake. She is really cool so I'm trying to make a really in depth post about how great they are and how you should have one.

  1. SHOULD I GET SNAKE

Yes. Constrictors are generally pretty chill people if they're raised in captivity and not fed in the same cage they're in. They are large, but that solves many problems about finding the snake. When they're 10 feet long you won't say "where's my snake" but rather "I found my snake" followed by the sentence "She was everywhere". They don't see people as food because of some weird long-standing evolutionary hoobajoop about not evolving to see people as prey and the tendencies of predators not to prey on other predators that are high in the trophic pyramid.

2. WHAT DO I FEED SNAKE

What you gotta feed them are rats and/or mice. When they are big you should always videotape the feeding of live rabbits to the snake so as to horrify everyone and make sure people think you're horrible.

The general rule is that if the snake looks like he's about to choke and that you don't think he/she will swallow it, it's good.

3. HOW DO I HOUSE SNAKE

Dude just put the snake down anywhere seriously. She'll go to a dark cozy place when it's light out, and will move about when it's dark out. I've left her in a paper bag near my computer for the last 2 days because it's warm here and she's just staying there.
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Phineas Peckleheg - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:38:10 EST ID:NPXAW1u2 No.33489 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>33488
>>33488
This is him now. I tamed him so he doesn't bite me.
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Phineas Peckleheg - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:40:30 EST ID:NPXAW1u2 No.33490 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33489
except he bit me before a feeding. Little shit got excited. That pic is him right before a shed if you notice the eyes.
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Alice Chemmerdotch - Thu, 24 Aug 2017 20:48:41 EST ID:GQne35e+ No.33496 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33490
do you take snake on a walk or anything? do you think they're happy living in a bag next to your computer?
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Reuben Bedgehat - Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:36:04 EST ID:WsmoR8HX No.33497 Ignore Report Quick Reply
poast moar snek
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Hamilton Bloggleshaw - Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:53:34 EST ID:t2jA1Cd2 No.33589 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33496
I would but the collar falls off.


Health Contest by Emma Durringspear - Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:43:04 EST ID:2sYh08NV No.33586 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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The other day I was thinking about dogs, and how humans invented dogs, and over the course of history bred a multitude of fucked up inbred genetic cul-de-sacs with lots of health issues. Often in the name of looking cute or funny (dachshunds, pugs, etc.). It has gotten so extreme that we have dog shows where stuck up faggots rank dogs based on how perfect they match the genetic defects of their shitty breed. In my opinion this is immoral and should be classed as animal abuse. I think all dog shows should be focused on health. Which dog has the best muscle tone, ease of breathing, athletic performance, etc. The beauty should come from its survivability and genetic strength, not how much it looks like a sausage. I'm kinda drunk so I dunno if I got this point out the way I wanted, but basically I think since Man made Dog we should be responsible for making Dog strong and healthy, not mutant pieces of shit that can't breathe or break their back hopping out of a car.
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Shit Beblingbet - Fri, 17 Nov 2017 02:32:51 EST ID:vgIsewrh No.33588 Ignore Report Quick Reply
yeah people rant about genetic engineering and then walk their dog thats face looks like it was hit by a shovel and cant breathe...or my friends dog who gets infections in its folds and cant even bark...wf man


Behaviorism of suburban cats by Jarvis Hugglesone - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 05:36:26 EST ID:pFCQl2LB No.33549 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I've got two indoor/outdoor cats, male and a female both mixed. Lately my backyard has been getting visits from a big neighborhood tabby. He's super friendly and chill and isn't afraid of people or other cats. He's also too well fed, clean, and social to be a stray. My cats however are terrified of him and will growl and act territorial. They've swiped at the visiting tabby and run, but the Tabby isn't interested in fighting at all.

Is there anyway to get my cats to at least tolerate our neighbor? He's really cool.
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Isabella Blythespear - Sun, 29 Oct 2017 00:01:06 EST ID:uJVZNw+V No.33566 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33565

lmao cats can walk up walls nigga. you would need a fence 20 feet high
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Fuck Clobblelock - Fri, 03 Nov 2017 19:04:01 EST ID:pFCQl2LB No.33577 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>lmao cats can walk up walls nigga.

This.

Also, I'm cool with the cat hanging out in my yard occasionally. I'm more interested in finding a way to have my cats stop being so hostile around him.
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Shitting Duggletune - Sat, 11 Nov 2017 05:09:24 EST ID:JkQ6/Xlz No.33582 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33577
I guess the next time he's chilling with you outside you could pet him with a little blanket or towel and put it where your two kitties spend most of their time inside. Then they'd get used to his smell? Possibly. Only thing I could think of.
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Fuck Bludgebodge - Sat, 11 Nov 2017 13:09:38 EST ID:oGwaPx1k No.33583 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33582
Maybe it'll make them angrier.

