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Hey /an/ just caught a mouse. It wasnt moving much so it may be sick/poisoned. I gave it some cheese though and its eating a bit. What do i do?
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>>2509255
rat poison can be cured with a large dose of vitamin k
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>>2509357
k for kum
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>>2509343
>tfw no hantavirus

brb, gonna go find some mice
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Treat him well,for he will be your best friend 3 months from now

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I come from /k/ and wish to say you're the only innocent people left alive. Have a beautiful day.
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>>2509459
No fuck you. Have you SEEN outdoor cats? They’re walking genocide machines
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>>2509424
Love you too Honey
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>I come from /k/ and wish to say you're the only innocent people left alive. Have a beautiful day.
What did he mean by this?
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>>2509484
Not op but /k/ and /an/ have been dating for years. /an/ saved us from our ex, /x/. We even had a child together, /out/. Don't you remember?
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>>2509533
I've only been coming here for about a week and the only boars I frequent are /an/ and /out/ with occasional pit stops in /k/ but being aussie it's just like an ethiopian browsing /ck/

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Found a north american house hippo in house what do
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>>2509270
Yeah, they are in every fucking corner. I recommend Raid - Hippopotamus Adieu
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>>2509270
Leave it some peanut butter on toast
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give it some mittens to sleep on
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make some peanut butter toast for it, you might make a friend
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>>2509390
Emergence ShindoL. Even the panda fears it and doesn't host it.
>tags:
>group, schoolgirl, uniform, glasses, rape, nakadashi, incest, ahegao, defloration, dilf, bbm, story arc, drugs, piercing, prostitution, blackmail, daughter, moral degeneration.

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Now that it's been confirmed that cats are "Reddit: The Animal" what would be a good pick for /an/ the animal?
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>>2509183
No it's reddît because of the peronalities of cats and the types of """"people"""" attracted to them
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>>2508492
Go back to icanhazcheeseburger if you want hilarious cat maymays

>>2509183
>le long cat is long

LOL ECKS DEE UPBOATS ALL AROUND EBIN SIMPLY EBIN BAZOOPER XD
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>>2507974
This
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Chihuahua!!!!!
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>>2507938

ferrets or any mustelid

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>laying in bed
>see a mouse run across my room
>start hunting for him to catch him
>corner him
>he starts shaking and rubbing his hands together
>his cute face looks up at me
>tears well up in my eyes and I let him go

Why are these little shits so cute? Is there any way I can get rid of him (and presumably, the rest of his friends) without killing them?
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pacifistic traps? a lot of them.

Anyone else a fan of Frida? Where can I buy some merch?
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>>2502495
>smell bad
>need training unless you want a literal piece of shit living with you
>hassle to take care of
Yeah, so better.
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>>2502492
That's a very good girl
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>>2509059
>cats
>smells bad
>regardless of training is still a literal piece of shit
>hassle to take care of
k
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>>2509094
>cats
>smell bad
Not talking about strays
>hassle to take care of
Only if you have a dumbass persian or similar retarded breed
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>>2502495
The cats are just so much more autonomus, dogs are better yes, its just that they nees as much care as a child whilst cats need just feeding, and then you ca pet them

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It's been on the front porch for a couple months now. We've left her alone, shes been through a couple snow storms here in Colorado. Her name is Ishkana.
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>>2509463
still Araneus gemmoides
where at in CO? Leadville here.
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Colorado Springs. Is there a common name off the top?
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>>2509468
cat faced spoder or gem spoder
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Thank you very much man. Hope the best for you. +2 spider points
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>>2509495
You're welcome.

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previously on /herp/ >>2486195

Reptile classifieds for finding breeders of various scaled and sundry creatures

>kingsnake.com
>faunaclassifieds.com
>reptilescanada.com (Canadian breeders)
>caudata.org for newts, salamanders and lots more amphibians
>Also check to see if there are any annual reptile shows/expos in your area as these are good places to find good animals from good breeders at partial discount


/herp/ officially official all purpose care sheet of wonder and magic

>sand a shit
>use a thermostat

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>>2509054
I got stung by a centruroides sculpturatus because I thought by picking it up by its tail I would be safe. This happened like 10 years ago but I remember my finger being numb for like 3 days but pain was no that bad not nearly as bad as my OBT bite.
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>>2508927
This, if the stones can slide (like to one on the upper left) then there is the potential to crush.
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>>2508369
Well he had a very cozy night in my hat then, hopefully he's hanging in there, its just now starting to get cold here. Pic related.
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So Harold doesn't stop swimming. Should I care?
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>>2509413

Nah. As long as he doesn't have mites it's fine.

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are moths cute?
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>>2508712
>jesus moths are fucking awesome

ftfy
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Why don’t giant moths with the size and temperament of dogs exist? What did we do wrong?
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So cute
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>>2508757
>>2507728

>>>/mlp/
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I'm expecting a Hyles lineata to emerge in less than a week.

