RedRover News



May 20, 2022

Enduring bonds: Volunteering in Poland for Ukrainian pets

By Beth Gammie, RedRover Director of Field Services The human-animal bond endures, even in times of war.  I recently took a couple weeks off from my […]
May 17, 2022

Join RedRover’s 35th Anniversary Party

Bringing Animals from Crisis to Care Since 1987 What: Enjoy great beer for a great cause! RedRover, a local 501(3)(c) animal welfare nonprofit, is celebrating its […]
May 11, 2022

Happy Tail: Bene can see clearly now the pain is gone

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator Patricia is the quintessential dog mom to her two Akitas, Bene (“Ben-ay”) and his sister Mika-San, (plus their spoiled […]
May 6, 2022

A safe escape for a family of turtles

Danielle’s* pet turtles are part of her family, so when she found herself seeking safe shelter from domestic violence, she did not have the heart to […]
May 6, 2022

Saving Fenwick: A Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator Four years ago when Brenda worked for her local animal control agency, a little black and white cat was […]
April 29, 2022

A year of expansion: Bringing kindness and inclusivity into classrooms

By Nicole Forsyth, President and CEO RedRover’s new partnership with the Sacramento Native American Health Center (SNAHC) will develop and pilot an expanded version of the […]
April 14, 2022

Collaborating with compassion: A look back at Bennettsville

By Helia Zarkhosh, Communications and Marketing Coordinator II  As I prepared to join Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Community Programs Manager, on an Unchain Marlboro […]
April 8, 2022

Working with children on the spectrum: Autism Awareness Month

By Amelia Saris, Project Coordinator II April is #AutismAwarenessMonth and #AutismAcceptanceMonth! Do you know a child who is on the autism spectrum? Although every child is […]
April 6, 2022

Making Glynn County pet-friendly

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach And just like that, another domestic violence (DV) shelter in Georgia has become pet-friendly! Last month, a team […]

 
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 […]
June 16, 2021

A Cat with a Hat: Calleigh’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator When we’re asked about our pets, the temptation to describe every little detail that makes them special to […]
June 16, 2021

Sammy’s New Leash on Life

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Jenna has a special place in her heart for homeless dogs. She often goes out of her way […]
May 10, 2021

All Smiles for Leo

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Ginna could always see the potential in something that just needed a little TLC. She had successfully channeled […]
May 10, 2021

Harley’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator When Lisa lost her job in October, she turned to her sweet older Collie mix Harley for comfort […]
April 15, 2021

A Safe Escape for Lisa and Cooper

After escaping her abuser, Lisa* sought refuge at a domestic violence shelter with her son and their 29-pound poodle mix named Cooper* — only to be […]
April 13, 2021

Pirate’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Three years ago, Amy* left a violent relationship behind after her husband turned his abuse on their young […]
April 13, 2021

Winnie’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator For Skeeter (they/them/their), there is one form of therapy that has been the most rewarding in managing their […]
March 11, 2021

One in a million: A Happy Tail for George

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator “George is one in a million. My husband calls him his little buddy. I found [George] in 2009 […]