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my huge DIY tree!

my tree is up after finding the perfect tree and cutting it down, pressure washing it 3 times and tying it all together

i also have a big 2ft rope ladder in there.






Leon loves singing to his toy in the tree


to give you an idea of the size, here is a side shot with leon



i also have a 1/4th of a clear shower curtain under it to keep my carpet clean and i used clear Command hooks to tie it to my wall

Leon Butch Baby Bird Pickles Bowie Bobby Leo Ace Cheerio
for my other pets: cat, rabbit, 6 fish tanks, 2 fire belly newts, 2 african dwarf frogs, 22+ crayfish, fish
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Awesome! It looks great and Leon looks super happy
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Leon is always happy

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That's a very fine bird tree, the self made ones are the best!
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It is a great addition to my room. And considering the cost of dowel playgms, this was a bargain! Not to mention the various sized branches. I do t use it as often as I shuold but I still like to have it

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Awesome job! What kind of tree is it?
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the main part is hickory and other parts are maple. hickory trees always have really cool shapes

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