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The story of four dedicated cat-loving activists in Brooklyn who are saving lives & raising awareness of a global animal welfare issue
The story of four dedicated cat-loving activists in Brooklyn who are saving lives & raising awareness of a global animal welfare issue
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    STARTER KITTEN

    Every little bit counts. Thank you so much for making a contribution to our project. We'll keep you and your fellow backers in the loop on our progress and we'll appreciate you always.

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    DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

    We'll send you a link to download THE CAT RESCUERS when it is released digitally. And to repay you for being an early supporter, we'll give you some exclusive content not available with the general release.

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    DIGITAL DOWNLOAD + BOWTIE BONUS

    Does your family feature a fancy feline? For just $30 you can download our film AND outfit your kitty with the latest in cat fashion, a bowtie from NotsoKitty. Limited to 40!

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    • THE CAT RESCUERS Digital Download
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Bowtie from Notso Kitty
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    CAT RESCUERS Lapel Pin & Bumper Sticker

    EXCLUSIVE ITEMS just for Kickstarter backers! Get a beautiful one-inch Cat Rescuers lapel pin *and* a 3 x 9 bumper sticker! For your sticker, you can choose from one of three designs.

    NEW BACKERS: $45, includes digital download

    EXISTING BACKERS: $20! Just click "manage your pledge" and increase your pledge by $20! (Do not change the reward tier.)

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    • Lapel pin
    • Bumper sticker (choose one from 3 options)
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    CARRY THE CAT RESCUERS

    You'll get a roomy and stylish tote bag that proudly professes your cat love! Choose one of three designs. You'll get a digital download, too!

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    • THE CAT RESCUERS Digital Download
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Tote Bag
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    DR. CATSBY WHISKER RELIEF BOWL BUNDLE

    Dr. Catsby has created a brilliant bowl (wide by shallow) that helps cats avoid whisker fatigue. Take care of your kittie's whiskers with this reward option, and you'll get a digital download of our film and a bottle of Meowijuana Catnip Spray to boot! Limited to only 6.

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Meowijuana Catnip Spray
    • THE CAT RESCUERS Digital Download
    • Dr. Catsby Whisker Relief Bowl
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    LIMITED: Exclusive Cat-Hi Print

    Your very own 11x14 print of a beautiful cat painting by Cat-Hi! This was painted exclusively for our campaign. It is pictured in the "rewards" section. This also comes with everything in the CARRY THE CAT RESCUERS reward.

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    THE CAT RESCUERS DVD or BLU-RAY

    You'll get an autographed copy of the finished film when it's available on home video. You can choose from DVD or Blu-Ray.

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    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
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    GOODIES FROM MARCY VERY MUCH

    Style has never been so catty with your new "Hell-No Kitty" pouch and "Meow" book bag from Marcy Very Much! The hand-sewn zipper pouch has lime green lining. It measures 5.5H x 8.3W x 2.8D inches. The book bag measures 10”W x 12”H x 3”D. Both are made of 100% natural cotton canvas. Comes with a signed DVD or Blu-Ray of our finished film + Meowijuana catnip spray!

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Meowijuana Catnip Spray
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • Marcy Very Much Book Bag & Pouch
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    CARRY THE CAT RESCUERS DELUXE EARLYBIRD

    FREE GIFT FOR EARLY BUYERS - LIMITED QUANTITIES Can't decide if you'd rather have the DVD or the tote bag? Don't worry -- you can get both! Plus, you'll be listed under "Special Thanks" in our film's closing credits.

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • Catnip Toy from Cats Rule
    • Shopping Bag from Cats Rule
    • Tote Bag
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    KITTY PRIDE - EARLYBIRD BONUS

    FREE GIFT - LIMITED QUANTITIES! Show off your support in style! You won't believe all the compliments you'll receive when you wear your new stylish Adopt, Pussyhat or Bowiecat t-shirt made by Squirrel Den Studio. This reward comes with a signed DVD/Blu-Ray!

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • T-Shirt from Squirrel Den Studio
    • Catnip Toy from Cats Rule
    • Shopping Bag from Cats Rule
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    KITTY PRIDE

    Show off your support in style! You won't believe all the compliments you'll receive when you wear your new stylish Adopt, Pussyhat or Bowiecat t-shirt made by Squirrel Den Studio. This reward comes with a signed DVD/Blu-Ray!

    Includes:
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • T-Shirt from Squirrel Den Studio
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    CARRY THE CAT RESCUERS DELUXE!

    Can't decide if you'd rather have the DVD or the tote bag? Don't worry -- you can get both! Plus, you'll be listed under "Special Thanks" in our film's closing credits.

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
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    Dharma Dog Karma Cat Beds Bundle

    Does your cat like cozy naps in soft enclosed spaces? We have the perfect reward for you! Your very own beautiful, handmade Himalayan wool cat bed, made in partnership with women’s collectives, socially conscious artisans and family run businesses in Nepal! This reward is from Dharma Dog Karma Cat and includes a digital download of THE CAT RESCUERS plus Meowijuana catnip spray and special thanks in the credits.

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Meowijuana Catnip Spray
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • THE CAT RESCUERS Digital Download
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    NAPPING JOJO BED BUNDLE

    Cat naps are afoot with this new Kickstarter reward! Thanks to Napping Jojo we can offer a terrific new bundle that includes one of these comfy, handmade cat beds! They're machine-washable, made from denim, fleece, polar fleece, foam, cotton and micro suede, and best of all, they'll be a hit with your little furball. You'll also get a signed DVD, your choice of tote bag and the Meowijuana catnip spray.

