PHOTO CREDIT: KATY CABLE

TRICK or TREAT???
Take your dog for a walk around my neighborhood on any given day, and they’ll be offered a plethora of Pup-peroni, Milk Bones, and Beggin’Strips before you even reach the corner. Many local shops also have water bowls and treat dishes filled with doggie delectables right next to…

PHOTO CREDIT: RICK CABLE

By Katy Cable-The Weekly Runt

It’s Halloween time, and nobody could be more excited! What’s more fun than dressing up as whoever or whatever you want while also going door-to-door scoring free candy! I will never outgrow that! I love that all the cobwebs and dust around my house just…

By Katy Cable-The Weekly Runt
A 4 min. Lifesaving Read

“It’s Cancer!” Hearing those dreaded two words can feel like a kick in the gut and would make most of us go into a fear-induced coma. During October, it’s hard NOT to think about cancer. …

DOGS | PET OWNERSHIP | PET HEALTH

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WOW! I still haven’t packed away my summer whites or lost my glorious tan, and “Pumpkin Spice” is already making its annual debut. Although the temperatures are still soaring and it seems a bit early, it may not matter once you learn what a nutritional powerhouse pumpkin is. And not…

THE PROS AND CONS OF PROBIOTICS…

Powerful healers or just a kick in the gut?

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By Katy Cable/The Weekly Runt

Not a week goes by without helping many frustrated pet owners. Typically, most are trying to choose foods for dogs with digestive issues. So many options, marketing buzz words, and different recommendations can make anyone a little “sick to their stomach!”

Last week a nice…

By Katy Cable. TWR
A 3 min. Read

I just LOVE a “feel-good” story! Something truly uplifting that renews your spirit. I hope this melts your heart as much as it did mine. Get out your tissues…

Meet Lady Bug, a 6 1/2-year-old Dachshund who resides in Redondo Beach, California…

On November 14th, I am celebrating my “little black Olive the Pug’s” 6-year “GOTCHA-VERSARY!” That stands for the day her adoption was official, and she became part of my family. In honor of this special event, I wanted to tell my story. Thanks for reading

Five years ago, I became…

RESEARCH | CORONAVIRUS | DOGS

Photo Credit: Garren Photographic

How many times have you been irritated by an annoying dog that comes running over and won’t stop sniffing you? Even if you love dogs, you’ll have to agree it’s a complete invasion of personal space. Well, that sniffing may soon be the first checkpoint to being able to jump…

PET OWNERSHIP | ANIMAL WELFARE | EDUCATION

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In the words of the brilliant James Taylor, “I’ve seen 🔥 fire, and I’ve seen rain…”

If you’re living in California, like me, you’ve probably walked outside to find your car covered in ash. We need to wear N95 masks to breathe in the midst of all the serious fire…

PETS INSPIRING PEOPLE | EDUCATION | THERAPY DOGS

PHOTO CREDIT: Katy Cable

Calling all teachers! Here’s an idea that’s sure to keep students motivated and engaged this school year…A PET! Learning under the new Covid guidelines can be challenging. It’s hard for most adults to stay engaged and attentive, much less energetic kids. …

Katy Cable

I love PUGS, cappuccinos and bad carbs. Spent my life as an actress, writer and now pet activist. Here’s “A little Kibble” if your children have paws!

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