RedRover News



April 6, 2022

Open hearts in animal welfare

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager My career in animal welfare began with a job in private practice veterinary medicine. I quickly learned […]
April 6, 2022

Supporting Survivors: RedRover’s Domestic Violence Assistance Programs

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach Since its inception in 2012, RedRover’s Safe Housing grant program has focused on creating pet-friendly spaces at domestic […]
April 6, 2022

Bogart’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator An actress and model herself, Sandra had worked hard to build her own model management firm. But with the […]
March 8, 2022

In the Fold of Love: Maggie Mae’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator With her squishy face and impossibly floppy pink tongue, Maggie Mae the English Bulldog was a sight to behold […]
March 8, 2022

Squeaks of Joy: A Cat’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Despite her own financial troubles, Angela couldn’t say no when her brother asked if she would be willing […]
February 11, 2022

From Texas to Maryland: Rescued dogs get a second chance

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager The rural property in Smith County, Texas, was well-hidden behind fences and gates – but the noise […]
February 11, 2022

Creating safe spaces for animal survivors in Oklahoma

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach Our time in Oklahoma was a breeze! Quite literally. Last month, our hardworking team of RedRover Responders volunteers […]
February 7, 2022

Stitch’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator After Miranda’s father passed away, she hit a low point unlike any other she’d suffered since being diagnosed […]
February 7, 2022

Leaps of Love: Keggie’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Exhausted after long days as full-time college students working part-time jobs, Lily and her boyfriend would come home […]

 
August 11, 2021

Chewy’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Last fall, Katie was having a very difficult time in medical school. She saw firsthand the huge toll […]
August 11, 2021

Reunited: How Carrie and Penelope found their way home

According to a recent survey by the Urban Resource Institute (URI) and the National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline), 72% of domestic violence survivors are not aware […]
August 11, 2021

Three Paws and Three Cheers for Zowie

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Who rescued whom? It’s a cliché we see on bumper stickers and social media posts alike, but for […]
August 4, 2021

My service dog, my hero: Cinnamon’s Happy Tail

By Lisa, RedRover Relief Urgent Care grant recipient In October of 2020, I adopted a dog named Cinnamon from a rescue organization. I was told that […]
July 21, 2021

Beauty in our roots: My journey to animal welfare and humane education

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator In the latest edition of our “Behind the Scenes at RedRover” series, RedRover Program Coordinator Minhhan Lam shares her journey […]
July 14, 2021

Making a difference for survivors

Since 2007, RedRover has awarded over a million dollars in grants to help care for and shelter animals displaced by family violence. Through our Safe Housing […]
July 14, 2021

A journey of kindness: How one little organization is making a big difference

In 2007, the staff at Prince William SPCA noticed something was missing in their community. An all-volunteer nonprofit in Prince William County, Virginia, they had programs […]
July 14, 2021

Lucky Luna’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Luna is a survivor…and a very good girl. In 2018, her then-owner abandoned her on the side of […]
July 14, 2021

Humane Hero Rashad Evans on youth activism

Last month, RedRover’s Junior Advisory Board welcomed Humane Hero Rashad Evans, to speak about his youth activism helping both people and animals. Youth from all over […]