RedRover News



December 14, 2020

RedRover Readers Online Course – 3 week course

Online Course RedRover offers an online self-paced course to help you learn how to implement the RedRover Readers curriculum. The course is a three-week course with five […]
December 10, 2020

Gus’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator For six wonderful months, Alison and her partner Ryan met their hardships caused by COVID-19 with resilience. Alison […]
December 10, 2020

Gretchen’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator “Anyone looking at Gretchen would say she’s on her last legs. Her back legs are lame, she’s in […]
December 9, 2020

Collaboration During Crisis: Safe Housing in South Carolina

In many jobs, you interact with folks that you’ll never meet, and some that you may never even speak to again. Social relationships gained from work […]
December 8, 2020

Bringing empathy to at-home learning

When COVID-19 hit and schools closed throughout the country, our RedRover Readers and Kind News magazine teams went into brainstorming mode: How could we continue to […]
November 17, 2020

RedRover Readers Volunteer Spotlight: Lynn Hildebrand

Lynn Hildebrand is a Humane Education Teacher at the Humane Society of San Bernardino Valley, California. She became involved with RedRover Readers when she attended a […]
November 11, 2020

DVAM 2020 Canada

November is Canada’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and with support from the Animal and Interpersonal Abuse Research Group at the University of Windsor, the Canadian Social […]
November 10, 2020

A Fresh Start for South Korean Pups

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator I drove to Maryland on the afternoon of the most perfect, picture-worthy fall day. Blue sky, cotton […]
November 10, 2020

Bear’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Between welcoming four foster children into their home and caring for two dogs of their own, D’Nae and […]

 
November 15, 2016

3 Tips for Dog Fostering

By guest blogger Jenny Wise

If you have always loved dogs and wish you could adopt all of them from your local shelter, you are a prime candidate for fostering a dog. Some people shy away from becoming a foster home for dogs because they are not sure exactly how it works or what the time and financial commitments would be. But fostering a dog is an important service that is manageable for most people. If you have been considering fostering a dog, our three tips will help you get started.

November 15, 2016

Gratitude from animals you saved

Each year, the RedRover Relief program helps hundreds of animals by providing financial and emotional support to pet owners when their companions need lifesaving veterinary care.

These animals are living healthy, happy lives thanks to your generous support.

Learn more about the RedRover Relief program

November 10, 2016

"You saved my best friend."

Randall, a RedRover Relief recipient, shares his story

November 10, 2016

Volunteer spotlight: Catherine Faver and Janet Martinez, RedRover Readers volunteers

Our RedRover Readers volunteer facilitators are dedicated to making a difference in tomorrow’s world. Dr. Catherine Faver and Dr. Janet Martinez are two examples of compassion in action, as they inspire children to make the world a more compassionate place for people and animals.

November 10, 2016

A second chance for senior dog rescues

November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month – the perfect time to express our gratitude for our older pets and all they bring to our lives!

November 10, 2016

"You saved my best friend."

Randall, a RedRover Relief recipient, shares his story

November 8, 2016

5 ways to show your pet gratitude

Sometimes we get busy and forget to listen to those we love. Practice active listening with your pets. Do they come to you asking for walks, play time or belly rubs? If so, stop and let them know you’re listening. Here’s a list to get you started:

October 19, 2016

Lifesaving help for 87-year-old Sammy the Tortoise

Cat has dedicated her life to rescuing and caring for abused and neglected animals. So when she heard that Sammy, an 87-year-old desert tortoise, needed a new home, she couldn’t turn him away. Although it’s difficult to know exactly what his life has been like throughout his many years, the damage to his shell was clearly an indication of abuse.

October 19, 2016

Lifesaving help for 87-year-old Sammy the Tortoise

Cat has dedicated her life to rescuing and caring for abused and neglected animals. So when she heard that Sammy, an 87-year-old desert tortoise, needed a new home, she couldn’t turn him away. Although it’s difficult to know exactly what his life has been like throughout his many years, the damage to his shell was clearly an indication of abuse.