that he should do this and do that
Puttering is the bane of the rabbit keeper. He reads that he should do this and do that, and if he follows all the advice given he will have little time for anything else. Do the work that has to be done and do it on time, but omit all useless puttering.
from the “Rabbit Department,” Conducted by Daniel E. Caldwell, Los Angeles, Cal., in Pacific Poultrycraft, Vol. 16 No. 68 (Los Angeles; October 1914) : 34