Chris Marshall The Stuff That Makes Up My Life!

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Happy Birthday Teo

Teo is Six (6) years old today, and he will no doubt spend it like he spends every day: bit of a lie in in his basket by the side of the bed, followed...

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Happy Anniversary Oscar

Six (6) years ago today a small hissing bundle entered our lives, I thought for a week before going to a Foster home in Germany, but Sands had been plotting and he was always...

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Ban electric shock dog collars!

Electric shock collars (ESCs) are worn around a dog’s neck and deliver a painful and distressing electric shock when a dog does not behave in a desired way. These collars are unnecessary, cruel, and...

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Leatherman Tread

Big fan of the Leatherman Multi-Tool, wouldn’t be without it on our ALStrays Pet Transports so am intrigued by the upcoming Leatherman Tread. Each link on the Tread is a fully functioning tool that...

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Save Hopefield Animal Sanctuary

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary cares for over 300 sick, unwanted and mistreated animals – including horses, cattle and rabbits. The land that the sanctuary is on is owned by Tescos, who want to sell it...

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Garmin Vivosmart

I have been considering a wearable device for a while and have posted before about wearable guides, whether to buy a smart band or smart watch and last December I made up my mind:...

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DRM Converter for Mac

iTunes Match has seen my long dwindling love affair with Apple come to a rather bitter and acrimonious end. Our relationship has been on the decline since I woke up to the fact that...

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Happy Anniversary & Birthday Saidi

Today Saidi turns ten (10) years old – or oldest cat – and celebrates seven (7) years of living with us. We have known her longer than that as she is from the original...