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Post  Whisperingtruth on Sun Oct 16, 2011 6:23 pm

Alexurt made this Pets Guide (its a work in progress) over at her forum site SimsVIP. Thought I would share a link to it.

http://simsvip.com/?page_id=2101


Maybe we could make something like this over here, any volunteers?
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Post  Whisperingtruth on Mon Oct 17, 2011 12:51 am

Sims VIP Pets Guide Direct Link
With Alexis' permission I copied her guide here. Will update it as she updates hers. The link above take you directly to hers.

♦ This Guide is currently a work in progress ♦
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New Game Options
This section explains what new game features/options you have have in the game. Along with a brief explanation, is a photo and/or video to go by. These are changes made in options that already exist within the Base game or Expansions.

Sim and Pet Autonomy
Pet Autonomy has been added in this expansion, however the game has given us a new option now to disable autonomy. You can pick and choose between Sims & Pets. Let’s say you want autonomy disabled for Pets but not Sims, it’s definitely possible.




Pet Lifespans
Just like Sims received their own life span panels with the Generations patch, the Pets patch offers the same exact options for Pets. You can set the life span of Cats Dogs and Horses all separately, as well as the different life stages and how long (or short) you want them to be.




Invite Household
With the addition of Pets, the game now introduces a new way to invite over some guests. You can now use the phone or the friendship panel to invite over an entire household which will allow you to pick and choose which pets and Sims come over.





Painting/Sculpting
Sims who take on painting and decide on creating a portrait can now paint a portrait of their Pets. This function has been added to the options menu when your Sim has a high enough Painting Skill.
Players who have Ambitions installed can now sculpt their pets! Pets now have the option to pose for a sculpture.



Jamming out/Playing Instruments
Howl, Yowl & tap your Hooves! Pets will interact with Sims when playing instruments. Decided your one man band is no longer good enough? Take your pet to the Park or hang out outside your home and jam to the beats! If you head out to a public place, you can even play for tips! Maybe that Howl, Yowl or tap will give you some extra simoleons.


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New Music Types
This expansion brings about 3 new types of Music for you to listen to on the radio and choose for your Sims in CAS as a favorite.

Country —— Songwriter —— R&B

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Traits (Sims)

This expansion brings Sims brand new Pet related traits. Pick and choose from the following four traits to add to your Sims five available trait spots.
Note that you may only select one of these traits to add to your Sims. Once any one of these traits are selected, they conflict with the other traits.



Animal Lover – Sims with the Animal Lover trait love all member of the animal Kingdom and have special benefits when interacting with Pets


Cat Person – Sims with the Cat Person trait are happiest when they are surrounded by multitudes of felines.


Dog Person – Sims with the Dog Person trait have an extra special relationship with their Dogs.


Equestrian – Equestrian Sims love Horses and Horses love them back! The mutual equine affection, makes these Sims naturals at Handling and Training Horses.


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Life Time Wishes (Sims)

The Animal Rescuer – You have a soft spot for animals of all shapes and sizes. To see one being mistreated, abandoned or neglected breaks your heart. That is why you have made it a personal mission to adopt as many Pets as you can, to help make their world a little brighter. (Adopt 6 Strays)


The Ark Builder – There is no such thing as having too many Pets. The more Pets you have, the happier you are. The same can be said for your Pets as well. It brings you and your Pets joy when another animal joins your growing herd. Some Sims may think this is an unhealthy obsession, but to you, Sim or animal, they are all part of your growing family. (Have 2 of each – Cats, Dogs, Horses, Birds, Lizards, Turtles, Rodents, Snakes, Butterflies and Beetles)


The Canine Companion – You know that saying, dogs are a Sims best friend? Not only do you believe it – that is a motto to live by. But why limit yourself to just one best friend? You want to befriend as many Dogs as you can to not only show the world that dogs are a Sim’s best friend, but how they are the most amazing animals in the entire world!(Befriend 15 Dogs)


The Cat Herder – You love all things Feline related. So it’s no surprise that your only goal in life is to befriend as many Cats as Simlishy possible! In a past life, you may have possibly been a Cat, which would explain why you have this undying love for them!(Befriend 15 Cats)


