RedRover News



March 15, 2018

Rosie’s Happy Tail

Rosie is a sweet basset hound mix with an unfortunate tendency to eat things that aren’t food.  Not long after she was adopted, she’d already had […]
March 9, 2018

After a house fire, your generosity gave this family a second chance

When their four beloved pets were seriously injured in a house fire on Valentine’s Day, Patty and her family turned to RedRover for help. Mars, Daisy […]
March 8, 2018

RedRover Readers celebrates reading across America

On March 2nd, RedRover Readers celebrated Read Across America Day (a project of NEA) with classrooms across the country. Our aim was to not only bring […]
March 8, 2018

A special birthday for Lady

Thanks to compassionate supporters like you, a Chihuahua named Lady got to celebrate her 15th birthday. Dogs, just like people, can develop dental issues in their […]
March 2, 2018

Join RedRover Readers for Read Across America Day!

We are excited to announce the release of “Raja Book 2” and a new game in our E-books for Empathy series, The Restricted Adventures of Raja. It is now […]
February 22, 2018

Humane Hero: “Catman” Shon Griffin

Rapper. Superhero. Cat caretaker. Shon Griffin is many things, and he got his start early. Shon was just three when he begged his aunts to let […]
February 20, 2018

Meet our #paws4love contest winners!

Thanks to everyone who submitted videos for our #paws4love contest! We loved seeing the many ways you bond with your pets. Grand prize winner: Necro and […]
February 14, 2018

Your support saved Diesel the puggle

Diesel is an adorable puggle and a beloved family member, along with his dog-brother Max. Being part beagle means he’s got a great sense of smell, […]
February 13, 2018

More options for people and pets escaping domestic violence

RedRover has been offering Safe Housing grants to help domestic violence shelters build co-sheltering spaces for people and pets since 2012. Our newly expanded Safe Housing […]

 
May 6, 2014

Be the change you want to see in the world.

Written by RedRover Education Manager Karly Noel

May 2, 2014

Shocking PSA puts pets and domestic violence in the spotlight

As an organization working to bring animals from crisis to care, RedRover takes pride in celebrating the success of other groups working to help animals and people.

April 30, 2014

Want people to feel more empathy? Give them a good book!

Written by RedRover President and CEO Nicole Forsyth

If you have ever lost yourself in a good book – where you feel you are in the mind of the characters, feeling what they are feeling – you would not be surprised to discover that reading high quality literature is linked to an increased Theory of Mind (the ability to understand others’ mental states) and empathy. Last October, an exciting article came out in The New York Times that demonstrates this phenomenon.

April 28, 2014

Resources for Arkansas and south-central United States tornado victims

RedRover Responders stands at the ready to provide animal emergency sheltering assistance for animals displaced by the Arkansas and south-central United States tornadoes. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources.

April 28, 2014

RedRover Responders update: Arkansas and south-central United States tornado situation

Beginning Monday morning, as the deadly tornadoes struck the regions of the South and Midwest including Arkansas, Oklahoma and Iowa, RedRover Emergency Services Manager Beth Gammie has been reaching out to offer RedRover Responders' support to our partners and animal shelters in the area.

April 16, 2014

Fish friends mean comfort for family in domestic violence shelter

Christina is a domestic violence survivor. She suffered abuse in her home at the hands of her partner, fearing for her own life and the life of her five-year-old son, Damien.

When Christina made the difficult decision to escape her abuser, she knew she would need support to get her whole family out safely.

April 16, 2014

Fish friends mean comfort for family in domestic violence shelter

Christina is a domestic violence survivor. She suffered abuse in her home at the hands of her partner, fearing for her own life and the life of her five-year-old son, Damien.

When Christina made the difficult decision to escape her abuser, she knew she would need support to get her whole family out safely.

April 15, 2014

Thank you for helping Reiki!

Because of your support, we were able to help Reiki, a seven-year-old golden retriever service dog who needed lifesaving surgery to survive.

April 15, 2014

Thank you for helping Reiki!

Because of your support, we were able to help Reiki, a seven-year-old golden retriever service dog who needed lifesaving surgery to survive.