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you know the ksss ksss and click like sounds you do to cats to get their attention

is there anything similar to dogs?
>pic unrelated
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Rapidly patting my thigh/couch works for me
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I snap my fingers at my dog
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Whistle. I whistle so much my dogs hardly respond to their names anymore.
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>>2506379
The same exact sounds

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[wet noises]
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>>2506868
lewd
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no means no

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LYh_u07eOfs
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>>2506878

>mfw forced to eat shit devoid of any nutrients
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>>2506878
Fucking hell that cat is annoying as FUCKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKKK

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I live in an shitty neighbourhood (noguns chavs), and I'm going to leave the nest. In a few years my brother is probably also going to leave. So I thought a guard dog to protect my mum would be a good idea (my 12 yo cat is also going to leave us in a few years, and I don't want to leave her alone).
But we never had a dog, and most "guard dog" breeds (GSD, Doberman, Rottweiler...) are unadvised for first dog owners. My grandma had a Skye terrier mutt when my mother was a child. That's it, and it was actually enough to intimidate weirdos and kill rodents. But my grandma was a farm girl who knew how to train a dog.

What breed could be used as guard dog, live in a flat (forget Brittanies and Jack Russell Terriers), and is not more complicated to groom than the average shorthaired stray cat ? It's a small flat, so Great Dane and Mastiffs are not the best choices (would require to give it its own room, wouldn't prefer).

Any ideas /an/ ?
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>>2505427
No, we do not usually have lurchers in France. Sighthounds and lurchers are actually forbidden for hunting, but I bet some poachers actually use lurchers (There is also a rural legend about shepherds being forbidden for hunting). Now a Bedlington Terrier might actually be the right choice. Bull Terrier seems ok to me, but my mother actually doesn't like them (well, she didn't liked tabby cats, guess what is sleeping next to her).
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>>2502918
You seem to have forgotten that OP is looking for a dog.
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>>2505670
Muslims can have dogs, they just refuse to let them come in the house/on couch/on bed, and refuse to be licked. Basically always treat them like betas, which is a good thing.
Total hatred toward dogs is a good indicator of whether they are extremist or not.
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>>2503644
OP here.
My mother has 2 uncaged parakeets so animal aggression is no good.
Also she's been getting into the whole feminism thing and is showing resistance to the idea of a dog that objectifies her by humping her leg, what are some breeds that are unlikely to hump?
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>>2506508
True French OP here.

If you're in a similar situation, you can post in this thread, but do not try to impersonate me. Make your own post explaining your situation.

I think a Bedlington Terrier is actually a good choice for me. Even show-bred bedlingtons tend to have HUGE BALLS (often too big) against strangers and other animals. They run fast and need exercice, but they are not huskies or shepherds (or "ghetto dogs", which we actually can't let run here). My mother can play fetch with a dog. They don't shed, like poodles, but they must be groomed.
As I said, unfortunately, the perfect breed in my case doesn't exist (basically a non-sheding or short-coated, easy-temper dog with not too much energy, and protective behavior - actually able to bite a calf or the groin). I cannot cross-breed Basenjis and Boston Terriers for several generations to obtain my perfect dog.

What animal would become the perfect pet if it magically never pooped?
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>>2506209
Fuck off. No one loves you but your dumb balls licking pet.
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Niggers
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>>2506142
raven, no question
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None because everyone would get them and use them for meat, it would outcompete all other animals, and all complex life on Earth would die out because nothing's shitting into the soil anymore.
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>>2506829
>pooping is their only problem
C'mon man

Which country has the most terrifying wildlife?
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>>2506050
>snake
When it comes to sheer toxicity yes, but Africa and Asia both have far more species competing for #1 as well as responsible for far more fatalities, since inland taipans live in the middle of fucking nowhere and are reluctant to bite
>scorpion
Don't even know where the hell you got this from, fattails and deathstalkers are both African and you can probably guess where Indian red scorpions are from
>spider
"Most venomous spider" is a retarded term, if we're talking strictly about neurotoxins then yes, but again, I'd rather take my chances against 3 or 4 species of funnel web than go to South America which like 80% of Sicariids are native to
>octopus
I don't know anything about octopuses so I'll give you that one, but considering you seem to get your facts from Facebook top 10 lists I wouldn't be surprised if there was something else
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>>2502265
>i made this exact joke when this was posted on another board
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Iraq and Middle East with those big ass spiders
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>>2502014
I appreciate the meme
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>>2502316
>If you can't swim, then you're best staying away from all of those blue-ringed octopi, box jellyfishes and crocodiles
Yeah because I was about to go hang out with a bunch of fucking crocodiles.