The Fairy Tale Finder – Why settle for a regular Pet when you can have one of the most enigmatic, charismatic and mythical animals to ever exist? The sheer presence of a Unicorn inspires and aura of tranquility and mysticism. Not many Sims can say they’ve seen one be part of their family., so if you come across one, it’ll be worth your while to make that Unicorn a member of your family. (Adopt a Unicorn)


The Jockey – Lightweight and Agile. The Jockey is the driving force when it comes to Horseback Riding. To reach actual Jockey status, one must dedicate one’s life to serving and being one with their Horse and their various trainers. The path to become a full fledged Jockey is not an easy task and requires intense training, competing in rigorous competitions and the will to win. (Reach Level 10 of Riding Skill & Win/Earn 40,000 Simoleons using your Horses)


The Zoologist – While being able to obtain pets through various ways, there is no greater self-satisfaction for an avid animal lover than to go into the wild, and bring home a native of the animal kingdom. Animals born and bred in the wild have different challenges and responsibilities, as opposed to regular house pets, but that won’t discourage you one bit!(Collect 20 Pets in the wild – Minor Pets only)


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Lifetime Happiness Rewards (Sims)

Animal Expert (25,000)- Can’t seem to ever get tired of your Pets? This reward makes it so that Dogs, Cats & Horses live longer lives. Birds and Pets kept in a Terrarium, are also less likely to die.


Raised by Wolves (15,000) – Gain more social fulfillment from interacting with Pets.



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Skills (Sims)

Sims are now able to learn a new type of skill. The Riding Skill will allow Sims to gain experience in Riding, Racing & Competing with Horses. The Riding skill has 10 levels and with each, a new type of experience is gained. To begin gaining this skill, simply have your Sim ride a Horse.

♦ Level 1 – Your Sim has decided to see life from the back of a Horse! It takes more than a rear end to sit the saddle, but after a little riding time with a patient four-legged partner, your Sim will soon be blazing trails, leaping gates, and training Horses like a pro!

♦ Level 2 – Your Sim may now try Gallop while riding, use Race Training Posts, run Jumping Courses and enter Equestrian Center Racing Competitions.

♦ Level 3 – Your Sim may now enter Equestrian Center Show Jumping Competitions.

♦ Level 4 – Improved Riding Skill

♦ Level 5 – Your Sim can now ride a Horse bareback.

♦ Level 6 – Your Sims can now enter Equestrian Center Cross-Country competitions.

♦ Level 7 – Your Sim may now strike a dramatic Heroic pose while riding.

♦ Level 8 – Your Sim may now adopt Wild Horses.

♦ Level 9 - Improved Riding Skill

♦ Level 10 – Your Sim may now Whisper To horses to earn their trust.



Skill Challenges – Riding (Sims)
After mastering the Riding Skill, you can then go ahead and complete the Skill specific Challenges.

♦ Equestrian Champion – Equestrian Champions have won at least 20 Equestrian Center competitions at the Advanced or International level. They are so well-known in the riding world that they receive extra prize money from sponsorship’s at every competition they win.

♦ Mustang Master – Mustang Masters have adopted at least 3 Wild Horses, so they know how to bring out the best in a Horse. When a Mustang Master adopts a Wild Horse, (s)he can choose some of the Horse’s traits

♦ Horse Friend – Horse Friends have been Friends with at least 10 Horses. They’re at ease around their equine buddies, and the Horses know it! Horses rarely shy away from being handles by a Horse Friend.

♦ Rider of Legends – To become a Rider of Legends, a Sim must win all three types of Equestrian Center competitions at the International Level. For their dedication to the art of horsemanship, these Sims receive a truly epic equine statue.

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Create A Pet
Create a Pet offers players the ability to create and customize any Cat, Dog or Horse they want! Also, for the first time ever, you are able to play as the pet within a household. In order to add a Pet to a household, there must be at least one Sim in the family. You can create a new pet to add to a household with Sims, or use the Telephone to adopt a pet. Animal only households are not possible.
You can however create Pets in CAP without a Sim and they will automatically be saved into the neighborhood bin for you to add to any household at a later time. Upon exit from CAP, you can also choose the relationship between pets.

