Carol is the former president of Humane Society of Silicon Valley and founder of Mutual Rescue. Last year she published "Mutual Rescue: How Adopting A Homeless Animal Can Save You, Too", which explores the transformational impact that shelter pets have on people.
This episode covers why no-kill isn't enough, predictions for rescue work going international, addressing the question ‘why help animals when you could help people', assessing the value of home visits and other adoption requirements, and other topics.
Mutual Rescue is a national initiative that highlights the connection between people and pets in order to inspire and support life-saving efforts in communities across the nation and world. https://mutualrescue.org/