RedRover News



September 9, 2022

Animal Resources for California Wildfires

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by the current wildfires. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources […]
August 15, 2022

Collaborating on the Navajo Nation

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager Our June 2022 deployment to the Navajo Nation came after months of learning, talking, and collaborating with […]
August 15, 2022

Partners in Love: Wolf’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator Tracy noticed right away when her family dog Wolf became lethargic, which was out of character for the handsome […]
August 15, 2022

Saying “yes” to survivors with pets

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach Sometimes it just takes saying “yes.” Yes to taking on something new and, in the process, you might […]
August 15, 2022

“A Present and a Gift”: Pharrah’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator “Pharrah was found in an old building under renovation as she tumbled out of a broken stairwell, apparently the […]
August 12, 2022

From Australia to Oregon: A pandemic Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Clothes, books, passport…and Jenny. When Candice came to the United States from Australia, she made absolutely certain that […]
August 10, 2022

Collaborating for change in West Texas

By Devon Krusko, Field Services & Community Programs Manager I was immediately drawn to Karen Patterson, vice president of Fix West Texas, when we first met […]
August 10, 2022

Learning resilience through fostering kittens

By Tara Lenehan, RedRover Education Coordinator Before Alice and her family began fostering kittens through the Marlboro County Humane Society, in South Carolina, they fostered orphan […]
July 13, 2022

A Happy, Hoppy Hippo: Judge’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator When Erica became a single mother, she was grateful to have her handsome Pittie, Judge, by her side as […]

 
June 15, 2020

Caring for pets during COVID-19: Lucy’s Happy Tail

Howard was living in New York with his sweet 8-year-old Shiba Inu, Lucy, whom he described as his “heart and soul,” when the coronavirus pandemic hit. […]
June 12, 2020

Milo’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Caitlyn is one of those individuals who effortlessly inspires others to do something kind, simply by sharing her […]
June 12, 2020

Spreading kindness to kids during the COVID-19 crisis

When schools closed due to the COVID-19 crisis, we sent out a digital flipbook version of the Kind News May/June issue. We asked some teachers how […]
June 12, 2020

How pets are connecting kids in our new virtual world: RedRover Readers Spotlight with Sarah Kesty

By Tara Lenehan, RedRover Education Coordinator “People’s humanity comes out when we talk about animals together.” Sheltering at home during the pandemic has brought unique challenges […]
June 11, 2020

Clear Skies Ahead: A Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator For Sadie, living with complex PTSD became a lighter load to bear when she welcomed a service dog […]
June 11, 2020

The Finish Line: Rescued Dog Finds Happiness

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator If you read our Spring 2020 Companion, you may remember a favorite dog of mine, a stocky, […]
May 16, 2020

Tragedy to Triumph: Helping Pets During COVID-19

RedRover supporters are now helping to turn tragedy into triumph for families impacted by COVID-19. When Kim’s Aunt Patricia lost her husband of 46 years to […]
May 16, 2020

Volunteer Spotlight: Montyne Morris, RedRover Responders volunteer

When animal lover Montyne Morris took the RedRover Responders volunteer training in Nashville in 2019, she didn’t expect the opportunity to put her new skills to […]
May 16, 2020

A Happy Tail for Aeneas

At RedRover, not only are we committed to keeping families together through crisis and giving animals a second chance at the happy, healthy lives they deserve, […]