The Household limit has been upgraded to 10 members. You can have a maximum of 8 Sims and 6 pets per household. Combined, the members cannot exceed 10 per household, and also cannot exceed the max allowed per species. Collectible Pets (Birds, Lizards, Snakes, Rodents etc) do not have a max allowance. As long as you can afford them, you can have as many as you would like.

One of the newest features for Sims & Pets in CAS/CAP is the Random Name Generator. You now have the option to allow the game to randomly choose what you name your Sims & Pets. Select the Name Randomizer button in CAS/CAP to see the different options available.



Just like Sims, if you create your own unique type of Pet and want it saved for future use, you can go ahead and save the Pet to your bin in CAP. You can also use the same function to upload your Pets to the Sims 3 Exchange.



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Pre-Made Breeds
When starting off in Create-A-Pet you can begin with a bare Cat, Dog or Horse and create your own, or you can select from over 100 pre-made breeds.

For a complete text list of all breeds in alphabetical order please click here: Breeds

To view each breed in photos, please see here: Cat Breeds — Dog Breeds — Horse Breeds

Even if you choose to select a pre-made breed, you can make any changes to the pet that you want to make. Everything from coat markings to eye color, you can customize it all!

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Pet Customization
Create a Pet allows you to create any unique pet. You can customize everything from ears to eyes, legs to tails and more! Everything you need to make your unique pet is at your fingertips and the options are endless!
The Customization portion of this guide is very long and in extended detail. To read all about Pet Customization and how Create a Pet Advance modes work, check out the dedicated page below:

Click here for Cat, Dog & Horse Customization


Traits (Pets)

Each Pet is allowed up to 3 Traits when creating them in CAP. Animals can also gain and lose other (hidden) traits as they progress in specific skills. Hidden traits will be listed below in a separate section related to skill gaining. Below are all the traits available to choose from with the first letter of each pet representing a pet-specific trait. (Horses, Cats, Dogs)


Adventurous (C,D) – Adventurous Pets are very curious and love to explore.

Aggressive (H,C,D) - Aggressive Pets aren’t inherently mean, they usually just have a bad attitude when interacting with other Pets. A bad attitude that usually leads to fights that is.

Agile (H) – Agile Horses are nimble, strong and love to jump. They make awesome show jumping competitors, but get bored if the don’t stay active.

Brave (H) – Brave Horses have an extra helping of courage to help them deal with the chaos of sprinklers, fireworks, burglar alarms and other terror-inducing everyday objects.

Clueless (H,C,D) – Clueless Pets tend to forget what they’re doing and are easily distracted. They don’t learn skills and traits too quickly, but they do get along well with absent minded Sims.

Destructive (C,D) – Whether destroying furniture or digging holes in the yard, Destructive Pets are sure to cause chaos wherever they are!

Fast (H) – Fast Horses are the speed demons of the animals kingdom. They love to gallop and have a natural talent for racing, but they need plenty of exercise to stay satisfied.

Friendly (H,C,D) – Pets with the friendly trait not only get along better with other pets, but they’ll usually have better relationships with Sims as well.

Genius (H,C,D) – Genius pets are always thinking on their paws (or hooves). They learn new skills & traits quickly and get along well with other Genius pets & Sims.

Hates Jumpin (H) – Some Horses prefer to have their hooves on the ground. When a Horse hates jumping, it will refuse to jump more often and do worse at Show Jumping and Cross-Country competitions. It may even take anger out on your new shiny training obstacles!

Hunter (C,D) – Pets with the Hunter trait are excellent at stalking and catching prey.

Hydrophobic (D) – Hydrophobic Dogs have a natural aversion for anything that relates to water. When in the water, they are definitely not happy.

Hyper (C,D) – Hyper Pets are super active and never like staying in one place. They are able to build energy much more quickly and have a slower energy decay.

Independent (C,D) – Independent pets not only prefer to be on their own, but have more fun when playing on their own than in big groups or other social situations.

Lazy (H,C,D) – Lazy pets just love to lie down or stay in one place as they get tired easily.

Likes Swimming (D) – Contrary to popular belief, not all breeds of dogs like to swim. However, when given this trait, Dogs just can’t enough satisfaction from taking a dip!

Loyal (D) – “A Dog is a Sim’s best friend” is a saying that certainly holds true! Loyal Dogs love spending time and interacting with their Sims, and even seem to learn skills faster than other Dogs.

