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Niggas help, my cat just came (she likes to explore the neighborhood) and her eyes looked like this, is 11 PM so I can't go to the vet, everything else is fine, is only her eyes ;-;
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>outdoor cat
someone out there is a hero
looks like the same symptoms (lethargic too i hope) as when i deal with those pests
better luck next time op
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did the cunt died already?
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>>2576449
And how do you deal with those "pests"?
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>>2576498
With love, kindness, hugs and kisses anon.
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>>2575354
My eyes do that when I cum too

Can soneone explain why this cat is crying? Ive never seen my cat cry in the 12 years ive had him
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>>2569020
>Somebody take that rocket launcher away from Jamal before he kills all of us
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How can we make this cat happy?
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>>2575215
Put him out of his misery
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My cat died this morning.
She had cancer, a tumor in her digestive system. She had not eaten or moved for two days. It was so heartbraking seeing her this way, so weak, so immobile. She was a joyful cat before, always meowing at me and purring for hugs. I'm glad she didn't suffer more, I'm glad I took the decision to have her put down, but having to be with her when she was in such a shape was horrifying. I cried a lot. I still cry right now.

Sending love to anyone who lost a pet recently or is still feeling torn by the death of a pet.
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I recently lost my cat. 11 years old. I didn't think I would take his death this hard, but I haven't stopped crying. He went missing for months, but had returned starved. Fed him, cared for him. It became apparent that he was losing the ability to walk and eat. I tried to pretend he would get better, but he never did. Five months and he was worst. Trouble self bathing. Today he couldn't stand. We don't have vets locally or even distantly. I hated to do it but i should have done it sooner and with a vet. I can't get it out of my head.
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>>2571643
Control F
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>>2571643
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNZT013trzo
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>>2571643
pressing f so hard my n word :-(
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>>2571643
Not for a long time, but its a desolate feeling. All my love to you my friend, rest in peace little buddy.

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i live in nyc and i just saw a racoon climb up a tree. i don't live anywhere near any major parks or green spaces. in fact i'd even describe my neighborhood as semi industrial. (s)he looked pregnant too. to complicate matters there are is a very active colony of feral cats in my immediate vicinity, they number half a dozen at least (although i suppose they have left the neighborhood or died off due to the recent snowstorm and totally frigid air) and seem very territorial apparently nyc received some 1500 calls to animal control in the year 2015 reporting sightings of racoons.

what in the actual fuck?
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>>2576354
There aren't really any attics here at all and if they exist they are probably being rented out. Sewers...maybe? Most entrances to sewers seem super secure, aren't there a lot of noxious fumes down there that would kill a coon very quickly even if they managed to get in?
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>>2576399
Raccoons have adapted to urban life remarkably well. To the point they can thrive without human neighbors such as yourself even know how and where.
They can live on rooftops or in the walls of older apartment buildings. Sewers pose no more problems to them, than they do to rats, so miles of underground utilities are also available, even if they just use them as access routes to wherever they are going.
Even in a major metropolis like NYC can provide resources for an opportunistic scavenger like a raccoon.
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>>2575548
>sees raccoon climb up a tree
>A TREE
>hur dur where do they live? xD
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>>2576335
you're a total moron.
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>>2575548
dam look out that he dont steal your tv :-)

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Discuss anything aquarium related here, including inhabitants, decor and issues.
Google is your friend.
Feel free to ask questions but know that there are a lot of resources out there that could answer your question a lot faster and accurately than /an/.
Make sure to include these things in your post before asking because we can't help you if we don't have the full picture:

-tank size (include dimensions, not just volume)
-parameters (ammonia, nitrate, nitrite, pH, GH, KH)
-any and all inhabitants + how long you've had them

Links:
Tank Cycling:
https://www.petcha.com/freshwater-aquarium-cycling/
https://www.petcha.com/fishless-aquarium-cycling-method/
Care Guides:
>http://seriouslyfish.com/

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>>2576271
thats not where they go anon
plenty of aquarium creatures eat fruit and veggies
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>>2576272
i just checked and sera tabs do have potassium in them so ill add some next time i feel like getting wet up to my elbows
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>>2576289
Post a pic
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>>2575170
get your plants online. Both ebay and aquabid will give you more plants for cheaper
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>>2573450
He must be lonely

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rate my doggo
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fluffiest doggo 10/10
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>>2575022
>GSD puppy
>good
ahaha
ahahaha
AHAHAHAHAHA
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>>2575255
>I’m a pussy
Fixed it for you
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>>2575255
GSDs are the master race
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>>2576155
>>2576423
this is catfag-tier sensitivity, GSD puppies are known to be hellions even by puppy standards
they're dogkino once properly raised tho

Rate my good boi
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>>2574241
Fat boy
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Good/boy
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Looks like it stinks.
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Too thicc.
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>>2574241
obese

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Found this dragonfly in my yard, can i get its species name?
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Indonesian red-winged dragonfly

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I need some backup /an/
The past week my cat will not eat anything and I can't afford the vets cost for blood work and x-rays. I'm no animal expert but I highly believe she ate a shitton of hair that was on her brush and got it lodged. There's also more hair on her poop. But he has also had some diarrhea and more yellow poops too so I'm not 100%.