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Post pics of comfy critters, yours or otherwise
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My chip chap.
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>>2509434
is that a penis?
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>>2509448
Well she's not a cock, so I guess no.

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What kind of chicken is this?
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>>2507334
You asked for a rating. My response is 5/10, needs better perches.
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>>2507335
Wrong. You have to make a soup to bring out the full flavor and it has a hint of medicinal flavor in there mostly from the bones.
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I see your hen I show you my rooster his name is Thaterton and he’s a better cuddler than you hen will ever be.
>Minecraft shirt is my chicken shirt I don’t care about pls no bully
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>>2507927
Does yours like corn?
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>>2507294
Nope. All night. I mean she even snores believe it or not. She just goes right out as soon as she hits the pillow.

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Time for another one. The season is here!
Not my photo, but this is a young specimen of Laetiporus gilbertsonii growing on a stump. Truly marvelous.

Get your unidentified mushrooms in here! Post a photo of the gills, cap, and habitat, then describe your region. Keep in mind we won't be able to ID all of them.

Paste on cultivation and biology:
https://pastebin.com/ddb6fAPS
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>>2508519
>>2508520
>there are people in this world who bother to believe in flat-earth, crop circles and other stupid fabricated shit while fungus with fucking eyes exist
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>>2508663
Do you know any hot tips about disserning edible fungi, fungi anon? Are you a biologist?
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>>2508837
And that's pretty much why I became a mycologist. They evolve and adapt right in front of your eyes as you work with them.

>>2509187
See above. Currently an undergraduate researcher aiming for mycology major. (and hopefully masters) I've been doing active research for about 2 years now.

There are no tips for discerning edible and toxic fungi. Unfortunately, no simple rules exist for knowing if something is safe to eat.
Safely eating a mushroom involves identifying it to species with 100% accuracy based on the features you can observe. Fungi don't give a fuck if they are edible or not, there isn't any discernable difference between the edible fungi, and their poisonous cousin. It is pretty common for closely related (and thus similar in appearance) mushrooms to have an edible/poisonous duality. It all involves proper identification.
Using visual guides paired with "keys" will get you started on identifying anything you find. There are books and websites devoted to the subject, and if you really work on it you can get a full scope of techniques through independent study. Most people are more personal learners, and the quickest route to getting good is buying a good book and joining a local mycological society or forum. There are very good forums out there depending on your region.

>TLDR
no way to safely differentiate edible/toxic species without getting invested in the education required.
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This is a great thread.
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Anyone heard of foxfire? Some mushrooms, like Armillaria, produce glowing enzymes in the wood as they decompose it. Early peoples, seeing glowing patches halfway up a dead tree, or on the forest floor, assumed something paranormal was at work. The name fox-fire came about as a corruption of faux-fire, or fake-fire, referring to the evil spirits that theoretically used the glow to lure travelers to their doom.

Other, more logical cultures, used pieces of the wood as glowing trail markers for night navigation. The green in the photo is a piece of wood full of glowing mycelium. I cannot find data on if this particular photo is over-exposed, but in person I have seen glowing mycelium with similar brightness.

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This board is run by the Dog Illuminati. It's not enough for them to accept that some people prefer cats, they HAVE to affirm that cats are shitty.
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>>2509282
They're called books you bumpkin

>>2509253
Died out after it ran its course. Go to icanhazcheeseburger.com if you want some hilarious cat maymays
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This board is run by autistic people who can't stand the fact that people like different things because they think that their favorite thing is objectively :^) the best thing.

It has nothing to do with cats or dogs or buns or hamsters. It has everything to do with a bunch of insecure autists afraid that people might disagree with them.

That's why instead of discussions, we have angry lashings out over the dumbest shit.
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>>2509299
That's a levelheaded view my man. How did you get so clear headed about all the bullshit haha
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>>2509299
Get your reason outta here I want war
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>>2509299
That's only about one or two bored faggots though. Normal people really don't care.

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there's a shit ton out there so just post the best ones maybe
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Every day until you want one. I'm going to post platypuses until all of an wants a puggle for cuddles. Also platypus threads are usually pretty good at both content and mild shitposting so there's that.
Last one hit image limit, so before we get started.
Only the males are venomous and mostly only seasonally.
No fucking the duck puppy.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ua-ZUM8REd4&t=111s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C8md8Vhinnk&t=369s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fGexK-UbS8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGKomvAY8oU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNoQvjlmGdk
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_DD0a-hP5M
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>>2507929
But does a platypus want you? Love is a two way street.
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>>2507960
That would depend on the platypus. I'm sure there is some platypus that would want Anon.
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>>2507960
>>2508447
Female platypuses can form emotional bonds so yes. The males are able to be sociable, but are more isolationist and venomous.

This is your daily reminder to want a platypus.
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Your thread just made me feel apathy towards platypuses.
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>>2507929
good good all according to plan.
>>2508571
Soon your apathy will fade and you too will want a platypus.

This is your daily reminder to want a platypus.



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