RedRover News



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 […]
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 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 […]

 
June 15, 2020

Caring for pets during COVID-19: Lucy’s Happy Tail

Howard was living in New York with his sweet 8-year-old Shiba Inu, Lucy, whom he described as his “heart and soul,” when the coronavirus pandemic hit. […]
June 11, 2020

Clear Skies Ahead: A Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator For Sadie, living with complex PTSD became a lighter load to bear when she welcomed a service dog […]
May 16, 2020

Tragedy to Triumph: Helping Pets During COVID-19

RedRover supporters are now helping to turn tragedy into triumph for families impacted by COVID-19. When Kim’s Aunt Patricia lost her husband of 46 years to […]
May 16, 2020

A Happy Tail for Aeneas

At RedRover, not only are we committed to keeping families together through crisis and giving animals a second chance at the happy, healthy lives they deserve, […]
April 24, 2020

Briscoe’s Happy Tail

Briscoe is so much more than a silly face. This three-year-old Victorian Bulldog is a service animal, fulfilling a vital need for his family. Briscoe’s special […]
April 14, 2020

Chloe: A COVID-19 Happy Tail

As we navigate the uncertainty created by COVID-19, our pets continue to be a source of comfort, joy and resilience, reminding us to live in the […]
March 20, 2020

Sheba’s Happy Tail

Not long after rescuing a sweet puppy from the local dump, Shae woke up to find the pup lying on the bedroom floor, lethargic and having […]
March 10, 2020

Expanding Hope for Domestic Violence Survivors and Pets

By Erin Bialecki, RedRover Director of Development For RedRover’s programs dedicated to helping pets in domestic violence, 2019 was the biggest year to date. Your support […]
March 10, 2020

Charlie’s Happy Tail

Written and imagined by Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator, based on the family’s grant application At RedRover, we believe that pets are family. If […]