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Cat Pooping on Floor Next to Pig's Litterbox
I had this problem with one of my cats always pooping beside, instead of IN, the litter box. I purchased an extra large "under the bed" storage box with a large shallow lid. I put the litter box in the middle of the lid, which had several layers of newspapers...

 

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Cat Has Started Peeing on Furniture
The first thing you should do is take him to the vet as there could be a medical problem, such as crystals in his urine or an infection. Ask the vet for advice while you are there.

 

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17th Birthday Ideas
You could try a "scavenger hunt". Make lists of things for people to find and give prizes. You could have teams or couples. Did this with a high school group. They loved it and want another one! I had 1 mystery item and left clues numbered 1 to 15 to find the...

 

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Real Estate Investing Business Name
Try something like Collins and Wise, Real Estate Investments. Then just use the first letters...CWREInvestments. Use your middle name initials, etc. Play with the letters until they make sense. My brother in law, whose initials are RED, owns a small airport...

 

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Treating a Kitten for Worms
You can buy deworming medications from pet stores. You need to weight the kitten to know how much to use. An overdose will make the kitten really ill and may kill it. If possible, go to a pet store that allows you to take the kitten with you and have them weight...

 

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Remedy for Elderly Dog With Constipation
I feed my pets, both dogs and cats, baby food squash or pumpkin. They all love it, and it really helps with constipation. I use the baby food because it doesn't have a lot of salt and additives. A cat gets about 2 tsps. a day, and a medium sized dog ( Lab., shepherd...

 

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Red Rash on Foot
You don't say where you live... so if in Canada, with free health insurance: go see your doctor. If elsewhere with expensive health care: ask your pharmacist. If you don't want to show him/her your foot, take a picture of the rash and ask them for their opinion...

 

Closeup of black kitten.

Resident Cat Bullying Our New Kitten
Great advice from Robyn. Be patient...takes a while! Very cute kitten!

 

House on stilts.

Ants Climbing Up Posts Into the House
I don't know if you have this in your country, but here in Canada we have wide sticky tape with a gluey substance on it that we wrap around trees to stop canker worms from crawling up the trees. it is sticky on both sides, so the worms, ants, etc. can't crawl...

 

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Older Cat Growls at Younger One
I have 2 cats who do not like each other at all! I have had the older one for about 7 years and the younger one for about 3 years. I got them both as 6 week old kittens. It doesn't matter what I have tried, they don't like each other. The older one growls at...

 

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Tracking Down RSVPs for a Bachelorette Party
Good advice from the other poster! I would also suggest that you give everyone a "respond before....." and add a specific date. Anyone who waits until after this date will be sent a "thank you for your interest in attending but the event is full" message.

 

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Slugs in My Front Room
Can you find a way to keep your pets out of the room for a few days while you put out some slug traps? The sticky "mouse traps" would work if you put them around where you see the trails. Kind of gross, but they catch and hold everything that crawls over them...

 

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Yellow Lab.

Stray Female Lab Won't Sleep All Night
I agree with sabrinadog. The bed in the bathroom at night is a good idea. You may have a mess to clean up in there for a while, but in the long run, it is a good idea. Right now she is learning that she can get up in the middle of the night and be taken out...

 

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Cleaning Urine Odor from Dog's Coat
That is not normal! Go to a different vet!

 

Tabby cat.

Cats Urinating on the Couch
Some furniture is made from oil based fabrics, which cats LOVE to pee on. Once they pee on it, the urine smell goes into the wood frame of the couch and they consider it a litter box, as you will never get the smell out. I had a couch that the cats actually...

 

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Sun Burn Remedy
I agree with the post that says you should see a doctor! In the mean time, I have found cold milk quite soothing...dab it on liberally with a soft cotton swab. Apply every hour. And go see your doctor!

 

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14th Birthday Ideas
How about a bbq with hot dogs, hamburgers, and salads? A pool party is fun, even with a small pool and lots of water guns and sprayers. Water balloon tag, duck shooting with a water gun, running across the yard with a spoon full of water and trying to fill...

 

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Patching a Leak in an Air Mattress
It's the same method as a bicycle tube... fill the air mattress with air. Spread a thin layer of liquid soap all over the mattress. Immerse the mattress in water. Press down on the mattress and watch for the bubbles coming through the soap. You can just immerse...

