RedRover News



October 4, 2021

In the Spirit of Empathy: Supporting the human-animal bond through crises

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Few among us can say they escaped the myriad effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Indeed, we have all […]
September 16, 2021

The best possible ending for Monument Fire pets: Stories from the ground

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager Descending into Sacramento, California, the smoke was noticeable. It seeped into the airplane cabin, and passengers began […]
September 13, 2021

Sheb’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Jesse entered her local animal shelter in 2019 as a single woman, and left as a mother of […]
September 13, 2021

Doing my part: Helping animals impacted by wildfires

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach A co-worker checked in with me following the recent Caldor Fire deployment to see how I was doing. […]
September 13, 2021

Huge strides in Safe Housing

Our Safe Housing grant program helps domestic violence shelters create pet housing options to allow pets and people to escape abuse together. And wow, has this […]
September 13, 2021

A Second Chance for China

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator An avid dog lover, Andrea had endless stories to tell about the strays and rescue pups she had […]
August 26, 2021

RedRover Responders Online Volunteer Training

August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: More Ways to Give

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a RedRover Responders volunteer? Or what the difference is between a Safe Escape, Safe Housing, Urgent Care, […]
August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: On-Call Angels program

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a RedRover Responders volunteer? Or what the difference is between a Safe Escape, Safe Housing, Urgent Care, […]

 
May 21, 2019

Sunshine’s Happy Tail

Sandra recently applied for and was awarded a RedRover Relief Urgent Care grant to cover the cost of her dog Sunshine’s emergency surgery to remove bladder […]
May 15, 2019

Daisy’s Happy Tail

Daisy the pittie is a loved and treasured part of her family. Her favorite human, Silas, is a young child on the Autism spectrum and is […]
May 14, 2019

Tiny Victories: On the Ground with RedRover Responders

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator Sheltering animals is difficult. Sheltering them in crisis is even harder. Despite best efforts, even in the […]
May 13, 2019

Kuzma’s Happy Tail

“As my son drove along a country road, he noticed a small white patch protruding from a bush. This caught his attention and he continued to […]
May 4, 2019

Resources for Eastern Canada flooding evacuees

RedRover Responders stands at the ready to provide animal emergency sheltering assistance for animals displaced by flooding in Eastern Canada. Here is a list of currently […]
April 30, 2019

Keep Pets and People Together: On the Ground with Devon

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Outreach Coordinator In my previous work in animal sheltering, I remember anxiously listening to NPR for a sponsored ad we […]
April 11, 2019

Lucky’s Happy Tail

Two months into recovering from brain surgery, Katie came across an ad online for a tiny female ferret someone had found at a nearby shopping center. […]
March 22, 2019

Yoshi’s Happy Tail

Yoshi has been Sara’s silly but steadfast companion for more than ten years and was always there for her in her worst times. “Yoshi is everything […]
March 11, 2019

Belue’s Happy Tail

“Belue is basically my son. I would do anything for him. He came to me as a three-week-old kitten, scrawny and in need of round-the-clock care […]