RedRover News



October 12, 2022

Happy Tails for Domestic Violence Survivors

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator For those who haven’t experienced domestic violence, it can be hard to imagine the complex reasons people often feel […]
October 4, 2022

Macy and Me: A lifesaving bond

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator Content warning: this story includes reference to suicide.  You may know me as the author of many of RedRover’s Happy […]
October 3, 2022

NEW RedRover Readers On-Demand Workshop & Expanded Curriculum

NEW ON-DEMAND ONLINE WORKSHOP As students face the repercussions of the past few years of isolation, classrooms need programs that encourage positive social interaction and peer-to-peer […]
September 28, 2022

Animal Resources for Hurricane Ian

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by Hurricane Ian. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources for […]
September 13, 2022

“Empathy is everything”: How Ruthless Kindness works to prevent human and animal suffering

  For veterinarians Dr. Sarah Reidenbach and Dr. Kate Kuzminski, knowing they’re making a difference – in many cases, saving lives – has kept them going […]
September 13, 2022

Helping Florida’s coastal cats

By Beth Gammie, Director of Field Services In the sweltering heat of a Florida summer, our RedRover Responders team gathered in Wakulla County for the first […]
September 12, 2022

Leading with Empathy: Behind the Scenes with Heidi

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications and Marketing Coordinator What does a typical day look like for RedRover staff members? How do we answer the call for […]
September 9, 2022

Love brought in from the snow: Adora’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator When you have bipolar disorder, it can often feel like nothing in life comes easy. Navigating the mental healthcare […]
September 9, 2022

Roxie the Rottweiler’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator After becoming a single mother, Amanda worked her hardest to provide for her children, including her human child and […]

 
August 25, 2020

Olive’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator We count on your continued support of RedRover as a FurEver Friend to the animals so that we […]
August 24, 2020

Saving Penelope: RedRover staff goes above and beyond

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator In June I saw a Facebook post for a dog in need: URGENT! Needs a rescue or […]
August 24, 2020

Safe Escape Grants: Keeping families together (longer) during COVID

By Laurel Meleski, RedRover Program Coordinator II The Safe Escape grant program has helped families escape domestic violence with their pets since 2007. Since many domestic […]
August 24, 2020

Star’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Six years ago, Seira rescued a mama dog and her three puppies from an irresponsible backyard breeder who […]
August 10, 2020

RedRover Responders Volunteer Online Training (Ongoing)

Our online workshop is is a self-paced, free training and will take about 2-3 hours to complete. 
July 15, 2020

Pepper’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator It’s hard not to have love for every sweet-faced pup we see walking down the street or scrolling […]
July 14, 2020

Mighty Mercury: A Happy Tail

  By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator As a Furever Friend, you make second chances possible. No matter the circumstances, these second chances fill […]
July 13, 2020

Cow Cat’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator If you and your best friend spend all your time together caring for each other, does it matter […]
July 8, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Resources for People and Pets

Resources for helping people and pets during the novel coronavirus pandemic.