Cats can be shits in a similar way to humans, it's part of their charm. Cats will manipulate you and it may be that this guy beats the fuck out of the other locals when no one is looking. It may be that your cats are the horrible ones but you don't know. Cats spend a lot of time doing stuff when you're asleep or at work. Just be careful not to fuck over the cats you've committed to or to drive them away.
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Eugene Naffinghag - Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:51:24 EST ID:AkrRg0xz No.33587 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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what'd you just say about me you lil bitch


Camouflaged animals by Jed123 - Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:48:30 EST ID:Svd/yH8l No.33585 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Are your eyes sharp enough to spot these creatures

https://hubpages.com/animals/camouflaged-animals


What's the deal with Goldfish? by Edward Fendlesone - Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:02:01 EST ID:7m/mDrzW No.33467 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So it's been a decade or more since I kept pet fish, and lately I've been thinking about getting a goldfish, and in doing so I wanted to get the classic goldfish bowl that every 8 year old kid had next to their bed growing up. Pic related.

But doing research online, there seems to be a lot of passionate, vocal goldfish advocates who would like to see me lynched for even considering putting a goldfish in a bowl. According to these folks, a single goldfish requires a minimum of 30 gallons and that's because my goldfish will grow to be bigger than a hamster and live for 15 years.

Now, if what they're saying is true, fuck it, I won't get a goldfish. But I wanted to make this thread and see if anyone here has some experience with goldfish and can confirm/deny these things. Maybe you can recommend me another small fish I can keep in a bowl that won't live longer than my cat.
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Thomas Bummerted - Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:44:24 EST ID:EuIg1q6R No.33515 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33511

dog is nice to look at and has potential to be useful in numerous ways, unlike a fish
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Hannah Hicklenock - Fri, 08 Sep 2017 18:02:53 EST ID:5Ikh7JvR No.33516 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>33484

If you decide to get a betta, which I have had a few, I would recommend a 10 gallon tank. It sounds like a lot to a beginner but the foot print of the tank is pretty small. Also the smaller amount of water that you have, the harder it is to keep clean. think of it like, less water = higher fish fish waste to water ratio.

with a ten gallon you could also get like 6 neon tetras. In my experience most bettas do well with small tetras if the tetras were introduced to the tank before the betta.

pic is my tank, a 5.5g with a betta and 4 neon tetras
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Lillian Sillybit - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:54:33 EST ID:lPZSuzwJ No.33532 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Goldfish are great outdoor fish. They get big and they shit a lot. If you get a plastic pool and a pond pump you can make a bog filter that will cycle the water and take the fish shit out of the water. You can just cut cucumbers into quarters and they will eat them. That and any aquatic plants you have.

Fighting fish are really good small tank fish but you do need a filter or you will have to change the water every day. They shit just as much if not more than gold fish relative to their size and they don't eat pond scum. The fancier ones are susceptible to fin rot in poor quality water, not only does it look shitty but it's painful for the fish. If you want one get a 5 gallon tank with a small filter for the least maintenance.

If you just want a bowl without a filter I recommend cherry shrimp. They are low maintenance and don't require a filter plus they are bright and pretty. You can throw some moss, sand and aquatic plants in there and it will look nice.
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Nathaniel Biggledock - Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:44:26 EST ID:lPZSuzwJ No.33580 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>33532
I just upgraded from a pool to a stock tank and moved all the shit in for winter. I'm going to get some more plants in the bog filter. There are 5 large calico goldfish in here and a large weather loach. The orange parts of the goldfish pop under the light, I like my fish to pop.
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Nathaniel Biggledock - Fri, 10 Nov 2017 15:45:24 EST ID:lPZSuzwJ No.33581 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33580
I didn't mean to upload that one upside down, sorry guys.


Cat has broken leg by Martha Fadgedale - Wed, 25 Oct 2017 01:54:47 EST ID:jC2MG5dO No.33552 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I went to the vet cause my cat came home injured with a broken leg. They said the femur is broken in 2 places and they can't cast it and he'd have to have it amputated, wait to see if it heals, or get metal plates on his femur.

Well I kept him home and he gets around good I had him inside for a week and a half and he climbs the chair, chases toys, runs around, climbs stuff, climbs trees, runs but idk what to do. He stands and walks on it but when he sits on it it bends sideways a little bit and I'm sketched out. I know he wouldn't like surgery and shit but I don't want him to be fucked for life.