 

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Childcare Centre Names
Madelyn's Menagerie, Pets 'n Pals, Farm Friends

 

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H2O Steam Mop Makes Noise But No Steam
I have one. It gets plugged with the minerals in the water. I clean the holes in the bottom with vinegar. I put about 1/4 inch of vinegar into a pan big enough to set the mop in, and let it soak overnight. I only have to do this once every couple of months...

 

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Using Frozen Blueberries Instead of Fresh for Baking
I use mine while still partially frozen. I put them into a large bowl and let them defrost for about 30 minutes. Then I mix about 1/4 cup of flour with 1/4 cup of white sugar and add it to the blueberries. Stir gently to coat them all. This stops them from...

 

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Rummy Question
If the joker represents the 3 (which it seems to in this case), then you can REPLACE the 3 with the joker and take the joker. If you have the card the joker represents, then you replace that joker with the card and take the joker.

 

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Remedy for Hyperactivity in Dogs
No. I had an extremely hyper dog. Jumped all over everything and tore everything apart! Vet gave Taz (short for Tazmanian Devil) some "clomicalm". My dog grew calmer with age. Patience, patience, patience!

 

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Getting Rid of a Tan
I agree with the previous poster. I have really pale skin and look like a corpse! My daughter in law has a white father and her Mom was from Trinidad Tobago. She has the most beautiful coloured skin! Be proud of who you are! If you want to look paler, use a...

 

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Fun Games for an 8 Year Old
My 8 & 9 year old grandchildren love board games! Chutes and Ladders, Checkers, Sorry, as well as card games like Fish, Snap, and Old Maid.

 

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Gift Ideas for Boyfriend's 18th Birthday
A scrap book or collage is not something he will hang on to if you break up. I would suggest taking him to a driving range and buying him a bucket of balls to go with the new driver you get him for his birthday gift. He will keep the driver forever!

 

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Finding a Lost Relative
Post the info about your lost relative and we, over here "across the pond" will try to help you find him! Good luck.

 

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Potty Training an Abandoned Dog
Try training him to go on newspapers or puppy pads, while keeping him confined to a small area (like the kitchen). Move the paper/pad a little bit closer to the door each day until it is moved to the door step outside. Keep moving it out into the yard, or wherever...

 

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Finding Free or Low Cost Furniture
Try freecycle.org It's a website where people give away stuff they don't need any more, such as furniture, clothing, etc. They have local organizations all over the World. Everything is FREE...no strings. You just have to pick it up. Check it out.

 

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Use BBQ Tongs to Retrieve Items
Great idea...thanks!

 

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Wall Color Advice for Pink Tile Bathroom
The pink and chocolate sounds awesome!

 

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Free or Low Cost Pet Clinics
Go to any vet...they will allow you to make payment arrangements in an emergency situation.

 

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Dog Stealing/Hiding Shoes When Owner Leaves
NEVER use cayenne pepper near your pet! I used to work for a vet. The hot pepper burns their eyes so badly that the pet will actually claw their eyes out trying to stop the burning pain! Put the shoes away, and get the dog other toys that can pick up the owner...

 

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Keeping Cats from Using Yard as Litterbox
If they are spraying your house, you can also put some cheap mouthwash in to a spray bottle and spray it on your house to keep them away and get rid of the odour. DON'T USE cayenne pepper as it burns their eyes and they can actually scratch their eyes out to...

 

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Remedy for Muscle Spasms
Go to another doctor!

 

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Turning Down the Temperature in a Fridge
7 is the coldest. 1 is the warmest.

 

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Homemade Bubbles
I bought a small bubble machine from Wal-Mart for my day care kids. They LOVE it! It's called "Kids Bubble Generator". It uses a lot of batteries, though, so get rechargeables!

 

Dogs on patio.

Dog Keeps Jumping the Fence?
I have 2 dogs. One is very well behaved and the other is an escape artist, like yours. Both German Shepherds...I got 2 harnesses, not collars, and with a 3 foot leash, attached the escapee to the "warden"...in other words, I attached the leash to the harnesses...

 

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Finding a Used Bed
Check out this website: www.freecycle.org. It is a free site where people give away things they don't need. There is a chapter in almost every city and town all over the world. People give away furniture, clothing, toys, books, food, etc. When you join, it...

 

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Neutered Kitty Spraying
One of my neutered male cats was doing this. Any flat surface would do..top of microwave, top of dryer, bathtub, storage box lids, etc. Took him to the vet. Turns out he had intestinal ulcers. He's now on "calmicon" and hasn't sprayed or peed on anything inappropriate...