Neat (H,C,D) – Neat pets are naturally clean and love to be bathed.

Nervous (H) – Nervous Horses see danger everywhere and can be startled by the most insignificant things. They tend to get along well with neurotic Sims who have the same problem.

Noisy (H,C,D) – Noisy Pets are very vocal and provide a special accompaniment when Sims are playing instruments.

Non Destructive (C,D) – Non Destructive Pets are very gentle, and never destroy furniture or dig holes in the yard.

Obedient (H) – Obedient Horses are more willing to do what a Sim wants than other Horses. They’ll usually go along with a Sim’s wishes, even if they don’t know that Sim very well.

Ornery (H) – Ornery Horses are stubborn and don’t deal well with other Sims. They don’t like to be approached by Sims they don’t know – or even Sims they do know, for that matter.

Piggy (H,C,D) – Piggy Pets are voracious eaters who don’t mind munching garbage or drinking from the toilet.

Playful (H,C,D) – Playful Pets always want to have fun and have a happy-go-lucky attitude.

Proud (C,D) – Proud Pets think they’re better than others and make their own image a top priority; they can’t stand having low hygiene.

Quiet (H,C,D) – Quiet Pets do not make much noise.

Shy (H,C,D) – Pets with the Shy trait prefer and are happiest when around their Sim. Being around other Pets and Sims make them nervous.

Skittish (C,D) – Skittish Pets have a nervous disposition and are easily startled.

Untrained (H) – Untrained Horses aren’t accustomed to having saddles and Sims on their backs. They need to spend some time being saddled and ridden by a trusted Sim to accept any rider.

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Lifetime Happiness Rewards (Pets)

Below are all the Lifetime Happiness Rewards available to choose from for Pets, with the first letter of each pet representing a pet-specific reward. (Horses, Cats, Dogs). Also included, is the amount of LTH points needed to claim these rewards.


Alpha Pet (C,D) (7,500) – Your pet is gifted with heightened senses when searching for prey or collectibles. Results from hunting are greatly improved.

Atomic Grazer (H) (4,000) – Gain the ability to Graze on any type of surface.

Attitude Adjustment (H,C,D) (7,500) – Have you ever wondered how your favorite pet would be if they were loud instead of quiet? Neat instead of Piggy? Go ahead and choose new traits for your Pet.

Beloved Animal (H,C,D) (5,000) – Your pet gains more social fulfillment from interacting with humans.

Best Behavior (C,D) (2,500) – Save your furniture! Save your House! This reward will make it so your pet will never bite or scratch furniture, roll around in puddles and get into the trash can and litter box…unless of course you really want them too!

Bottomless Pet Bowl (C,D) (15,000) – Give your pet a pet bowl that provides high quality sustenance and never needs refilling.

Celestial Salt Lick (H) (10,000) – A little taste of paradise, disguised in the form of a sparkling salt lick. It refills both hunger and thirst.

Clone Voucher for Pets (H,C,D) (15,000) – The Pet that purchases this reward gets a clone voucher. Redeem it at the Science Facility to have a young clone of your pet join the household. You cannot purchase this reward if your household is full.

Desert Pony (H) (5,000) – An ability often taught in the arid lands of Al Simhara, but can now be bestowed upon your Horse. Quenching your Horse’s thirst will occur less often.

Equine Zen (H) (6,000) – Your Horse will be able to channel it’s inner strength more efficiently. With this reward, exercise motives refill much faster.

Fearless Foals (H) (2,500) - Foals can venture away from their Mother’s grasp without feeling sad or lonely.

Fertility Treatment for Pets (C,D) (5,000) – Puppies & Kittens galore! This guarantees larger litters for your pet.

Friend of the Herd (H) (4,000) – Be the most popular Horse in town. Wild Horses are often attracted to your home lot.

Gardener’s Delight (H) (5,000) – Make your box stalls as eco-friendly as possible. Fertilizer from box stalls used by this Horse, is always of the highest quality.

Lucky Mount (H) (4,000) – Riders of this Horse are often showered with Good Luck.

Never Nauseous (C,D) (2,500) - Pets become immune from getting nauseous and vomiting.

Pet Hygienator (C,D) (10,000) – Landgraab Industries’ latest solution in high tech pet hygiene. Use it to keep your pets squeaky clean and free of fleas.