I also heard that the plates can cause pain or they can cause pain way later in life and he gets around fine now and I'm scared of surgery going wrong or sething I don't even want to hand my cat over to a facility and shit he has anxiety. They told me that it would be like 3k+ for the surgery (I don't care I made that much in a month alone) but my sales are online and it's all in a PayPal account and I'm waiting to get an id to get the money.

My parents called a place and we live in the middle of nowhere and they're all like 2 hours away and my parents are alcoholics who don't care about anything or have any money and I have no car. Idk what to do. I just want what's best for my cat I don't care about my money and shit I just want him to have a good life. The place my parents called and said the surgery place would only take cash upfront I think that's fucking insane and it sounds like a lie to me. There's no way that the place charges 3-5k cash up front in hand only.

My mom says that they would have to rebreak his leg to do surgery and put it in place with the plates now.

WHAT THE FUCK DO I DO
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Ebenezer Crangerbury - Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:53:28 EST ID:5ye8wov5 No.33571 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33564
Do you seriously debate whether or not having a broken limb is better than having arthritis?
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Ebenezer Bunfuck - Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:29:05 EST ID:ofrpks/b No.33572 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33571
Mo I mean don't screws and plates in the leg cause ahteitis too
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Charlotte Madgehood - Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:22:42 EST ID:qL+fCW9d No.33574 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33564

if you leave his femur broken the fracture will heal misaligned. this will mean his hip, knee, ankle, and toe joints will be torqued at the wrong angles, and he will wear out his meniscus and cartilage much faster. the plates may cause stiffness and an "aching in the bones", esp. with barometric changes, but it will not be nearly as degenerative as allowing him to live his life with a crooked bent femur.
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Caroline Bruzzlestock - Fri, 03 Nov 2017 23:44:29 EST ID:k3lE1l6y No.33578 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>33552
Check if there are any nearby veterinary schools at a university. They provide care for a fraction of the cost. My old dog got cataract surgery for 60% of the price.
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Hannah Cluzzlebury - Sat, 04 Nov 2017 20:09:22 EST ID:jC2MG5dO No.33579 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33574

Is it too late? It's been a little bit of awhile and his leg seems better and not really crooked or fucked. This all sucks balls.


Pangolin by David Simbletatch - Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:17:04 EST ID:8oI1D/rM No.33371 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>Pangolin

Discuss
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Eugene Smallshaw - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 12:17:11 EST ID:DsrjUSO3 No.33415 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Dit da jow works, but most traditional medicines do not
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Clara Pockcocke - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:50:08 EST ID:W1OqN2NS No.33437 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33371
good name for any animal
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Barnaby Dronkinmudge - Wed, 02 Aug 2017 14:46:42 EST ID:dSd6ajWg No.33460 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33371
Not real, just like Emu.
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dave - Mon, 23 Oct 2017 01:09:07 EST ID:T3WUfvXM No.33546 Ignore Report Quick Reply
modern mammilian dinos
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Graham Billingshit - Fri, 03 Nov 2017 13:28:43 EST ID:7/0pVVPJ No.33576 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Little huckleberry licker lads


Deers by Shitting Mundleway - Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:07:41 EST ID:xEuxKDy5 No.33104 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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>Live in Alaska
>Never seen any deer in the wild
>Traveling through Canada and see a family of them cross the road
>Blown away by how majestic they are

I know you lower 48ers are thinking like "oh, big deal".

But I don't see how people can hunt these things. You'd have to have no soul.
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Martha Fadgedale - Wed, 25 Oct 2017 18:13:29 EST ID:jC2MG5dO No.33555 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Try having one run in front ur car
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Reuben Durringman - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 23:18:07 EST ID:ABt2UMhy No.33560 Ignore Report Quick Reply
They taste good.
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Sidney Pockfield - Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:36:51 EST ID:JPb//Vzp No.33569 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Fuck deer they always eat my garden unless I spray them with foul smelling shit.
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Jenny Soddleket - Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:56:31 EST ID:8oI1D/rM No.33573 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Deer = cute meat and idgaf if it's cute. If there was an animal that looked like a bush baby and when you shoot it in the face fried chicken pops out of its ass I'd take the shot every time.
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Hedda Crupperwill - Fri, 03 Nov 2017 05:03:38 EST ID:CK7rNhHx No.33575 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33569
Build a fence. Tall one, or they'll jump it. You can get a dog or two, and that'll help, but they can't patrol all the time and deer are sneaky.


