RedRover News



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 […]

 
June 21, 2021

RedRover Readers & Kind News magazine Resources

Here are the most commonly searched for resources for our RedRover Readers program and Kind News magazine. RedRover Readers program information Recommended Books with Humane Themes and […]
June 18, 2021

Celebrating Pride Month: How pets helped me love the authentic me

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration & Outreach Pride month is a very special month for me. June is my birth month but, more importantly, it’s […]
June 17, 2021

Honoring Immigrant Heritage Month: Home is Where Our Pets Are

By Olivia Carpenter, RedRover Membership and Administrative Assistant My mom and dad both grew up with pets, but when we immigrated from Mexico to the United […]
June 16, 2021

Giving Stray Animals New Life: On the ground in Houston June 24-25

If you haven’t seen it firsthand, you may not be familiar with Houston’s stray animal crisis. With hundreds of thousands of homeless animals in the city,  […]
May 14, 2021

Five Animal-Themed Books to Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by reading animal-themed books by Asian American authors with your children or students! These stories highlight the human-animal […]
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 […]
December 15, 2020

Keep pets safe in winter temperatures

Pets don't fare much better than people in the cold. With heavy rains, snow and low temperatures this winter, RedRover wants to remind you of a few tips to help keep your furry family members safe and warm.

April 1, 2020

Six Animal-Themed E-Books for Your Virtual Library

Did you know April is School Library Month? With unexpected school closures, parents, librarians, and educators may be looking for quality humane-themed e-books to share with […]
January 14, 2020

Tornado Safety Tips for Pets

Planning ahead can save animal lives and prevent heartache when violent storms touch down