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3 New Pet houses for cats or dogs large and small versions

by lhawk07 Posted 28th Nov 2011 at 10:41 PM - Updated 29th Nov 2011 at 10:18 AM by lhawk07
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6 NEW Meshes
3 Styles of Pet houses for your cats and dogs!


I have for your 3 new houses in your choice of small (cat or small dog) or large (big dog) versions. I call the small version "cats" and the large version, "dogs" but as you know, any of the pets will use the houses so it doesn't really matter what you want to use them for. However, I just thought the pet houses looked a little goofy when a cat used them since they were all so huge and wanted the option for smaller versions as well. If you DO have a big dog on the property with a small house, he may try to use it and look a little weird sticking out of it. Just letting you know.

The three styles are:

Sultan's Tabernacle - (a little high on the poly count, but it's a maxis item so I didn't want to change it too much) 1792 poly
Castle - 648 poly - 2 presets- With and without flower stencils
Country Pet House - 165 poly - 3 presets- plumbob stencil, paws stencil, and no stencil

Can I recolor them?
Yes! They are all 3 channel recolorable

Where are they?
Found under pet essentials

Will they work for your setup?
You need Pets, of course, and I have all patches installed. I don't know if you need to also but thought I would let you know.

What can you do with them?
Feel free to recolor, retexture, or anything you like. Just please credit me for the meshes or textures and please only upload on MTS.




Additional Credits:
Made with Gimp
TSR Workshop
UV Mapper
Milkshape 3D
Simlish font by inkandchaos http://www.modthesims.info/download.php?t=355657

Style: Modern
Room: Outdoor
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 3 Pets
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Cat Houses.rar

Size: 1,020.1 KB · Downloads: 13,775 · 28th Nov 2011
1,020.1 KB 13,775 28th Nov 2011
Dog Houses.rar | Large Houses

Size: 1.07 MB · Downloads: 15,738 · 28th Nov 2011
1.07 MB 15,738 28th Nov 2011
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Test Subject
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#2 Old 28th Nov 2011 at 11:16 PM
This is cute, great job ☺
Test Subject
#3 Old 28th Nov 2011 at 11:23 PM
Did you base the castle one off of the generations bookcase?
Mad Poster
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#4 Old 28th Nov 2011 at 11:50 PM
These look great - thank you so much.
Lab Assistant
#5 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 1:17 AM
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Originally Posted by GreatBigSea
Did you base the castle one off of the generations bookcase?

It looks like it. It'll fit in my Sim daughter's bedroom perfectly <3
Eminence Grise
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#6 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 1:35 AM
These look fantastic And nice to have a choice of size!
Test Subject
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#7 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 4:26 AM
Thank you
Test Subject
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#8 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 7:28 AM
These are Great! Thnx for sharing!!!
Mad Poster
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#9 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 9:44 AM
The sultan's tabernacle makes a really nice-looking pet house! Thanks for these, it's good to have a bit more choice.
Field Researcher
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#10 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 9:56 AM
These are wonderful! Thank you for sharing!
Lab Assistant
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#11 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 10:12 AM
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Originally Posted by GreatBigSea
Did you base the castle one off of the generations bookcase?

Yes :P
Scholar
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#12 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 12:56 PM
I love it I wish that there was a version of the castle one without the stenciling (I like it with the stenciling too though), but they are amazing. I think the tent is my favourite one
Lab Assistant
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#13 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 1:10 PM
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Originally Posted by CinderEmma
I love it I wish that there was a version of the castle one without the stenciling (I like it with the stenciling too though), but they are amazing. I think the tent is my favourite one
There is a non-stencilled preset included :-)
Test Subject
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#14 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 3:38 PM
very cute thank you so much for these
Alchemist
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#15 Old 29th Nov 2011 at 8:27 PM
The tent is simbly the best one. Thank you so much.
Lab Assistant
#16 Old 1st Dec 2011 at 2:03 PM
The castle and country dog houses shows up as conflicting in Delphy's Dashboard!
Lab Assistant
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#17 Old 2nd Dec 2011 at 2:25 PM
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Originally Posted by Dweiathecat
The castle and country dog houses shows up as conflicting in Delphy's Dashboard!
Items by the same creator usually do show up that way but they are fine :-)
Lab Assistant
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#18 Old 6th Dec 2011 at 1:41 AM
geniuos. sorry i did spell that wrong but my touch screen doesnt have spell check XD. anyways the tent and castle were really good ideas. As well as the cute little dog house it would match well with my farm
cheerio
Test Subject
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#19 Old 19th Dec 2011 at 5:26 PM
The castle dog house reminds me of "Look Who's Talking Now" lol I loved that poodle!!!!
Test Subject
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#20 Old 30th Jan 2012 at 2:32 AM
I love these, because my one sim just got a cat and he lives outside in a tent. The sultan's one looks cute next to his tent. Sadly, my kitten can't use them. I'll have to wait till she's grown up.
Test Subject
#21 Old 19th May 2012 at 7:50 PM
is it possible for two adult pets to make kitten/puppy in any of these houses?
Field Researcher
#22 Old 20th Aug 2012 at 5:43 PM Last edited by Pixelen : 20th Aug 2012 at 7:33 PM. Reason: I can't read
Edit: Derp. Just read the posts above me. Didn't realise that happened! Thanks for the great beds :D
Test Subject
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#23 Old 14th Jun 2014 at 11:03 PM
thanks
Test Subject
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#24 Old 12th Nov 2014 at 11:41 PM
Thank you so much!! They work amaze-balls in my game love it!!
Top Secret Researcher
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#25 Old 18th Dec 2014 at 9:41 AM
Thanks!
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