 

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17th Birthday Party Ideas for Boys
A Valentine theme is way too girly for a 17 year old. He will be very embarrassed, even if he doesn't say so! Try bowling and pizza, or pizza and movies at home, and cupcakes seem to be the thing now, instead of a cake.

 

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Removing Water Stain from Wood Table
Try rubbing it with the cut edge of a walnut.

 

finished snowman

Glove Snowmen
Very cute! Thanks for sharing. Merry Christmas!

 

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Christmas Card Caption Help
Can't think of a caption, but it has to be something about her big sister being on the "naughty list"!

 

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Removing Stuck Light Bulb Adapter
Have you tried the old trick of cutting a potato in half and jamming the cut end into the socket and turning it to get the stuck piece out? Make sure you turn the power off first!

 

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Low Cost Vet Practice in Minnesota
Check with your local college. If they have a vet course, they might treat her for a discounted rate.. Also your local animal shelter may help, especially the no-kill shelters.

 

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Pet Safe Method of Getting Rid of Cockroaches?
Don't use this! The boric acid will kill your cats!

 

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Pet Safe Method of Getting Rid of Cockroaches?
And for the people who tell you to put the stuff where the cats can't get it. There is NO place cats can't get to!

 

Dog on carpet.

Effect of Alcohol and Water Carpet Cleaner on Dogs
I don't have an answer for you, I was just wondering what breed of dog this is. It's SO cute and looks really friendly! I'm looking for a small dog and I have 2 young grandchildren, ages 4 and 5. How are your dogs with kids?

 

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Clogged Bathroom Sink
You don't say whether you live in a house or an apartment. If it's a house, I would suspect a clog in the main sewer line. Call a plumber. It could be tree roots that have grown in to your sewer pipe. It's usually an easy fix for a plumber. They have a cutting...

 

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Greeting Card Bookmarks Lift Spirits
When my Mom was in a pallative care hospital with cancer, I sent her at least one card every day. She tacked them to all the walls in her room. I would take her small, inexpensive little things from the dollar store, such as fake flowers, bracelets, mini stuffies...

 

A pumpkin that sagged after being carved

Bad Pumpkin
The bottom one looks scarier! Awesome job!

 

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Camouflaging a Beam on Vaulted Ceiling
What do you mean by "shorten"? This is probably a structural beam, so don't cut it! Paint it the same colour as the drywall and it will blend right in.

 

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Credit Fraud Due to Divorce
I had the same thing happen to me. My ex husband opened 2 credit cards in my name, maxed them out, and never paid a cent on them. I found out about them after the divorce. According to the lawyer, I am responsible for them. My credit rating is in the toilet...

 

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Slumber Party Ideas for 17th Birthday?
When my kids were about 17, all their friends used to hang here all weekend. They made pizza buns, fudge, and milk shakes...watched movies, played video games, and put crazy make up on the people who fell asleep.

 

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Disabling a Smoke Detector Behind a Wall Remodel
You are going to have to cut a hole in the wall and remove the smoke detector. It may be hard wired into your house wiring. This is a big job for a non-electrician and non-drywaller. I would suggest you hire a handyman with electrical and drywall experience...

 

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Name Ideas for Interior Design Firm
"Rooms By (whatever person's name you use)", "Design By (____),

 

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Ideas for Hair Styles for Prom
Try a high pony tail, braid it, and weave coloured ribbons through the braid.

 

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Houseplants That Cats Won't Eat
I have had cats all my life. I have not yet found a plant that does not give a cat tremendous enjoyment. I have even tried a very prickly cactus, only to wake in the morning and find a neat little pile of thorns where the cactus should have been! I have tried...

 

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Fixing a Bad Dye Job?
I am a retired hair stylist. I would suggest you buy a bottle of temporary hair colour from your hair salon and apply it to your roots only, every few shampoos. It washes out gradually and is gentler than the permanent hair colours. Keep using this until your...

 

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Adjusting a Windshield Washer Sprayer
My son uses a straight pin. He carefully sticks it in the small hole where the fluid sprays out and moves the pin to adjust the spray up or down or sideways.

 

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Shopping for H2O Steam Mop Pads
I bought some at Walmart about 2 weeks ago. They were hanging at the end of a row near the cleaning supplies aisle.

 

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Child Safe Flea Treatment?
A few tears ago we bought a house only to discover a couple of weeks later that it had a really bad flea problem. I got some Naptha flakes (moth balls are made from this stuff), spread it all over everything and left it for 3 days while we went away for a long...

