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Read the answers to the most commonly asked Neopets questions this week in the Editorial section. Each week the most popular questions will be answered by one of the creators of Neopets, so keep checking back to stay updated.

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The thing that Rohane couldn't quite wrap his head around was how a day that had started off so ridiculously boring had ended so terribly messed up. A day that had started so alike the rest, in the backwoods fields behind the sleepy town of Trestin, he found himself in a situation entirely out of his control.

Keeping Up With Your Busy Shop

How many times has this happened to you? Your shop is fully stocked with items, you have everything priced accordingly, and your shop is officially ready for business. But when you check your shop later that evening you find that a majority of your items in there have already sold out. How could this happen to you so quickly? You are absolutely thrilled that you have (hopefully) scored some major neopoints from your massive sales... but now you need to attempt to restock everything all over again. Where do you even begin? It's going to take so much time and energy to find each item again and price everything back to the way it was. You might even ask yourself if it's even worth it to start all over.

How to get your pet squeaky clean

Did your pet spend another day at the Meridell Rubbish Dump? Even the Faeries up in the clouds can smell it, time for a bath. Rumor has it, that maraquan pets, love taking baths, but there are also those that are a bit stubborn and won`t listen when their owner tells them, that they need to clean themselves up. Here is a list of items, that will help your pets enjoy their bathtime and of course get them clean as well. There is also a section on this list with items you should avoid at all costs. Let`s get started. Recommended Items Plain White Bath Tub - The right bath tub can already make or break your bath time.

Top 16 Positive Random Events around Neopia

While strolling around Neopia, something pop-ups on top of the page as you navigate around the websites. This could be one of them: “A red Poogle hops past and says "Hi!"” So, “Hi!” back at you. Now, what in the world is happening? Never fear, this is one of the features and uniqueness that make neopets, NEOPETS. Random Events is one of the most defining features in the sites and the oldest too. Just like the word meant, it occurred completely at random times and days.

Other Stories
"The History of Dirt" by vampie_cat
"I know what this is," Scy said matter-of-factly. "I know exactly what we're digging up." The Shoyru was sitting atop a mound of freshly dug dirt, on her fifth or sixth mandatory break of the day. Pausing a moment in his own digging, Arkri could see the handle of her shovel sticking out near the bottom of the mound, but otherwise the little hill was covered with dozens of dirty books. "Oh yeah?" Arkri responded with a shrug and turned back to the hole he was creating. "And what's that?" Scy did not immediately answer, but he didn't expect her to. Either she just enjoyed being a terrible tease or she was just absent minded enough that she could acknowledge his reply then immediately forget that she was supposed to respond in turn, the Lupe still wasn't sure. But he didn't think too much about it, instead deciding to just refocus on his digging.

"Rohane’s quest" by heautontimouromenos
The thing that Rohane couldn't quite wrap his head around was how a day that had started off so ridiculously boring had ended so terribly messed up. A day that had started so alike the rest, in the backwoods fields behind the sleepy town of Trestin, he found himself in a situation entirely out of his control. The young Blumaroo was now laying on an old wooden bench, one leg hanging over the edge of the seat. The bench overlooked the fields, but Rohane was on his back looking up at the sky while he tried to make sense of what had happened earlier that day. The brightest constellation, the Sleeper, was already slightly visible in the dusky space above. That morning had begun just like any usual morning in Trestin town.Rohane had been taking meticulous care of the sword that he had inherited after his father’s death.

"Mystery of the Brightville Vanishing:Part Six" by josephinefarine
Erin saw Orlitz through the glass and called out to her. She was completely restrained in her chair, her wrists and ankles tied to the seat’s arms and legs. Her curly hair was tousled, and she looked terrified. Much to Orlitz’s relief, though, she did not appear hurt. Behind her, a trapdoor had been propped open with a box. The cybunny attempted to open the door, but it was locked. “Hold on Erin!” she yelled, “I’ll get you out!” “Orlitz, help me!” cried the Pink acara, “They’re coming back soon!” Her voice was muffled through the glass. Orlitz circled the small building, searching—desperately searching—for an entry point. In the back of the hut, where thick coils of vine had crawled up the wall, she noticed a small window in the roof open just a crack. If those vines could support the cybunny’s weight, she could scale the side of the building and squeeze in through the window.

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Top 16 Positive Random Events around Neopia
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by xlorally


Farming Games Guide: Part Two
On the previous part of this article, I introduced you to the concept of a farming game. Just to summarize, it is a game that the only variable is the time requested for you to play. You can score as many as you want, since you are familiar with the important, but fairly simple strategy involved.

Collaboration with bartdrunkeys

by nice_collector


{ Crowded Woods } Clingy Petpet
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by candyplague


Wheel World Problems
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Collaboration with johannabelle2009

by jessica_sweetie8


The Facets of Naming: What Should I Call My Pet?
With the arrival of the new pet slots, a lot of Neopians are wondering which pets they will create. It’s hard to decide, but once you have figured out which colors and species you want, your pets have to have names. Maybe you’ve browsed petpages full of untaken names, but you just can’t find one you like. That’s why I am here to help you name your beloved pet. There are six facets of naming which I will discuss: Fitting to color or species, fitting to customization, compounds, pairing with existing pets, misspells, and foreign real words and names.

by _brainchild_

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