RedRover News



November 10, 2020

Bruzer’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Ten years ago, Tiffany was surviving day by day in an abusive relationship. On a visit to a […]
October 29, 2020

Embracing Change: DVAM 2020

By Katie Campbell, RedRover Outreach Manager As October comes to a close, so does another Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Like most of 2020, DVAM has […]
October 22, 2020

Animal Resources for Western U.S. Wildfires

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by the present wildfires. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources […]
October 15, 2020

Helping Animals – One Drawing at a Time

10 year-old Justin of Lapeer, MI wanted a Playstation 4. It was all he talked about, and he’d been saving his money for months. But Justin […]
October 9, 2020

Animal Resources for Hurricane Delta

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by Hurricane Delta in the Gulf Coast. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency […]
October 8, 2020

A touching reunion after wildfire heartbreak

By Laurel Meleski, RedRover Program Coordinator II & Facilities Manager Over the last few weeks, I’ve had multiple opportunities to offer hands-on assistance for animals impacted […]
October 7, 2020

You gave Chris & Bella Safe Escape

Our pets provide us with unconditional love, a sense of purpose, and often hope during the most difficult of times. That’s exactly what Bella,* a 2-year-old […]
October 6, 2020

Butte County Deployment: A look back

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator Three months ago, I moved cross-country to join the RedRover team as their new Communications Coordinator. Within my first month […]
October 6, 2020

A Happy Tail for Adora

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator As a busy Ph.D. student, Molly already had her hands full with her cat Bill, a handsome three-year-old […]

 
October 19, 2016

Elementary school students get a new RedRover Readers room

Students and teachers at Golden Empire Elementary School in Sacramento, California, have reason to smile these days: They now have a classroom transformed into a place for students to participate in the RedRover Readers program. Golden Empire Elementary has fully adopted the RedRover Readers program and uses it to promote positive relationship skills on campus.

October 18, 2016

Sanctuary for people and pets escaping violence

RedRover’s Domestic Violence Safe Housing grants provide funds to help domestic violence shelters become pet-friendly, so that no one has to choose between safety and family. This groundbreaking program continues to grow and make a powerful impact on domestic violence survivors and the people who help them.

October 7, 2016

Resources for Southeastern United States Hurricane Matthew victims

RedRover Responders stands at the ready to provide animal emergency sheltering assistance for animals displaced by Hurricane Matthew. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources.

September 21, 2016

Preventing pyometra: A lifesaving reason to spay your pets

By Laurel Meleski, RedRover Program Coordinator II

August 26, 2016

Kids Choose to Donate to RedRover!

RedRover recently interviewed a member of SVP Teen group named Valerie Brown about their choice to donate $1,100 to our organization.

RedRover: Thank you so much for the recent donation! Tell us more about SVP Kids and SVP Teens and how you got involved.

August 15, 2016

Do you have a reluctant reader? Try graphic novels!

By Nicole Forsyth, RedRover President and CEO

The transition back to school after summer can be tough, and if kids aren’t already in a habit of reading regularly, parents and educators may have a hard time kick-starting the habit again.

Children’s graphic novels may help the transition. Beautifully illustrated and engaging for kids, graphic novels provide context clues to move the story along when kids are stuck, which reduces frustration, increases comprehension and adds entertainment value that helps kids understand just how enjoyable reading can be.

July 20, 2016

You saved Flea the service dog!

When Karen’s service dog Flea became ill and stopped eating, she knew she would do whatever it took to get him the treatment he needed. Flea was always there for her in time of crisis, and now she was determined to do the same for him.

July 20, 2016

You saved Flea the service dog!

When Karen’s service dog Flea became ill and stopped eating, she knew she would do whatever it took to get him the treatment he needed. Flea was always there for her in time of crisis, and now she was determined to do the same for him.

July 13, 2016

RedRover Responders Help Community Cats on Maui

By Beth Gammie, RedRover Director of Field Services