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  1. Maddie

    Astrid's Stroller!

    So, I bought an actual kid stroller for Miss Astrid. I wanted something that was cheap and not just a novelty thing. So I found this one second hand for $20 and added a uv protection mesh over it. Astrid fits perfectly! I just need to work on how I attach her to the seat. She seemed to like it...
  2. Maddie

    A DIY "Cat Tree"... Astrid's Chair

    So, I am almost done Astrid's chair. It is an old telephone table. I feel bad for the lady who sold it to me lol. She still was in love with the piece. I neglected to tell her it was being redone for a kitty. Now I just have to add some rope to make some scratching places and add some toys and...
  3. Maddie

    HOW TO: Shirt and Skirt

    Hello! Here is a tutorial on how I made Astrid's dress, which is a shirt and a skirt. Material: Fabric - I used about half a meter, but I had bought a meter to play with. Thread Elastic - I just picked a thin on I had on hand, 1/2 inch Measurements: Shirt - Neck circumference, gut...
  4. Maddie

    Princess Astrid's Royal Gown

    So, if I disappear it's because Astrid killed me in my sleep tonight lol. I decided to make her a princess dress! Lol I completely eyeballed it and it turned out pretty well! She hasn't decided if she likes it or not yet though. I'm currently getting the death glare but she hasn't pulled at it...
  5. Sarahstar66

    Adventures in Kitten Proofing: DIY Project

    I'm still quite a long way away from Gotcha Day, but I'm using up all my spare time to prepare for Lilith's arrival. Until she gets older and more acclimated to the house, we are going to keep her in the spare bedroom while we're away and when it's time for bed. This room is also the room I use...
  6. Rox

    "Things I wish I knew before starting a raw diet/making my cat's food" (1st time food DIYer)

    Any tips, information, or "things I wish I knew before starting a raw diet" would be supremely helpful. Also- I don't currently have a grinder- can I supplement with bone broth for now? Thanks!
  7. lolvo

    Cat Trees Suitable For Softpaws/Clipped Claws?

    Hi all, (I'm not going to name names here, but you can PM me if you want to know the brand I'm referring to.) Can anyone recommend a good cat tree (preferably floor-to-ceiling) for a sphynx with clipped claws and/or nail caps? I just got the tree that I ordered in the mail yesterday, and poor...