 

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Child Safe Flea Treatment?
Don't forget to treat under the couch cushions and the under side of all your furniture! They hide in all the places your loose change goes! :>) Good luck, they are tough little bugs.

 

Karma resting between flower meals.

Kitty Eating African Violet Flowers?
Your cat is so cute! I have cats that eat every flower and plant that comes into my home! Even catus plants! I have decided that I would rather have my purry, furry buddies than a "no personality" plant! I suggest finding a new home for your violets and growing...

 

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Returning Unused Pet Meds
Ask your vet. I know my vet takes back stuff. I have returned opened bags of food that my cat won't eat. They don't give me my cash back, but they give me a credit for the full amount and I put it towards vet fees, meds, food, etc.. You probably have, or will...

 

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Replacements for Glass Center of Coffee Table
You can ask for items on freecycle. Ask for a piece of tempered glass. I actually gave away 2 pieces a couple of weeks ago as my coffee table leg broke off and the glass was fine!

 

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Good Books for a Sixth Grader
Try the "How to Train Your Dragon" books, or the old Nancy Drew or Hardy Boys books, or some of the classics like Treasure Island, Black Beauty, or The Three Musketeers.

 

Tiny tabby cat.

Treating a Kitten for Fleas
At least a year old. If your kitten has fleas, washing it in Dawn dishwashing detergent usually kills them. Be careful not to get it in eyes, nose, mouth, and ears. Bathe the kitten gently and thoroughly once a week until the fleas are gone. You also have to...

 

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Freezing Water Bottles
I freeze water all the time. The suggestions above are really good. Leave the cap off and only fill them half full. Also, when I freeze them, I lay the bottle in the freezer on an angle. Make sure the water doesn't spill out and freeze it on about a 45 degree...

 

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Planning a 35th Reunion
I would want a class photo, complete with all the names, in my gift bag. A pen and a nice note pad, or "autograph book" for addresses of old friends, would be great, also. And a small collectible, such as a coffee mug with a photo of the school on it. Talk...

 

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Finding Free or Inexpensive Furniture
The only joining requirement for freecycle.org is that your first "post" be a give away. It can be anything ...a book, a plant...anything. I am currently giving away some tomato plants, some books, some make-up (unused), some coasters, some candles, and some...

 

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Finding Free or Inexpensive Furniture
And everything is totally FREE.

 

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Legitimate Work from Home Jobs
Home day care, dog walking, pet sitting. Stay away from envelope stuffing and "paid" surveys. I've only found scams.

 

Crafts for Retirement Home Residents
You could have them make "fascinators". They are the pretty little "hats" that are so popular now. Check them out on line...a lot of the British royal family started wearing them and now a lot of people make them and wear them. They are just a piece of netting...

 

Relieving Pain from a Friction Burn
Soak your hand in a bucket of ice water! Quick!

 

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Puppy Started Peeing and Pooping in the House
Take the dog to the vet right away! It could be a serious medical problem!

 

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Previously House Trained Dog Peeing Inside
My cat started doing this after my son's girlfriend moved in. Turns out that the stress of having a strange person living here gave him an ulcer, for which he is on meds, and the problem has stopped. Take your dog to the vet, please...easy problem to fix, and...

 

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Previously House Trained Dog Peeing Inside
My cat started doing this after my son's girlfriend moved in. Turns out that the stress of having a strange person living here gave him an ulcer, for which he is on meds, and the problem has stopped. Take your dog to the vet, please...easy problem to fix, and...

 

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Planning a Memorial Service
Thank you. And my condolences for your losses.

 

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Getting Rid of Fleas?
You "GOT RID OF YOUR PET"!!! That disgusts me!!! All you had to do was bathe it in Dawn dishwashing liquid and vacuum your house! It's probably bed bugs if he woke up with bites all over...fleas bite your ankles! I would advise getting rid of your son, in case...

 

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Frugal Iced Coffee
I also do this, and when I have a full container of coffee in the fridge, I freeze the rest in ice cube trays to use as ice in several different drinks. Adds nice flavour as well as not watering down the iced coffee.

 

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Cat Peeing on Laundry and Dog Kennels
Be careful with the cranberry meds as cranberries can cause really bad heartburn in some people and animals.

 

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Gluten Free Bread Recipe
I don't have a recipe, but I have a story! My father-in-law developed a condition for which he was told to avoid gluten. They were a farm family and my mother-in-law (the sweetest person I have ever known), always made her own bread, buns, etc., so she set...

