Stories and Updates

Mutual Rescue stories, announcements, media, profiles, recognition, commentary, and more

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Silent Paws

By Gabriel Spera
Gabriel Spera’s poem from the perspective of a cat spirit comforting people in mourning, for Mutual Rescue’s memorial montage “Silent Paws.”
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Media

“Kimo & Jazz” and “Jade & Trubs” in the news

By Mutual Rescue
Mutual Rescue films “Kimo & Jazz” and “Jade & Trubs” were screened at the 2022 NY Dog & Cat Film Festivals and mentioned in a review by The New York Times.
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Recognition

Mutual Rescue’s “Kimo & Jazz” awarded 2022 Sharecare Emmy

By Mutual Rescue
“I believe activism in health care is deeply important.” —Montel Williams, presenting the 2022 Sharecare Emmy in the Health Activism category to Mutual Rescue’s Carol Novello, for “Kimo & Jazz.”
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Recognition

Mutual Rescue’s “Kimo & Jazz” is a 2022 Sharecare Awards finalist

By Mutual Rescue
In association with the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, New York Chapter, the Sharecare Awards announced that Mutual Rescue’s most recent film, “Kimo & Jazz,” is a finalist in four categories this year: Caregiving, Health Activism, Men’s Health, and Pet Health. The 2022 Sharecare Emmy recipients will be announced in the fall.
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Scott & Crackle

By Scott A.
I made my way to the little blue “cat house” in Chicago’s Bowmanville neighborhood. As I walked in, a couple of dozen cats came racing to the door to greet me. One of these cats was Crackle. Little did I know this sweet little boy would become my best friend in time.
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Silent Paws

By Gabriel Spera
Gabriel Spera’s poem from the perspective of a cat spirit comforting people in mourning, for Mutual Rescue’s memorial montage “Silent Paws.”
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Mike & The Animals Left Behind

By Finnegan Dowling
Tight situations and evaluating risk are something Mike Merrill is accustomed to—from his ten years in the Army and decades in Silicon Valley startups to his work evacuating animals from natural disasters, and now from a war zone.
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Alexandra & Animals of Romania & Ukraine

By Finnegan Dowling
The Ukrainians Alexandra Sava meets in Romania tell her stories, so many stories. People who refused to leave Ukraine without their pets. Those forced to flee without them, begging her to find help for their animals back in Ukraine.
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