RedRover News



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.
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 […]

 
May 5, 2016

Resources for Fort McMurray, Alberta wildfires

RedRover Responders stand at the ready to provide emergency animal sheltering assistance to the animals displaced by the Fort McMurray, Alberta wildfires if our help is needed and requested. Here is a list of currently available emergency animal shelters and resources.

Know of a resource or shelter to add to this list? Email us!

April 28, 2016

Giving community cats a brighter future

In early April 2016, RedRover Responders volunteers were on the ground in Pennsylvania with the Core Creek Collaborative. Working in partnership with Bucks County, Animal Lifeline, Rescue Purrfect, the PSPCA, the International Fund for Animal Welfare and local organizations, RedRover helped to implement a strategic Trap-Treat-Neuter-Place/Return program.

April 22, 2016

Save the date! May 3rd Big Day of Giving

Mark your calendars to support RedRover! Starting at midnight on May 3rd, the Sacramento region will come together for one BIG Day of Giving - a 24-hour giving challenge to support local nonprofits. Your donations on this day will help us expand our programs nationwide, so we can bring more animals from crisis to care.

April 22, 2016

Happy Earth Day!

This Earth Day, the RedRover staff took a moment to reflect on how we celebrate Earth every day. Here are some of our favorite ways to respect, protect and connect with Earth:

1. Spending time outdoors with an animal friend

"One of my favorite things to do is run along the American River trail with our pup - especially in the evening or at night when a lot of wildlife come out.”

April 20, 2016

First Spanish book added to the RedRover Readers program!

RedRover is excited to announce the first RedRover Readers program book in Spanish. We’ve collaborated with The Gryphon Press publishers to create Rufo liberado! This Spanish-language edition of Buddy Unchained by Daisy Bix was translated with the help of Dr. Iris Escudero from The Bilingual Owl.

April 20, 2016

Lifesaving solutions for pets escaping domestic violence

By RedRover President and CEO, Nicole Forsyth

March 22, 2016

An angel gives Nike a second chance

In some cases, a special donation is needed to save an animal’s life. This is when we call upon our On-Call Angels.

When Nike, a one-year-old pit bull, swallowed a foreign object and needed urgent surgery to resection his intestines, his family was heartbroken. They didn’t have the funds to pay in full for the procedure, and they couldn’t imagine life without him.

March 22, 2016

An angel gives Nike a second chance

In some cases, a special donation is needed to save an animal’s life. This is when we call upon our On-Call Angels.

When Nike, a one-year-old pit bull, swallowed a foreign object and needed urgent surgery to resection his intestines, his family was heartbroken. They didn’t have the funds to pay in full for the procedure, and they couldn’t imagine life without him.

March 22, 2016

Connecting with Humane Educators