And she's been doing the solitary behavior and not acting herself.

Would it be a good idea to give some cat laxatives and see if she poops it out?
Has anyone had this happen before?
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also pic not related.
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might be feline aids
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>>2575936

I don't want to post something to make you panic as all I know is what happened to my cat.... But please don't sit on this. My cat wasn't eating and was doing the whole solitude thing + pooping out hair and it didn't end well... Please.. Get it checked out.

Maybe it's nothing, I hope it's nothing. I lost my 2 cats and my dog during the 2007 pet food poisoning from china. I lost them and a huge part of what used to be me since then. Don't sit on this.
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>>2575936
Most vets will work with you on financing. They can offer care credit which can help cover vet bills.
Gofundme is an option too. Pet health crisis stories tend to gain momentum.

Please Anon. Take your cat to a vet.

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why are cats so overpowered?
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>>2572974
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wCj_CioMhQ

Like this
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>>2575529
nope. being able to grind up bone with their back maulers does not correlate to bite force.
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y'all clearly don't know what the real king of the sea is
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>>2576179
pistol is more impressive
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>>2575430
>leopards tend to leave them alone.
Just look at that leopard leave that badger be. Yup, better cross the street when you see this bad hombre, cuz honey badger don't give a damn.

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Crickets are so fucking loud, how come they aren't found by predators and eaten?
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>>2576214
do you know what the ratio of any other bird to hawk is?
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>>2576215
Do you know what the ratio of any other cricket to predator is?
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If you ever had a male cricket loose somewhere in your house you would know it's very hard to track their exact location accurately based on the chirp. This is also why i don't use crickets as feeders for my geckos anymore. No matter how careful you are there will always be an escapee a couple times a year that chirps at all hours of the night loud as fuck and it takes forever to die.
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>>2576232
do they have something special for this
I hear them in the grass near me for example, and I look EXACTLY where the sound is coming from and there isnt anything

Like they project it off objects to hide their location or something
its crazy
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>>2576232
>>2576278
I occasionally get one in the house and one was driving me up the walls for a good week or two. Not that it was in my house, but the noise was very clearly coming from a specific area where it wasn't there.

I think they're just ghosts of crickets passed.

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Every time I open a can of this shit both my cats will barely touch it. I gave up trying because it always gets thrown away. There is also a cat that lives under my shed and eats mice for me, I just tried to give some of it to her.

Fucking cat took one look at it, shifted it around in the bowl a little and walked away.
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I guess that shit is nasty. throw it away and move on with your life.
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>>2575877
See it from your cats' perspective. They could either eat tasteless garbage or kill mice that taste alright.
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>>2575877
Try a different brand
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>>2576150
I have different varieties of the same brand they eat the shit out of but they won't touch these.
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>>2576247
Then dont feed it to them ?? Stop trying to force them to like it.

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Looking to build my first planted vivarium. I'd like to house a Brazilian rainbow boa in it. I'd like to have a high humidity and low as possible maintenance setup. Curious as to how other people have gone about this. How do you make your substrate? What plants do you use? Clean up critters? Etc
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>>2576250
>>2573541

http://discord.gg/MU99wKA

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Hey /an/ got a small project I'm doing I'm trying to do a ecosphere with brine shrimp but I'm having some issues. I got atleast a 1 liter container for the fuckers my question is how much salt (sea salt naturally) should I use to insure brine shrimp survival and insure hatching with the eggs I got.
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>>2576226
>>2576233
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>>2576237
yes, because that's ALL THERE IS TO KNOW about artemia
lol
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>>2576238
not an argument
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>>2576238
>irrational anger capslock

Artemia are not fucking reef fish and don't require a hydrometer. Half of the time I use them to feed my fish I do it with an in-tank brine shrimp hatchery in 0% salt water. The adults I raise with random spoonfuls of salt. The only time a culture has crashed on me is when the airstone stopped working.
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>>2576239
I'm not arguing with you.
I know things you don't. That's your problem, not mine.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lI4SP04_o8M
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>>2575499
Shoo, get out of here
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>>2575510
i love your anus, babe
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>>2575511
Cheers, now fuck off
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>>2575516
no, I want to lick it
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>>2575499
RatCoin when?



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