RedRover News



October 11, 2017

Hit the Road, Fido: Travel-Friendly Pet Apps

By Beth Kotz, Guest Blogger Part of the excitement of traveling is discovering new and extraordinary opportunities around every bend in the road – and sharing […]
September 13, 2017

All in-person RedRover Responders workshops are currently on hold. Want to wait for a workshop in your area? Sign up for the interest list!

August 22, 2017

You helped Hankie the Christmas Pooch

Hank was just eight weeks old when he joined Jessica's family - and this "mama's boy" has been adored ever since. 

"Hank is our beloved family member," Jessica told us. Since they had adopted him just before Christmas, he soon became known as "Hankie the Christmas Pooch."

August 15, 2017

VIDEO: Sweet thank you from Sage and Bert

Sage and Bert, RedRover Relief Urgent Care grant recipients, share their appreciation - in words and meows

Bert is home after a successful procedure made possible in part by RedRover. I cannot thank you enough for not only the financial assistance that helped afford Bert's operation, but also for all the work and effort the staff, volunteers, and supporters of RedRover do.

August 11, 2017

My day at the Wall Fire Emergency Animal Shelter

By Nicole Forsyth, RedRover President and CEO

August 9, 2017

Key Nutrients That Help Your Dog Live A Healthier Life

By Jeffery Roberts, guest blogger

The food that you feed your dog is one of the primary means available to you to provide a positive impact on your dog’s health. While genetics, environment, exercise and other lifestyle factors affect your pet’s health, nutrition is perhaps the single most important consideration to help your dog be at his or her healthiest.

July 19, 2017

Humanely Managing Cat Overpopulation Sites

This manual provides guidance on how to humanely solve cat overpopulation sites by bringing all affected parties together to develop a plan to reduce overpopulation through a combination of TNR and placement. It includes strategies, operations guidance, useful forms and other resources.

July 12, 2017

My #RedRoverMoment: Braving floods for creatures great and small

By Mindy Nelson, RedRover Responders volunteer

I did the RedRover Responders training in Illinois in 1994, and very shortly afterwards the flood hit in Liberty, Texas. Oddly enough, I had a plane ticket to Texas because I was going on a long weekend vacation - but instead of going on vacation, I deployed to the disaster. The memories are as vivid as ever:

July 10, 2017

Disaster resources for California and B.C. wildfires

View and share our Fire Safety Tips for Pets

RedRover Responders volunteers are being deployed to provide emergency sheltering for animals displaced by the fires in Northern California. Here is a list of currently available emergency animal shelters and resources in both California and Canada.


 
January 27, 2014

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation dog finds his new family

Billie Bob was just a puppy when RedRover Responders assisted in the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation dog relocation project in the summer of 2013.

January 13, 2014

"Nothing short of a miracle"

A military family from Georgia wrote to RedRover recently and needed our help. Their little three-year-old Shih Tzu, Ginger, had a massive bladder stone and the family couldn’t afford to pay for her surgery. “We are a military family and recently lost our home,”  Elizabeth, mother of three, told us. “We are in the process of getting back on our feet but cannot afford an expensive surgery for Ginger.”

January 13, 2014

"Nothing short of a miracle"

A military family from Georgia wrote to RedRover recently and needed our help. Their little three-year-old Shih Tzu, Ginger, had a massive bladder stone and the family couldn’t afford to pay for her surgery. “We are a military family and recently lost our home,”  Elizabeth, mother of three, told us. “We are in the process of getting back on our feet but cannot afford an expensive surgery for Ginger.”

January 8, 2014

"I am so thrilled to be involved with RedRover Readers!"

RedRover recently received this glowing testimonial from Susan Courtney, a RedRover Readers-trained elementary school teacher, after using the RedRover Readers curriculum in her classroom. (Susan is the same teacher who gave us this feedback right after attending the RedRover Readers Teacher Training.)

Hi Karly!

January 7, 2014

2014 resolutions for furry family members

Vowing to lose weight or get organized again this year?  Instead, make a commitment that benefits you and your furry family member!

January 7, 2014

VIDEO: Beth shares an update on the Mohave County Dog Rescue

In January 2014, RedRover Responders volunteers deployed to Mohave County, Arizona, at the request of Guardians of Rescue, to care for over 100 dogs from the Olympic Animal Sanctuary.

 

Lots of barking dogs can make it difficult to hear Beth, so we've included her commentary below.

December 31, 2013

VIDEO: Thank you from RedRover President and CEO Nicole Forsyth

Following the whirlwind of family, gifts, travel and coming together over the holiday season, RedRover CEO and President Nicole Forsyth shares a special message for you.

Thank you for your generous gift to help bring animals from crisis to care, and happy holidays from RedRover!

December 17, 2013

VIDEO: A tale of two heroes

December 10, 2013

Share with family how they can help keep pets safe

Whether family comes to visit during the holidays, or you take Fido or Fluffy with you to visit a relative's home, it is important to remember the dangers that the holidays can pose to companion animals.