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    One Month's Supply of Cat Food

    Receive a one-month’s supply of premium wholesome handmade cat food from the Brooklyn-based company From Scratch. You should be NYC-based (or if not, you can choose to donate this reward to one of our rescuers). This reward includes signed DVD and tote bag too!

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Tote Bag
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
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    MERCH TO THE MAX

    So many goodies! Choose TWO tote bags. Show off your support in style with a stylish Adopt, Pussyhat or Bowiecat t-shirt made by Squirrel Den Studio. You can also spoil your kitty cat with a Cats Rule Automatic Watering Hole Fountain and Lily Pad Mat This reward comes with a signed DVD/Blu-Ray!

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    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • T-Shirt from Squirrel Den Studio
    • Catnip Toy from Cats Rule
    • Shopping Bag from Cats Rule
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    CLAIRE COREY ART - PIECE #1

    Rescuer Claire Ellen Corey is also a brilliant and award-winning painter whose work has been shown nationally and internationally in galleries and museums; she has been reviewed in Art In America, ArtForum, The New York Times and others. She’s generously offering two gorgeous unique artists proofs from 2003-2005, sizes of which are 9.5” x 8”. (See photos in the "Rewards" section of the campaign)
    Corey's work uses photographic images, painterly swipes, and collage of various mediums both directly painted or scanned and printed, then manipulated in the computer. These artist proofs are from her early pioneering digital paintings which were revolutionary for their time. Read more about her at www.clairecorey.com.

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    • Claire Corey Art
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
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    CLAIRE COREY ART - PIECE #2

    Rescuer Claire Ellen Corey is also a brilliant and award-winning painter whose work has been shown nationally and internationally in galleries and museums; she has been reviewed in Art In America, ArtForum, The New York Times and others. She’s generously offering two gorgeous unique artists proofs from 2003-2005, sizes of which are 9.5” x 8”. (See photos in the "Rewards" section of the campaign)
    Corey's work uses photographic images, painterly swipes, and collage of various mediums both directly painted or scanned and printed, then manipulated in the computer. These artist proofs are from her early pioneering digital paintings which were revolutionary for their time. Read more about her at www.clairecorey.com.

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    • Claire Corey Art
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Tote Bag
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
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    HEALTHY PET CONSULTATION

    Support our documentary and invest in your cat's health at the same time, with an in-depth consultation with Healthy Pet Coach, Jodi Ziskin, MS! The consultation (phone/Skype/Face Time) includes information on a natural approach to nutrition (diet and supplements), enrichment (enhancing a cat’s life through play, appropriate toys, furniture, scratchers, etc.), Environment (keeping toxins out of the home, safest cleaning products), and care (understanding annual exams, vaccination protocols and the dangers of over vaccination, how to choose a vet, dental care, grooming care, skin care and more). A personalized report is then created (15+ pages - sort of a kitty bible) with information from the consultation along with links to products and protocols, local and online stores. Includes everything in the $100 Tote Bag + DVD Combo Reward!

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    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
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    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • Healthy Pet Consultation
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    Your Cat in the Credits

    There's nothing quite like a rescue cat. To celebrate the special space they fill in our hearts, we're dedicating some limited space in the credits of our film to honoring the love our backers have for our pets. Choose this reward and we will include a photo of your rescue cat so he or she will be remembered forever in the credits of our film. This includes everything in the Carry The Cat Rescuers Deluxe reward. Fine print: this will apply to the credits in the theatrical and DVD/Blu-Ray versions, but we can't promise it will apply to the credits during a TV broadcast since they're often shortened for time constraints.

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    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Meowijuana Catnip Spray
    • Tote Bag
    • Your cat in our credits
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    SPONSOR A SCREENING!

    Sponsor a community screening! For every one of these we sell, we will offer our film to a non-profit cat rescue organization to screen locally, to start an important conversation about TNR in their community and/or to use as a fundraising event. We'll waive our entire screening fee and provide each group with a packet of digital promo materials. (Fine print: Travel and venue rental excluded if applicable. You can suggest the rescue organization beneficiary (or leave it to us) with the caveat that you may need to give us a second or third choice depending on interest/ feasibility.)

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    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Tote Bag
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
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    VIP SUPPORTER OF THE CAT RESCUERS

    You're a VIP! You and a guest are invited to join us for our New York premiere, including a private pre-screening reception with the rescuers and filmmakers. You'll get all three tote bags, and we'll give you two DVDs or Blu-Rays (one for you and one for a friend).

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    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
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    VIP SCREENING SPONSOR + Q&A BONUS

    Sponsor a community screening AND get everything in the $1,000 VIP Supporter reward. For every one of these we sell, we will offer our film to a non-profit cat rescue organization to screen locally, to start an important conversation about TNR in their community and/or to use as a fundraising event. We'll waive our entire screening fee and provide each group with a packet of digital promo materials. Plus, we'll make ourselves available for a Q&A either via Skype or in person. (Fine print: Travel and venue rental excluded if applicable. Q&A is subject to availability. You can suggest the rescue organization beneficiary (or leave it to us) with the caveat that you may need to give us a second or third choice depending on interest/ feasibility.)

    Includes:
    • Exclusive Backer Updates
    • Listed under Special Thanks in the credits
    • Tote Bag
    • Choice of DVD or Blu-Ray
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    ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

    Be an important part of our team! In addition to receiving major credit on the film as an associate producer, you'll get the chance to weigh in on a rough cut of the film. You'll also get your pick of any and all of the other rewards listed here. Gift a screening to a rescue organization of your choice, join us at any screening that's convenient for you, and take great pride in knowing you played a pivotal role in making this film happen. All the good work we know it will do is going to be thanks in large part to your generosity. Come onboard!

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