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A Blind Therapy Cat's Journey with Christy Santoro of the Tommy Cat Foundation

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A Blind Therapy Cat's Journey with Christy Santoro of the Tommy Cat Foundation

What can a blind therapy cat teach us about seeing the joy in life? Charly Kayle talks to registered Pet Partners therapy feline and "celebricat" Tommy Cat, whose mommy, Christy Santoro, started The Tommy Cat Foundation to take care of kittens and cats deemed unadoptable due to specialized medical needs.

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Tommy_Cat_281357376.jpgChristy Santoro is the founder and CEO of The Tommy Cat Foundation, a 501(c)3 charity in Las Vegas for special needs kittens and cats who are considered unadoptable. Her past work and board membership at charities caring for felines with extreme medical needs prepared her for creating a full-fledged non-profit forever home for cats who are either blind, paralyzed, have cerebellar hypoplasia, or other disabilities. 

Tommy Cat is a blind therapy cat registered with Pet Partners, as well as local celebricat who has appeared on TV, in magazines and newspapers, and at events to bring in donations for other animal charities. Find out more at or on his Facebook page at


About Charly Kayle:

A self-professed #crazycatlady and dedicated dog lover, Charly loves ALL animals and living creatures. After decades of hosting top-rated morning shows across the country, Charly was pulled onto the healing path as a Reiki practitioner for both animals and people, in-person and long-distance.

She lives by the ocean in San Francisco with her two dogs & three cats, who help her run Charly Kayle Reiki: Healing Energy For People & Paws. She also serves as Events Manager at Vin Debut, a wine bar in the West Portal area of San Francisco. She believes animals & wine combine the best of both worlds! And shouldn't we manifest the best?