RedRover News



November 10, 2020

Bear’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Between welcoming four foster children into their home and caring for two dogs of their own, D’Nae and […]
November 10, 2020

Bruzer’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Ten years ago, Tiffany was surviving day by day in an abusive relationship. On a visit to a […]
October 29, 2020

Embracing Change: DVAM 2020

By Katie Campbell, RedRover Outreach Manager As October comes to a close, so does another Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Like most of 2020, DVAM has […]
October 22, 2020

Animal Resources for Western U.S. Wildfires

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by the present wildfires. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources […]
October 15, 2020

Helping Animals – One Drawing at a Time

10 year-old Justin of Lapeer, MI wanted a Playstation 4. It was all he talked about, and he’d been saving his money for months. But Justin […]
October 9, 2020

Animal Resources for Hurricane Delta

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by Hurricane Delta in the Gulf Coast. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency […]
October 8, 2020

A touching reunion after wildfire heartbreak

By Laurel Meleski, RedRover Program Coordinator II & Facilities Manager Over the last few weeks, I’ve had multiple opportunities to offer hands-on assistance for animals impacted […]
October 7, 2020

You gave Chris & Bella Safe Escape

Our pets provide us with unconditional love, a sense of purpose, and often hope during the most difficult of times. That’s exactly what Bella,* a 2-year-old […]
October 6, 2020

Butte County Deployment: A look back

By Helia Zarkhosh, RedRover Communications Coordinator Three months ago, I moved cross-country to join the RedRover team as their new Communications Coordinator. Within my first month […]

 
October 23, 2017

A special gift for Leila the canine hero

You might remember the story of Leila, a courageous dog who stepped in to protect her owner’s friend from getting hurt. Thanks to your generous donations, […]
October 11, 2017

Hit the Road, Fido: Travel-Friendly Pet Apps

By Beth Kotz, Guest Blogger Part of the excitement of traveling is discovering new and extraordinary opportunities around every bend in the road – and sharing […]
August 15, 2017

VIDEO: Sweet thank you from Sage and Bert

Sage and Bert, RedRover Relief Urgent Care grant recipients, share their appreciation - in words and meows

Bert is home after a successful procedure made possible in part by RedRover. I cannot thank you enough for not only the financial assistance that helped afford Bert's operation, but also for all the work and effort the staff, volunteers, and supporters of RedRover do.

June 22, 2017

Three cheers for Jarvis the therapy dog!

When Jennifer decided to dedicate her career to helping disabled and elderly individuals, she wanted to adopt a dog that could join her when working with her clients. Jarvis, a former stray at her local shelter, ended up being her perfect match.

May 11, 2017

You were their saving grace

When a veterinary emergency threatened the incredible bond that Chloe, a nine-year-old Chihuahua/Pug mix, shared with her “mom,” Susan, your support of RedRover was their saving grace.

May 11, 2017

Lifesaving help for a veteran’s best friend

Brandon is a disabled veteran whose closest companion is his beloved Dalmatian, Baby Girl. Brandon and Baby Girl had been living in Colorado when he decided to move back to his hometown in Pennsylvania. He packed up all their belongings and headed out with a truck, a travel trailer and Baby Girl by his side. Everything was going well until the draft of a passing semi sent his trailer fishtailing down a Missouri highway. Unable to regain control, Brandon’s truck and trailer flipped and rolled four times before coming to a stop.

April 20, 2017

This dog is a hero – and now she needs our help

As you're reading this, Leila, a beautiful tan dog with soulful brown eyes, is recovering from surgery to treat life-threatening injuries she sustained by protecting a family friend from physical abuse.

April 11, 2017

Support the PAWS Act

The Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act will not only allow victims to recover costs of veterinary care, it prohibits abusers from crossing state lines to harm pets, and it creates federal funding to provide emergency shelter to victims’ pets.

April 6, 2017

Top 3 Preventable Pet Illnesses and Injuries

written by Laurel Meleski, RedRover Program Coordinator II