Self Cleaning Box Stall (H) (12,500) – Every pet deserves a clean place to live. Give your Horse a Box Stall that never needs to be cleaned.

Steel Bladder for Pets (H,C,D) (4,000) – Never again worry about those fretful accidents. Pets with steel bladders lose the urge to pee.

Super Smart Pet (H,C,D) (7,500) – Your Pet becomes super smart and can learn skills much faster, while making praising and scolding much more effective.

Super Swank Pet Bed (C,D) (10,000) – A really swank pet bed, so your pet can sleep in style.

Vomit Machine (C,D) (1,500) – Here’s a way to get your owners attention. Gain the ability to vomit at will.

Young Again Potion for Pets (H,C,D) (20,000) – This potion will magically turn back the time on your pet’s Life. Here’s to starting over!

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Skills (Cats)
Hunting
Cats have their very own hunting skill. Your Cat can begin learning this skill by stalking birds, reptiles, bugs and more! Once your Cat approaches any of the previously mentioned creatures, they have the option to watch their prey and begin raising this skill . The Hunting Skill consists of 10 levels. Each level offers more experience and options to the Cat.

♦ Level 1 – You can now Stalk, Fish & Catch a variety of prey including birds, bugs, reptiles & more! No matter what the skill level, delicious creatures are just a prowl away! Devour critters on the spot, or present them to your favorite Sims to show how much they are loved.

♦ Levels 2 to 6 – Improved Hunting Skill

♦ Level 7 – Improved Hunting Skill and also gives a new type of skill option. An option when clicking the Cat will appear named “Hunting”. When selected your Cat has the option to “Locate Prey” and can select which prey to look for. This allows for selective catches of Turtles, Birds, Snakes etc.

♦ Levels 8 to 10 – Improved Hunting Skill

Once your Cat has learned all the ropes in Hunting, Sims can also have them fetch for a specific type of prey to bring back home. Have a Sim interact with a Cat and use the “Hunting > Go Catch A…” Interaction.


Skill Challenges – Hunting (Cats)
After mastering the Hunting Skill, your Cat can then go ahead and complete the Skill specific Challenges.

♦ Creeping and Crawling – A Creeping and Crawling expert has caught 20 Beetles. As a reward, the chance of catching and finding rarer Beetles is increased.

♦ Slither Stalker – A Slither Stalker has caught 20 reptiles. As a reward, lizards, snakes and turles will always successfully be caught.

♦ Feline Fisher – A Feline Fisher has caught 20 Fish. As a reward the chance of catching rarer fish is increased.

♦ Homing Whiskers – Cats with Homing Whiskers have caught at least 20 rare prey. As a reward the amount of time it takes to find prey is decreased.

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Skills (Dogs)
This expansion bring on 2 new types of skills for Dogs to learn. Hunting and Tricks. Hunting is useful for sniffing up collectibles and new types of broken fragments, while trick learning is a hidden skill useful for performing tricks at a dog show.
Hunting

You can begin teaching your Dog to learn how to hunt via a Sim. Unlike Cats, Dogs will not be able to“stalk and fish for prey”, they will however be able to fetch Gems, Rocks, Metal Scraps (Ambitions) and other rare collectibles and fragments. The Hunting Skill consists of 10 levels. Each level offers more experience and options to the Dog.

♦ Level 1 - Your Dog can now learn to “Sniff Out Collectibles” throughout the neighborhood. This action will also increase the Dog’s skill.

♦ Levels 2 to 6 – Improved Hunting Skill

♦ Level 7 - Improved Hunting Skill and also gives a new type of skill option. An option when clicking the grounds around you will appear named “Locate Collectible”. When selected your Dog has the option to locate and fetch a specific collectible. (Gems, Rocks, Metals & Fragments)

♦ Levels 8 to 10 - Improved Hunting Skill

Once your Dog has learned all the ropes in Hunting, Sims can also have them fetch for a specific type of collectible to bring back home. Have a Sim interact with a Dog and use the “Hunting > Go Find..” Interaction.


Skill Challenges – Hunting (Dogs)
After mastering the Hunting Skill, your Dog can then go ahead and complete the Skill specific Challenges.

