RedRover News



February 4, 2022

Six Animal-Themed Children’s Books to Celebrate Black History Month

One way to honor Black History Month is by reading animal-themed children’s books by Black authors with your children or students! These books touch on a […]
February 1, 2022

Opening windows to others’ worlds: Q&A with Dr. Worokya Duncan

In our efforts to ensure that RedRover Readers and Kind News magazine are inclusive and accessible to diverse students and educators, we worked with education consultant […]
January 21, 2022

Everything’s Coming Up Rose: A Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Like so many others for whom the COVID-19 pandemic had been emotionally and financially exhausting, Kimberly was doing […]
January 10, 2022

Unchain Marlboro: A Happy Tail update for South Carolina dogs

In November of 2021 our RedRover Responders team headed to Bennettsville, South Carolina, to support the Humane Society of Marlboro County’s (HSMC) Unchained Marlboro program. This […]
January 10, 2022

Leading with Empathy: Behind the Scenes with Caty

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator What does a typical day look like for RedRover staff members? How do we answer the call for help when […]
January 10, 2022

Fostering special bonds through Equine Therapy

RedRover’s Junior Advisory Board gives young people the opportunity to step into leadership and make a difference in the lives of people and animals. One member, […]
January 10, 2022

Don’t Forget the Pets San Diego: Community Support through Crisis

Now more than ever, there’s something special about bringing people from different sectors together for a common goal – in this case, strengthening the human-animal bond […]
January 10, 2022

A Galaxy of Love: Neptune’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Sometimes opportunity comes knocking, and other times, unconditional loves come meowing. Six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, Erica […]
December 8, 2021

Devon and Sage: A Puppy’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator When you’re young and still learning to navigate the complexities of adult life, having a four-legged companion by […]

 
July 14, 2021

Beautiful Bella: A kitten’s tale

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator When her friend mentioned offhand that her cat was pregnant and she was giving away the kittens, Maria […]
July 14, 2021

A lifesaving NextStep

By Katie Campbell, RedRover Director of Collaboration and Outreach Are those red shirts I see?! Yes, indeed – our volunteers are back in action! Last month, […]
June 30, 2021

Celebrating Pride Month: How pets can provide connection, inclusion, and healing

By Zach Trowbridge, Organization Systems Administrator As we come to the end of Pride Month, RedRover staff member Zach Trowbridge shares his experience as an LGBTQ+ […]
June 23, 2021

Don’t Forget the Pets Workshop Interest List

Have questions or interested in learning more about creating a pet-friendly program? Join us for a “Don’t Forget the Pets: Housing People and Pets” training where […]
June 23, 2021

8 Signs That May Indicate an Abusive Relationship

What does the link between pet abuse and domestic violence “look” like? Are you aware of the link between pet abuse and domestic violence? Help spread […]
June 23, 2021

Fundraising Tools, Tips and Resources

When a loved animal member of your family is sick and the treatment is difficult to afford, the situation can seem helpless. Financial assistance programs are […]
June 21, 2021

Compassion Resilience

By Beth Gammie, RedRover Director of Field Services In these difficult and turbulent times, it’s worth thinking about ways to deal with adversity. In 2017, I […]
June 21, 2021

Fleas and ticks

What should I do about fleas and ticks? RedRover is pleased to share these tips on how to deal with fleas and ticks, which are usually […]
June 21, 2021

Heartworm Help

What they are, why your dog (yes, your dog!) is at risk, and how to treat them Every spring, RedRover experiences a spike in RedRover Relief […]