 

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Finding Free Mattress Sets
All these people talk about bed bugs without telling you how to get rid of them. Just get bug spray made for bed bugs, spray the mattresses thoroughly then put the mattresses into new mattress covers and you won't have a problem. Make sure you spray ALL the...

 

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Using Almond Bark in Fudge
This info is from my Aunt, who is a Chocolatier in a candy factory....almond bark is a mixture of white chocolate and whole or halved almonds. You melt the white chocolate (carefully as it burns very easily), add the almonds to the warm chocolate, then quickly...

 

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Replacement Tea Cart Wheel
There is a site called freecycle.org where people ask for items they need and give away stuff they don't need. It's free, check it out. I just posted a bathroom vanity and sink, because we have put in a new one. They have branches all over the world, and you...

 

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Treats and Exercise for a Pit Bull Puppy
My Mom has a Westie with food allergies. She gives her dog whole, large carrots, which Meghan chews on as a bone, and frozen peas. Gluten seems to be what sets off her allergies. There are some pet foods without gluten in them. Read the labels carefully. Anything...

 

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Looking for Work From Home Jobs
I think she is asking for a way to make some extra cash, and not for all this advice concerning her cousin! You could try a pet sitting or dog walking business, dog walking only takes an hour a day, and pays well, or you could try cleaning houses, again, about...

 

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German Shepherds and Children
We've had German Shepherd's all our lives; grew up with them. I come from a family of 5 kids, and then had 2 of my own, and now have 6 grandchildren. These dogs are great with kids; very protective and loving. They have been used as pillows, cuddle toys and...

 

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Choosing a Rat or a Mouse as a Pet
I have had both, the mice were cute, but very hyper. They wanted to run around instead of being held. The rats were calmer and liked to ride on my shoulder, they both make great pets.

 

Dog on patio near dog house.

What Breed is My Dog?
She looks like my dog. My dog is a Shepherd/Lab cross and is a small female with the straight back and slightly shorter snout, which you describe.

 

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Cat Incontinence
I had a dog with this problem. I put a carpet of newspapers all over my floors. Your friends and family will understand why they are walking on newspapers when they come to visit, if they love you, they won't care! It's very easy to just pick up, dispose of...

 

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Smooth Facial Skin Ideas
I was at a wedding a few months ago and a lady, whom I had never met before, was seated beside me at the reception dinner. I did something that I had never done before. I said to her, "You have the most beautiful skin!" She told me that she had been using a...

 

Orange tabby kitten in suitcase.

Keeping Six Month Old Kitten Off Counters
Aah! So cute! Try double sided sticky tape on the counter. Cats hate it! But don't listen to the people who tell you to use any kind of pepper as it get in their eyes and burns!

 

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Cleaning the Shower Floor?
Try making a paste out of crushed denture cleaner tablets and water. Smear it on the shower floor and leave it over night, covering it with plastic wrap to keep it wet. Scrub it off in the morning and see if that works. I know it works to take really bad stains...

 

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Training a Young Pit Bull Puppy
He's way too young to be away from his mother. Contact your vet or local pet rescue centre and get advice from them as to how to care for a baby that young. He will require a lot of special care, but as long as you keep him warm and feed him what the experts...

 

Beautiful grey cat with white markings under chin.

Getting a Cat to Stop Spraying?
I have a 12 year old male cat who was beating up my other cats and spraying as well as peeing in shoes. My vet put him on Clomicalm, and he is back to being the sweetheart that he used to be. The vet said he has an age related ulcer. Take your cat to the vet...

 

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Any Oil To Quiet A Squeaky Door
Cooking oil works, but it attracts bugs!

 

1980s-1990s Weight Watcher Books
My aunt recently passed away and I received a "mystery box" of books. There is a "Quick Start Plus Program" from Weight Watchers in it. I am allergic to the fruit and dairy, so can't use these books. It is from 1988. If you are interested, e-mail me at basyly...

 

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Keeping Cats Off of the Counters
Never, ever use pepper of any kind on or around cats or other animals. I used to work in a vet's office. Cats get the pepper in their eyes and it burns. We had a cat in our office that actually scratched it's eye out trying to get rid of the burning pain! We...

 

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Dog Won't Go In Dog House
Your dog sounds like she has anxiety issues. She thinks she is going to be attacked whenever she can't see all around herself, such as in an enclosed dog house. Set her up a shelter with no sides so she has a clear view all around herself and she will probably...

 

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Dog Won't Go In Dog House
Or just take her inside!

