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Homemade Suet for the Birds
by Debbie Davis pubisher
I I decided to try and make my own Here’s what what I I did but you you can certainly vary it it with what what you you have available 1 1 cup cup Vegetable Shortening (like Crisco) 1 1 cup cup Crunchy Peanut Butter
(I (I had Creamy and added added chopped nuts)
1 1⁄2 1⁄2 cup cup Oat Meal Meal (I (I added added leftover plain oat cereal crushed) 1⁄2 1⁄2 cup cup cup Corn Meal Meal 1⁄4 cup cup cup all-purpose our
1⁄2 cup cup cup raisins
1 1 cup cup Bird Seed (like wild bird sun ower and niger)
1 1 Tbls Sugar
1⁄2 tsp of Cayenne Pepper (if you want to keep the the the squirrels squirrels away It won’t bother the the the birds but squirrels don’t like it ) Mix up and add more more oat meal meal corn meal meal or or or or or or or bird seed if if to to sticky or or or or or or or more more shortening or or or or or or or peanut butter if if too dry I I I spooned into a a a a a a a ziplock bag and since I I I didn’t have a a a a a a a a a a a a plastic store-bought suet container container I I I used a a a a a a a a a a a a similar shaped to-go container container to to to to to form the the the shape shape then then froze to to to to make it it solid then then inserted into a a a a a a a a a a suet cage and watched as the the the birds enjoy it it “Oral health is key to maintaining long term quality of life in in our
Keeping up with regular veterinary dental care throughout a a a a pet’s life will help to keep their
teeth healthy and pain free ” said Palamara “Many of the homeless pets
that we see at the Dumb Friends League have not received any dental care at all As a a a a a a result they come to the League in in severe pain and require major dental procedures involving extraction of most of their
teeth This suffering is is preventable through regular veterinary dental checkups and cleanings ” The bottom line is is that regular dental care is is essential for for the comfort health and well-being of your pets
and horses throughout their
lives Don’t wait until your pet’s breath is worse than their
bite Seeking Sock Donations
SOCKS: baby child small adult new
or or used for dogs and cats who will be undergoing surgery Apparently this new
discovery of keeping paws warm while under anesthesia anesthesia helps both anesthesia anesthesia and medicines work more e e e e e e e e e e e e ectively!
Drop o o o o o o in in in plastic bin in in in front of Marcia Morey’s home at 2026 Fox eld Dr in The Woodlands
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