RedRover News



April 1, 2020

Six Animal-Themed E-Books for Your Virtual Library

Did you know April is School Library Month? With unexpected school closures, parents, librarians, and educators may be looking for quality humane-themed e-books to share with […]
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 18, 2020

RedRover’s Empathy Resources for At-Home Learning

We understand staying home with children due to the unexpected school closures presents unique challenges. RedRover Readers put together a list of free resources for parents […]
March 12, 2020

Meet Heidi: Writer, teacher and lifelong animal-advocate

Meet Heidi Colonna, featured in our March 2020 Teachers’ Humane Education Newsletter as our “Teacher Feature.” Heidi is a contributing writer for Kind News magazine and […]
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 […]
March 9, 2020

Garfield’s Happy Tail

When the handsome and aptly-named orange cat, Garfield, arrived at the veterinary hospital with a low temperature, he was in such extreme pain that he put […]
February 19, 2020

One lucky cat: O’Malley’s Happy Tail

Being a FurEver Friend to the animals is about so much more than your generous monthly donations – it’s about expressing your love and compassion for […]
January 28, 2020

Charlotte’s Happy Tail

In the past, when Anna was in good health, she volunteered hundreds of hours at her local animal shelter and adopted four cats. The last of […]

 
May 27, 2015

6 tips to plan for a pet emergency

by RedRover Relief Case Manager Laurel Meleski

As pet owners, we naturally want to care for our four-legged friends, but what happens when an unexpected illness or accident happens and the cost to care for your pet is more than you can afford?

April 22, 2015

Giving a horse a leg up

KC, an Appaloosa gelding and his caregiver, Amber, have been a team since before the start of the new millenium. Their bond was immediate, as soon as they met they were a great pair. As Amber says, “We just get each other. He's not just an animal, he's one of my best friends.

April 21, 2015

UPDATE: Guy the Shih Tzu

May 27, 2015

“Guy has been growing more and more frisky,” Sandi told us. “He is becoming a whirlwind of hopping, running and tail wagging. He has taught us that he knows how to fetch, loves tummy rubs and car rides. His stamina is still low so he naps often, but he is showing he is happy.” Thank you to all who rallied and supported Guy on his road to health!

 

April 21, 2015

April 15, 2015

Helping families stay whole with On-Call Angels

An interview with animal lovers like you: Josh and Melissa Levine

April 14, 2015

Preventive care is worth it

by Esperanza Zuniga, RedRover Relief Program Manager

April 14, 2015

Riding across America for animals

 

March 5, 2015

Laying the final brick – Domestic violence shelter prepares to open its doors to families with pets

Safe Embrace, a domestic violence shelter in Reno, was recently awarded a Safe Housing grant from RedRover. Thanks to your support, our Safe Housing grant enabled the Northern Nevada shelter to build the area’s first SAF-T (Sheltering Animals and Families Together) shelter for pets of domestic violence victims. The project is being led by their Executive Director, John Etchemendy.

March 3, 2015

Furry and fit | Keeping your pet at a healthy weight

by Rachel Hughes, RedRover Relief Case Manager

January 30, 2015

Take the pledge and win a prize!

Are you the type of pet lover who's in-the-know about healthy pet food, takes the dog on long walks and gives extra cuddles to feline friends? Do you share tips with other pet owners about all the best ways to keep their pets healthy, too? Then you should take the #IHeartMyPet pledge!