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August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: RedRover Relief Domestic Violence Assistance

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: RedRover Readers

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

Chewy’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Last fall, Katie was having a very difficult time in medical school. She saw firsthand the huge toll […]
August 11, 2021

Reunited: How Carrie and Penelope found their way home

According to a recent survey by the Urban Resource Institute (URI) and the National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline), 72% of domestic violence survivors are not aware […]
August 11, 2021

Three Paws and Three Cheers for Zowie

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Who rescued whom? It’s a cliché we see on bumper stickers and social media posts alike, but for […]
August 4, 2021

My service dog, my hero: Cinnamon’s Happy Tail

By Lisa, RedRover Relief Urgent Care grant recipient In October of 2020, I adopted a dog named Cinnamon from a rescue organization. I was told that […]
July 21, 2021

Beauty in our roots: My journey to animal welfare and humane education

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator In the latest edition of our “Behind the Scenes at RedRover” series, RedRover Program Coordinator Minhhan Lam shares her journey […]
July 14, 2021

Making a difference for survivors

Since 2007, RedRover has awarded over a million dollars in grants to help care for and shelter animals displaced by family violence. Through our Safe Housing […]
July 14, 2021

A journey of kindness: How one little organization is making a big difference

In 2007, the staff at Prince William SPCA noticed something was missing in their community. An all-volunteer nonprofit in Prince William County, Virginia, they had programs […]

 
March 8, 2019

Hime’s Happy Tail

Jessica and her partner Saraph were already compassionate friends of feral cats when they found Hime in a barn shortly after the sweet little kitten was […]
March 6, 2019

Corbin & Zane: A Very Special Friendship

Zane is 11 years old and won a Young Writer’s Award for this story about his best friend, Corbin. To help more animals like Corbin, visit […]
March 4, 2019

Can Screens Build Connection?

By Nicole Forsyth, RedRover President & CEO If you’re a parent or work with kids, you’ve likely come across the question of whether digital technology is […]
February 7, 2019

A Kitten’s Resilience: Isaac’s Happy Tail

Ann is an animal lover – so when she found an injured kitten, she didn’t think twice about bringing him home. She named the little feline […]
February 6, 2019

Training Begins with Understanding

By Kristina O’Keefe, Guest Blogger We are alive during a time where we want the absolute best for our animals. We get them the highest quality […]
January 14, 2019

Grimm’s Happy Tail

After not having a pet for more than 10 years, Heather decided adopting a cat could help her cope while living with Crohn’s disease. She could […]
December 27, 2018

Missy’s Happy Tail

Greg had always taken pains to give his Pomeranian, Missy, the best care possible. In 2011, he rescued her from a breeder where she had been […]
December 14, 2018

Polly’s Happy Tail

To Joetta, her 13-year-old Dachshund Polly is like a child. In fact, she’s her whole world. “I know it sounds crazy to love your animals like […]
December 10, 2018

Gratitude comes full circle

Back in 2014, Allison and her husband came upon a young cat abandoned on the side of the road. The cat had two broken legs, and […]