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Cats are coming into my garden, slaughtering bird and rodents.

I want to stop this without killing them if I can. How to permanently stop cats from coming?
There's only one permanent solution

I'm still feeding the feral cat that lives under my shed.

You mad?
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did you give it a name?
Hows that selective? You put it in cat food, right? Lots of things eat cat food.
Kek. That was me who brought up Tylenol.
what you name it
Most animals tolerate acetaminophen much better than cats. However, if anon is just grinding up a shitload of Tylenol into cat food, he's probably killing all sorts of things.

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My cat died today. And this hurts so much I just want to die as well. I'm crying most of the time and when I'm not, I just feel empty or whatever this is. She was pretty much the only thing I still cared about in my useless life and now she's gone forever.
Sorry for creating a thread just for this but I needed to put it out there in some way.
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A cat is not a sentient self aware being. It cannot give or receive love. A parrot may be able to sort of approach a level of emotional feeling and understanding but still not to a human level.

Grow up.
My deepest condolences anon. She’s in a better place now. Please take care of yourself.
They're always your baby.

You clearly haven't ready any theological treatise on the properties of materialism and love, nothing relating to Greek Platonism either. Perhaps your desire to waste time and tell people to grow up arises out of a loneliness and spite at seeing the difference of experience rise from others.
of course a dead cat owner (formerly live) talks like a faggot

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Nihon edition


Join the cat conversation at #mammal

Food & Nutrition

Outside Enrichment
Behavioral problems

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Thanks, I think I'm leaning towards a little older
Cats aren't expensive at all, anon. Get one
I'll go look at some shelters this afternoon
My kitten finally pooped after 4 days!
I never thought I'd be happy to wash towels and clean poop off the floor. She's asleep now. Giving her some milk in 2 hours.

Thanks guys, you kept me so much less anxious.
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is outdoor cat hate an /an/ meme? my former kitty only killed rabbits and maybe a rodent here and there. who gives a shit it's what cats do.

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dog rate thread
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>not 12/10 princess

what's the national dogue of the jug of saliva?
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sleep gang
is this an american rottweiler?
How is hell cute tho?

There is something about this picture that's really nice to look at. It's a great photo, tell your gf she did well capturing it. Cute dogs too, I love their shiny coats.

Wow he's cute! What breed?

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dumb frogposter
Let cat kill all bun.
Problem solved
rabbits are killing your cats what the fuck?
Kill the cat.
the bunnies have already repopulated let kitty hunt

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Why do we not genocide skunks? They're fucking worthless ecologically.
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>it's impossible for a person to kill another person
Are these things good enough to be cooked and eaten
Asking for a friend
No, but to genocide the human race, you'd have to kill yourself and it's funny how no one talking about humans are the real evil is ever up for that.
i'm in love anon
We got a couple of skunks and their babby in our backyard. We're going to leave them alone cuz they're nocturnal, away from the house and dindu nuffin. will we regret this?

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Figured I'd try this out since I'm currently setting out on a path toward finding one myself, much to my bank account's dismay.

Post anything you want about /an/ related careers, whether you want help/advice finding one; ways to keep learning and improving in your existing career path; or if you just want to share stories and vent about a particularly shitty day.
I want to go outside and watch cool animals in the wild and take care of animals because of my desire to interact with wild animals any career like this do I take zoology pls respond I love animals and I want to work with them I love watching them and petting them too I'm good with animals I had a pet wolf dog
Is this a sort of parody of those youtube comments that little kids leave?
Whenever I say i want to work with animals, people always make fun of me and assume i want to work with dogs or pandas or some shit when i really just want to do shit with fish. Might as well become a zookeeper at my local public aquarium.
I wanted to become a zookeeper but I figured there were too few of those jobs and too many people who want them so I chose to study something with safer career options.
I still imagine zookeeper as being the top most comfy and enjoyable job though.
>Might as well become a zookeeper at my local public aquarium.
probably one of the most realistic outlooks. that or doing experiments on zebrafish in a lab

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Legs to die for edition

This is the invertebrate general. If you have any questions about invertebrates, want to look into owning one or more, or want to simply discuss them, this is the thread to do so, whether its

>Tarantulas and other spiders
>Or anything without a backbone

Feel free to post it.

Resources/help and information

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It depends on whether you idiots are debating killing the thing, in which case the answer is it eats mosquitoes.
I would like to buy a vinegaroon, Typopeltis guangxiensis to be exact, Is their husbandry difficult?
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Cat brought me a present. Wat dis?
Location: central Italy.
what? no, they're outside where spiders belong.
mama spider hasn't seemed to move for a long time either. maybe they're just lazy

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What type of noodle is this?
Danger noodle?
Im in southern california.
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banded california snake. harmless
I googled that same result too

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Get paid pupper
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Get paid pupper
get paid pupper
get paid pupper

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>ywn genocide all centipedes and centipede owners
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>hurr shove thing up ass ecks Dee
Underage b&
I just don't get what makes a person so bothered about centipedes that they would make multiple threads about other people's choice of pets. Why the anger, why bother? I don't get why someone would keep centipedes either though.
Is this the spiritual successor to the hornbill meme?
First it was hornbills, then it was reptiles and reptile owners, now its centipedes and centipede owners. I'm half convinced that it's just some autist trying to shit on everything to see what sticks.
It's a cat fag for sure

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ITT: Shitty fish you've owned
I'll start off.
>be me
>get two high fined variatus, male and female
>female is very cowardly and hid most of the time
>male didn't seem to care for her and was lethargic as all hell
>male starts getting bullied by male swordtail
>starts showing symptoms of severe stress and comes down with an illness
>1 day late female starts hiding constantly and has clamped fin
>dies another day later
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The fish store warned me it was a balloon when I got mine very young, but I didn't care (or know what that meant) at the time. It hasn't grown as much as the regular german blue I got the same day, but he's got a good personality and is feisty. Hopefully mine'll be OK.

I've never had a dwarf gourami live longer than 6 months. Granted, I've never bought one from a good place, but they die so fucking suddenly when my parameters are mint. I've got one left and put him in a too-fresh new tank. I'm surprised he hasn't died yet, I kind of put him in there expecting it.
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>45 gal
Bold move
>goldfish aren't retarded
The bigger tank looked better in my apartment lol, plus my gf used to work at a pet store.

How can Tigers even compete?
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How each team's most badass subspecies reacts to humans

Barbary Lions (evolved alongside humans)
> experiences massive population decline and extinction in the wild

Siberian Tigers (humans are an invasive species to them)
> cool more food
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>Most male lion don't hunt, women lion do most hunts
a siberian would destroy a lion
they regularly kill and eat brown bears
Young brown bears.

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Nice feet.

Be a shame if somethin happened to them...
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did you die?
what the fuck australia
i want to get some Gympie Gympie and weaponize it

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