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There's a stray cat stuck on my neighbor's roof, what should I do?
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>>2506796
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the next freedom bird will clear the situation
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>>2506796
Take it to the vet of course

Anyone else a fan of Frida? Where can I buy some merch?
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>>2506630
I'd guess Malinois
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>>2506687
holy shit thanks this is my perfect dog and the puppies are adorable
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>>2506692
Yeah, they're breddy badass but also HIGHLY energetic. You need to be fit or at least get fit when you have one.

Also, gif HIGHLY related
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>>2504843
>>2504666
I experience conflicting feels about this.

I need photos and videos of animal testing for cosmetics and what not. It’s for a project.
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>>2505585
>extended the human lifespan by at least 20 years
How is that a good thing, let alone worth so much suffering?
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>>2506528
I agree. We should be allowed to use human testing on top of animal testing.
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Has science gone 3 far??? C4urself
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>>2505351
go to peta's sites, they got plenty of fucked up shit on there

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that species is it?
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Again you? 4chan doesn't send exif data anymore.
Golden king crab is my guess, but I know nothing of crabs.
pic unrelated, just pretty.
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Alaskan King Crab

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What dog breeds get along with cats the most?
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>>2506663
Any dog with a low prey drive. So all hunting and primitive breeds are out.

Of course, all dogs will at least tolerate cats if brought up with them. But strange cats out on the street will be fair game.


Toy/companion breeds and retrieving breeds are generally good with cats even if they aren't raised with them, ie, labradors, poodles, cavaliers, newfoundlands.
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>>2506677
>But strange cats out on the street will be fair game.

As it should be.
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>>2506663
"Just take the fucking picture you twat"

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hello frens
https://www.newscientist.com/article/2150324-horses-bred-to-look-like-cartoons-are-part-of-a-worrying-trend/
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>>2506317
ayyy
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I just spent the past ten hours shoveling layers of shit and mushrooms out of horsedens
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>>2506623
Be glad.

Others actually pay for a workout
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Welcome to Grumpf's capitalist America, where animal rights don't exist
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the bait above my post is so bad I don't even give him a (You)

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My cat continues to find a way to go out. I live with 4 other people so if he waits by the door long enough someone bond to let him slip by. I don't want him out side because he almost always comes back with scratches from other cats or ticks all around his neck. Can I get some advice please.
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>>2504799
Better my cat suffer for a few hours, maybe a day, than let him run wild killing local wildlife and shitting on my neighbor's property
They didn't want my cat, I did
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>>2504785
You are abusing your cat in order to save a few stupid birds.
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>>2504823
worth it
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Catio
Sucks to have it built but do it
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My cat absolutely loathes other cats, but it's really only at night that she'll get up to mischief anyway, so I just lock the cat door in the evening and unlock it in the morning.

She's quite happy with the routine, if I go outside after I've locked her door, she's not trying to run out or anything.

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>ACTuALLY YOU POSTED AN INACCURATE DEPICTION OF A SPINOSAURUS, IT WAS REALLY QUADRUPEDAL ALL ALONG
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>>2504542
I'm just saying that there is a massive agenda being pushed to turn this superpredator into a fish eating virgin
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>>2504423
Too nostalgic to accept the truth man?
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>>2504597
I actually agree tb.h
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>>2504777
the virgin spinosaurus
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>>2504597

That's what it was.

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I've had my male cat, Methos, for about 7 years now and hes been around multiple other cats, and even small/medium dogs. Today my girlfriend and I went out to get a kitten, female, from a friend who had 28 cats to get rid of due to strays just breeding in her yard. Once she was brought home, I put the carrier on the ground and let her come out on her own. She came out immediately and tried to find a way out but quickly stopped realizing this is her new home. Methos originally didn't seem to have an interest or much care, but then he went up to her and sniffed her. Seemed fine, then he starting hissing and growling a lot. I have never seen him act like this with any other animals besides the medium sized dogs my dad had because they tried to sit on him. As stated before, he's been around other cats so this shouldn't be anything new to him but now hes hissing and getting extremely defensive and even hitting me(no claws on Methos) and I am by far his favorite person. Is it jealousy or is he upset due to a new cat in his territory? I've had cats also my whole life and haven't had this issue before.
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Keep new kitten in one room for two weeks, using the smell and food spacing between them closer and closer.

It's a technique you can find all over the internet. Just look up how to introduce your older cat to the newer cat. Yes, it's not a visitor
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>>2506567
>owning a cat

Go back to reddît
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You did zero research on new cat introduction and just plopped the carrier on the floor hoping for the best?
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>>2506615
Have had cats for years, picking her up and introducing wasn't going to happen. She didn't want to be touched at all, Methos went up and introduced himself and wasn't a fan
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>>2506620
>picking her up and introducing wasn't going to happen

Obviously not. Nobody would ever suggest doing that either.



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