RedRover News



August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: On-Call Angels program

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a RedRover Responders volunteer? Or what the difference is between a Safe Escape, Safe Housing, Urgent Care, […]
August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: RedRover Relief Domestic Violence Assistance

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a RedRover Responders volunteer? Or what the difference is between a Safe Escape, Safe Housing, Urgent Care, […]
August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: RedRover Readers

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a RedRover Responders volunteer? Or what the difference is between a Safe Escape, Safe Housing, Urgent Care, […]
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 […]

 
September 16, 2020

A Happy Tail for Lolly

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator How many times have you found yourself saying, “My pet saved my life”? Perhaps for you, like so […]
September 14, 2020

Paisley’s Hoppy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Just a short time after Maggie adopted her sweet bunny Paisley from a rescue organization, COVID-19 came to […]
September 11, 2020

Gozer’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator With two dogs, a cockatoo and her sweet cat Gozer, Melissa’s home was rich with love – and […]
August 24, 2020

Saving Penelope: RedRover staff goes above and beyond

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator In June I saw a Facebook post for a dog in need: URGENT! Needs a rescue or […]
August 24, 2020

Safe Escape Grants: Keeping families together (longer) during COVID

By Laurel Meleski, RedRover Program Coordinator II The Safe Escape grant program has helped families escape domestic violence with their pets since 2007. Since many domestic […]
August 24, 2020

Star’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Six years ago, Seira rescued a mama dog and her three puppies from an irresponsible backyard breeder who […]
July 15, 2020

Pepper’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator It’s hard not to have love for every sweet-faced pup we see walking down the street or scrolling […]
July 13, 2020

Cow Cat’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator If you and your best friend spend all your time together caring for each other, does it matter […]
July 8, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Resources for People and Pets

Resources for helping people and pets during the novel coronavirus pandemic.