♦ Gem Finder – Gem Finders have found 50 or more Gems and have developed the ability to find rare gems more easily!

♦ Metal Finder – Metal Finders have found 50 or more Metals and have developed a knack for finding rare metals more easily!

♦ Rock Finder – Rock Finders have found 50 or more Rocks and have gained a boosted ability to find rare rocks more easily!

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Tricks (Hidden)

Another skill type a Dog is able to learn are Tricks. Dogs can only learn this skill from a Sim. Using a Sim, select the dog and use the “Teach Trick” interaction. There are 6 different types of Tricks for a Dog to learn. These tricks are useful for entering Dog Shows where your Dog can earn cash and win awards. The following tricks are available for a Dog to learn:

Sit — Sit Up — Shake Hand — Speak — Play Dead — Roll Over

Trick Exhibition (aka: Dog Trick Shows) is a new interaction available to a Sim when interacting with a Dog that has learned at least 4 Tricks. This interaction will allow a Dog to show off their tricks to Surrounding Sims. Performing them will increase their experience (per trick) and help a Dog prepare for Dog Shows. If you take your Dog to a nearby location (for example the Park), your Sim can put down a tip jar and have the Dog perform a trick exhibition. The better skilled the dog, the more simoleons you can make.
There are not any skill challenges related to Tricks, however the game will keep stats on how many times the Dog has performed a specific trick via the skill journal.

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Trick Exhibition (Dog Trick Shows)



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Skills – (Horses)
This expansion bring on 2 new types of skills for Horses to learn. Racing and Jumping. These skills help Horses become better trained for Racing, Cross Country and Show Jumping Competitions.

Racing

To begin raising the Racing skill, simply click the Horse and select the option to “Gallop Around”. A Horse will also gain the racing skill by galloping around town or when being ridden by a Sim. The Racing Skill consists of 10 levels. Each level offers more experience and options to the Horse.

♦ Level 1 – Feel the need for Speed! The Horse may be pokey for now, but if (s)he continues to gallop around, follows a race training routine, and finds a good jockey, your Horse can join the storied ranks of the greatest racehorses of all time!

♦ Level 2 – Your Horse is now able to turn the tables! Horses can now help train their rider while training for a racing competition.

♦ Level 3 – Your Horse may now enter Advanced Racing & Cross-Country Competitions at the Equestrian Center. (qualified rider required)

♦ Level 4 – Your Horse can now try Endurance Training while training for a racing competition to stay between the posts longer. (Gallops are now faster)

♦ Level 5 – Your Horse will now feel especially satisfied after a good race training session.

♦ Level 6 – Your Horse can now push their pace to a “Hard Gallop” while training for a racing competition in order to intensify the session at the cost of fatigue.

♦ Level 7 – Your Hose may now enter International Racing & Cross Country Competitions at the Equestrian Center. (qualified rider required)

♦ Level 8 – Your Horse may now set a “Perfect Pace” while training to get the most benefit of their time.

♦ Level 9 – Improved Racing Skill

♦ Level 10 – Your Horse’s Gallop is blazingly fast. Who needs a car when you have this Horse? Thanks to all those long hours of hard work, this Horse is up there with some of the greatest racehorses of all time!


Skill Challenges – Racing (Horses)
After mastering the Racing Skill, your Horse can then go ahead and complete the Skill specific Challenges.

♦ Champion Racehorse – Champion Racehorses have won more than 15 Advanced or International Racing Competitions at the Equestrian Center. Their racing fame makes them and their offspring far more valuable to horse buyers and breeders.

♦ Long Distance Racer – To be a Long Distance Racer, a horse must gallop more than 20,000 meters. After achieving this milestone, every second spend galloping brings the utter joy and satisfaction of knowing one was born to run with the wind.

♦ Endurance Equine – The title of Endurance Equine is given to horses that have spent 12 hours Training for Races. These horses have built up their endurance to the point that they no longer get fatigued from race training.

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Jumping

To begin raising the Jumping skill, you can take a Horse to the Equestrian Center for training, or purchase jump trainers for your home lot via buy mode. The Jumping Skill consists of 10 levels. Each level offers more experience and options to the Horse.

