RedRover News



April 13, 2021

Winnie’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator For Skeeter (they/them/their), there is one form of therapy that has been the most rewarding in managing their […]
April 8, 2021

Leading with Empathy: Behind the Scenes with Beth

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator What does a typical day look like for RedRover staff members? How do we answer the call for help when […]
March 19, 2021

Leading with Empathy: Behind the Scenes with Devon

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator What does a typical day look like for RedRover staff members? How do we answer the call for help when […]
March 11, 2021

One in a million: A Happy Tail for George

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator “George is one in a million. My husband calls him his little buddy. I found [George] in 2009 […]
March 11, 2021

A “Banner” year

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator When Anna adopted Banner in March of 2020, she had no idea her little 13-lb fuzzball would grow […]
March 10, 2021

A journey of healing: South Korean dog rescue

In October 2020, I traveled to Maryland to help our friends at the Humane Society of the United States set up a temporary shelter for 140+ […]
March 8, 2021

Leading with Empathy: Behind the Scenes with Tara

What does a typical day look like for RedRover staff members? How do we answer the call for help when people have nowhere else to turn? […]
March 1, 2021

Leading with Empathy: Behind the Scenes with Nicolette

What does a typical day look like for RedRover staff members? How do we answer the call for help when people have nowhere else to turn? […]
February 25, 2021

New RedRover Readers Program Book – Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me

RedRover is excited to announce the addition of the book Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me, written by Eloise Greenfield and illustrated by Ehsan Abdollahi, to […]

 
June 14, 2018

Because of you, Emme is acting like a puppy again

Emme, an 11-year-old Yorkshire Terrier, is Christine’s best friend and confidante. After she was diagnosed with diabetes a year and a half ago, she developed cataracts, […]
May 22, 2018

Sunny the parrot finds Safe Escape

RedRover Safe Escape grants help to cover the cost of pet boarding while domestic violence survivors are staying in a domestic violence shelter. Through the years, […]
May 22, 2018

Emergency Animal Sheltering: Keeping Families Together

By Beth Gammie, RedRover Director of Field Services This past storm and wildfire season in 2017 was a very busy time for the RedRover Responders!  In […]
May 16, 2018

Latest RedRover Readers program book addition “Rescue & Jessica” written by Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors

RedRover is excited to announce the addition of the book Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship to the RedRover Readers program curriculum. This sweet story is […]
May 16, 2018

 More reasons to play with your dog

Looking for an excuse to take time to play? Research suggests play is good for the brain, so go ahead and take that time – and […]
May 15, 2018

Hunner’s Happy Tail

Hunner, a 13-year-old basset hound, is Virginia’s best friend. When he developed an infection in his mouth and needed four to five teeth removed, Virginia was […]
May 2, 2018

Because Pets Are Family
Thank you for your “Big Dog” support!

We believe that pets are family. And when a family member is in crisis, we do everything we can to help.   In 2017, we reached […]
April 25, 2018

The Big Day of Giving on May 3: Building stronger community and a kinder society

By Nicole Forsyth, RedRover President & CEO RedRover believes communities are stronger when people and organizations work together to improve the quality of life for both […]
April 16, 2018

Happy National Volunteer Week!

In honor of National Volunteer Week, we asked our RedRover Responders volunteers to share their experience of deploying with RedRover. Read their stories below. “My favorite part […]