 

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Getting Rid of Moths Without Pesticides
Cedar chips in closets and cupboards will get rid of clothing worms and moths. They don't like the smell.

 

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Squirrels Eating from Bird Feeders
I had the same problem, so I put up more feeders. I keep bird seed in all of them and put peanuts in half of them, on top of the bird seed. The squirrels prefer the peanuts and don't eat as much of the bird seed, and like some of the people said..the squirrels...

 

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Squirrels Eating from Bird Feeders
The red pepper burns their eyes so badly that they will actually scratch their eyes right out in order to stop the burning. Don't use any kind of pepper around any animals! Squirrels like the larger seeds, so use the seed mixtures with the smaller seeds, for...

 

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How I Quit Smoking
Good for you. Hard work. Hang in there.

 

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Sunscreen Reapplication at Day Camps
I have a small home day care, only 4 children. I give the parents a list of things to bring to leave here. One of them is sunscreen. I ask for the plastic squeeze tubes with the hole through the bottom crimped part of the container, used to hang them up in...

 

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Choosing a Reputable Dog Breeder
Get the puppy! The smell is from being licked by the "surrogate mother shepherd" dog. Groomers use special doggie shampoo which should get rid of the smell. If it doesn't, talk to your vet. They have solutions for smelly dogs.

 

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Windshield Protector to Insulate Window
Love your idea of car window covers to reflect the heat out! These would work well in the winters here, where it gets really cold, as they are insulated! They would work great at night to keep the cold out. Thank you for the great idea!

 

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How Do I Find Out Which of My Cats is Peeing Inside?
I had this problem. The offender was even peeing on top of my microwave. I have 9 cats, as I take in rescues. I had to become a "pet detective". After I had fed all the cats in the morning they all did their usual thing and found a soft place to sleep. I wrote...

 

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My Pet Chihuahua is Throwing Up Intermittently
It sounds like your dog may have something stuck in it's throat or digestive tract. The vomitting moves it and the dog pants to get air....it's like us taking a deep breath. Take it to the vet! Call your local pet rescue shelter and ask if they have a vet on...

 

Keeping Ants Out Of Hummingbird Feeders
Oil the feeder post or hanger. The ants slip off. Vegetable oil works well.

 

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Chirping Smoke Detector System
To keep the peace, change the battery while he is out and don't say anything unless he asks, then just state. I changed the battery. Don't rub it in his face!

 

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Home Remedies for Removing Cat Urine Odor?
No cayenne pepper! It burns their eyes and, as a vet. assistant, I have seen cats actually claw their eyes out to stop the hurting! Cats don't like the smell of citrus fruits...try spraying the area with a strong citrus scented spray, such as "Orange Glow".

 

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Home Remedies for Removing Cat Urine Odor?
You can also use mouthwash, such as Scope, to get rid of the odour.

 

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Organizations to Help Low Income Students Get Free Laptops
Check out freecycle.org and ask for stuff. They have rules for using their site. You can only ask for one item per week. Your first post must be a give away, but you can give anything. I have offered boxes of Kraft dinner, a non working computer tower, some...

 

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Dye Transfer on Clothing
Or, he can enjoy his new light blue shirt!

 

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Burning Bush
Beautiful picture....gorgeous bush! Good job on picture composition. Thumbs up!

 

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My Cat Pees Everywhere
My cat was doing this. The vet said he had developed an ulcer due to a new baby in the family. He is now on a mild tranquilizer and is fine! Take your cat to the vet.

 

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Keeping Cats Out Of Flowerbeds
NEVER use cayenne pepper or Tabasco sauce. It burns their eyes so much that they will scratch their eyes right out to get rid of the pain! Try coffee grounds. It works for me. I dump ALL my coffee grounds outside, around my plants and all over my garden; safe...

 

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Birthday Gift Ideas for 19 Year Old Boyfriend
I would be careful about how much money you spend on him. It might embarrass him and and his parents, as they can not afford to be lavish. Tone it down and do something special instead of lavish.

 

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Advertising a New In-home Babysitting Business
I have been running a small home day care for quite a few years. I advertise on kijiji. It's free and local.

 

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Birthday Gift Ideas for Boyfriend
Bake him a cake or a big batch of his favorite cookies. Make him a special card. Home made gifts are better because of the love you put in to them with the $20, you can take him out for a burger.

 

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Birthday Gift Ideas for Boyfriend
This is a P.S. For my birthday every year, my son buys me my favorite ice cream and makes me a card. He's 30 and I'm "older". Best gift ever!

 

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