♦ Level 1 – Some Horses might be content to stay on the ground, but your Horse has taken a different path. Becoming a skilled jumper will take a lot of practice on different jumping obstacles and courses, but with dedication and the right rider, your Horse can become an Equestrian legend!

♦ Level 2 – Improved Jumping Skill

♦ Level 3 – Your Horse may now enter Show Jumping and Cross Country Competitions at the Equestrian Center. (qualified rider required)

♦ Level 4 – Improved Jumping Skill

♦ Level 5 – Your Horse will now feel especially satisfied after a perfect Jump.

♦ Level 6 – Improved Jumping Skill

♦ Level 7 – Your Horse may now enter International Show Jumping & Cross Country Competitions at the Equestrian Center. (qualified rider required)

♦ Levels 8 to 9 – Improved Jumping Skill

♦ Level 10 – Your Horse has achieved a level of leaping prowess seen only in the greatest equestrian masters. Nothing can block this Pony’s path! Now that your Horse has reached this pinnacle, it’s time to test their skill against the most extreme jumping obstacle – the Flaming Hoop!


Skill Challenges – Jumping (Horses)

After mastering the Jumping Skill, your Horse can then go ahead and complete the Skill specific Challenges.

♦ Jumping Star – Jumping Stars have won more than 15 Advanced or International Show Jumping Competitions at the Equestrian Center. Their jumping fame makes them and their offspring far more valuable to horse buyers and breeders.

♦ Tireless Leaper – Tireless Leapers have attempted more than 100 jumps on jump obstacles. They’ve tried jumps and run jumping courses so much that they no longer get fatigued from any jump training.

♦ Frequent Flyer – Frequent Flyers have made more than 50 perfect jumps over jumping obstacles. They’ve become so confident in their jumping abilities that they’ll never refuse a jump, no matter how daunting.

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Horse Jumping & Racing Competitions




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Cat, Dog & Horse Woohoo/Babies





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Adoption





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Breeding






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Other/Collectible Pets
You can catch and purchase many new smaller pets in the game. These smaller Pets may be brought to you via your Cats, or you can purchase the small pet specific terrarium. These pets are non-controllable, however you can care for them and interact.





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The Unicorn




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Death





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Fleas!




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Magical Gnomes



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Ice Cream Truck



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New Collectible Fragments (Dogs)





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Collections
Sims 3 Pets brings the return of full blown Sims 2 Collections for organizing your Content! How exciting ey? Well don’t get too excited since you will have to create and organize from scratch.
The collections folders are not in any way pre-created for you, which means you will have to sort on your own. This includes EP/SP’s and Store Content. Ready for all the work?

To create a new collections folder, simple go into buy mode select the new “Collections Tabs” and then “Create new Collection”. You will then see a pop up box with a space to add the Folder name and a wide variety of icons to choose from for your distinction between Folders.



Once you have named your folder and selected the Icon you wish to choose, you then go into buy/build mode and search for what you would like to add to that specific collection. Once you open any game item, there is a new option to “Add to Collection”.



Once you select to add to a collection, a pop-up will show with all your Collection Folders. All you have to do is select the folder and the item will automatically be added to the collection.



Once you have gone through and added all the items you want per folder, you can always re-visit you folders and organize, delete and re-sort. Everything can be done via the main Collection Tab interface.



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Memories – Pets

This expansion is also memory-compatible with Pets. Pets will generate all kinds of memories while interacting with life. Pet memories can be found in their scrapbook.
For more information on how memories work, refer to the Generations Game Guide. Also remember that sharing these memories will get you some exclusive content for your game.
When sharing and uploading memories either through Facebook or Sims3.com, you will receive special Store Content, as well as game badges for your My Page.. You can check out the badges here: Community Badges and the Special Sims 3 PC Content here: Memories & Store Content
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Hidden Skills

Tricks (Levels 1-5) – Although the skill is measured in the skill panel journal, tricks are considered a hidden skill. The more tricks performed, the better your dog performs the tricks.

Wild Life Friend (Levels 1-6) - Animals and Sims can interact with the new wildlife (Deer, Wild Horses & Racoon) to gain a sense of skill with the wild animals. Sims who interact with Wildlife often have a better chance of getting a Unicorn and can adopt wild horses with more ease.
Pets who interact with wildlife more often have better relationships and interact more often as many new interactions become available.
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