Jfjfkfjdkf by Fanny Shakestone - Mon, 30 Oct 2017 05:26:06 EST ID:2uU2GXGz No.33567 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Guys is this a brown recluse? This is the second I've seen so far

https://imgur. a/qyUfH
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Fanny Shakestone - Mon, 30 Oct 2017 05:32:10 EST ID:2uU2GXGz No.33568 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Also I live in nys close to the Canadian border
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Fanny Nupperman - Tue, 31 Oct 2017 14:10:49 EST ID:xK/B11Zs No.33570 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33567
Might not be. How many eyes does it have? If the answer is not 6 it's not a brown recluse.

They're a bit out of range so I imagine any in your area will either run indoors or die. Keep squishing them and in a couple of weeks there won't be any more left to come seek shelter in your flat as they'll be frozen. Maybe warn your neighbours and stuff if it's a recluse though.


an unknown bird by Basil Pinderhall - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 09:06:27 EST ID:x5OIcHkF No.33530 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Can somebody please recognise this bird for me?
I really need to know it's name and type.
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Lillian Sillybit - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:43:37 EST ID:lPZSuzwJ No.33531 Ignore Report Quick Reply
IDK the exact type but it appears to be a kind of woodpecker. I might be mistaken.
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Oliver Humbleson - Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:01:10 EST ID:EuIg1q6R No.33533 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33531

i think you're right. it got a skinny pointy beak
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Lydia Novingstotch - Mon, 09 Oct 2017 18:11:41 EST ID:rvdTwBAl No.33542 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yeah, that's Riley. He sell street buds.
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Polly Fundergold - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 20:27:01 EST ID:5ye8wov5 No.33551 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>33530
It's an American Bittern. Lillian and Oliver are doofuses.


People trying to domesticate wild animals by Silber Knebel - Fri, 11 Dec 2015 18:18:58 EST ID:dykyeSU6 No.32406 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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my thoughts, EVERY FUCKING TIME I see a documentary or some stories about people keeping wild animals as pets
(like mountain-lions, tigers, bears...):
this is insane!

You know how a normal housecat can cut your hands when playing with you? Just because... dickhead-animal and claws?
Imagine a big cat "playing" with you....

How many people have been killed by their "tamed" animals?
Wasn't there once a women who held an ape as pet and got her face ripped off?

People have even been killed by their pet-deers!
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Jenny Crecklebitch - Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:12:49 EST ID:hEIx92PI No.33483 Ignore Report Quick Reply
OP, your picture doesn't work.
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Lydia Tillingshaw - Fri, 25 Aug 2017 15:27:56 EST ID:0UMwGV/X No.33500 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33441
That macro is A++ satire.
Bravo.
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Emma Cumblewill - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 06:37:05 EST ID:SOuRo1oF No.33501 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33436


It was mostly that they didnt compete with us for food, kept granaries clean of vermin, and we systematically killed the really mean ones.
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William Shittingforth - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 12:53:44 EST ID:gpvgOCwd No.33502 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33501
cats are pretty much unbeatable for vermin control. and dogs are good for herding/alarming/baiting away large predators
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Jarvis Hugglesone - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 05:22:09 EST ID:pFCQl2LB No.33548 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Is there hope for people like me who just want to get baked with a big cat?

I don't need to domesticate it or own it. Just hang out with it, ya know...


Doggy pause by Eugene Snodbury - Wed, 24 May 2017 20:21:04 EST ID:xmh7A1Zg No.33396 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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My dog doesn't let strangers touch him and I'm too scared to cut his nails
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Nigel Dunningville - Tue, 26 Sep 2017 08:24:13 EST ID:PHppc8wS No.33538 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I used to keep rats, and those little buggers hated having their claws clipped. Most of them didn't need it though, some of them did get long claws. The trick was to put a piece of rough wood in their cage as a ramp, and it would wear their claws down as they scuttled up and down it.

Have you considered carpeting your stairs with sand paper? This would wear the dogs claws down as he walked up and down the stairs.
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Martin Fanshit - Wed, 27 Sep 2017 12:15:29 EST ID:kLx36Jq2 No.33539 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I've got one of these gadgets but I've never really used it so idk if it's effective
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Nell Nabblelock - Sat, 07 Oct 2017 16:10:40 EST ID:Ddy4nP8+ No.33541 Ignore Report Quick Reply
If you have a yard or access to lots of outdoor space maybe just train him to dig so he'll wear them down naturally
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dave - Mon, 23 Oct 2017 01:10:07 EST ID:T3WUfvXM No.33547 Ignore Report Quick Reply
shouldn't be scared of your dog, orlse he'll take over the house.


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