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« on: June 30, 2012 11:24:43 AM »

Who says you can't craft for reptiles? Tongue

I wanted to give my bearded dragon, Norbert, another place to hang out, so I made him a hammock! I used old batman sheets and some suction cups with hooks to make it. (Like the reptile hammocks at the pet store but cheaper.)

He's still getting used to the idea of sitting in a hammock, but he has crawled up there a few times. He enjoys sitting underneath it too. Hopefully once he gets comfortable with it he'll find it a nice place for a nap. Now I just need to make another our other dragon, Yoshi.




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« Reply #1 on: June 30, 2012 11:35:47 AM »

Great project idea- he looks happy on there.
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« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2012 11:36:39 AM »

That is clever. I enjoy seeing people who craft for their pets. Well done.
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« Reply #3 on: June 30, 2012 01:09:27 PM »

He's so cute!  It looks like he was posing for the photo!  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: June 30, 2012 03:14:20 PM »

what a magnificent lizard! I did not know that lizards would hang out on a hammock. I honestly didn't think they were that flexible and coordinated. Boy am I wrong!   Very cool...he's most awesome. Thanks for posting!
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« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2012 10:39:23 AM »

I love this!  I thought about making one after I had to return a storebought one due to his nails constantly getting caught in the mesh.  Does that seem to be a problem with yours?  It looks great!!
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« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2012 12:52:11 PM »

Cool idea! I love the fabric choice, and Norbert is a cutie.
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« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2012 09:18:26 PM »

I love this!  I thought about making one after I had to return a storebought one due to his nails constantly getting caught in the mesh.  Does that seem to be a problem with yours?  It looks great!!

He hasn't had problems getting his nails stuck, but once in awhile he will get his nails on the suction cups and knock himself down. Fortunately it's not too high up so he doesn't get hurt. Now that he's had it awhile he absolutely loves it, sits there all the time.
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« Reply #8 on: September 21, 2012 02:42:45 PM »

Norbert!! He looks very happy with his cool new hammock. Great job Smiley.
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« Reply #10 on: January 14, 2013 08:19:15 PM »

YAY!!! Love this happy lizard Smiley. Congrats!
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« Reply #11 on: June 05, 2013 12:53:22 AM »

I never would have figured that beardies would like hammocks! That is too cool!
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