RedRover News

December 6, 2019

Giving Back: Three Cheers for Volunteers!

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator Kindness. Selfless acts. Pure intent. I think of these qualities when I think of volunteering.  I’ve found […]
December 4, 2019

A Humane Education Program for Kids and Animals

By Tara Lenehan, RedRover Education Coordinator Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the process through which children and adults understand and manage emotions, set and achieve […]
November 27, 2019

Video: Happy Pets, Thankful Families

Happy Thanksgiving! Thanks to your compassion, hundreds of animals received lifesaving care this year through our RedRover Relief grant program. Now, beloved pets like Oreo and […]
November 13, 2019

Bubba and Herman: You gave puppy mill rescues new life

“It has been so much work rehabilitating not one but two dogs from the same puppy mill bust. But it has been one of the most […]
November 5, 2019

Remembering the Camp Fire

Article first published in Winter 2019 Companion magazine When the Camp Fire first broke out in Butte County, California, about 90 miles from the RedRover office, […]
November 1, 2019

A Happy Tail for Buddy

Angi is a survivor. With patience, grace, and determination, she has overcome an abusive childhood, debilitating health issues and a difficult divorce, leaving her unable to […]
October 29, 2019

Halloween Safety for Pets

Spirit season is upon us! And while “trick or treat” night may be fun for us, it can be stressful or even dangerous for our animals […]
October 22, 2019

Infographic: How To Care For Your Aging Dog

Guest blog courtesy of Back on Track Just like us, our furry friends need special care as they get older. Genetics, nutrition, and environment all play […]
October 17, 2019

Building Shelter, Rebuilding Lives: Creating pet-friendly spaces for domestic violence survivors

By Katie Campbell, RedRover Outreach Manager We’re not in Kansas anymore! Earlier this month, we wrapped up our shelter build with’s Rescue Rebuild program in […]

July 16, 2014

Beacon of Hope aims to provide safe haven for pets and people from domestic violence

Beacon of Hope Center for Women, Inc., a domestic violence shelter in Indianapolis, Indiana, is committed to keeping families safe, including family members of furry nature.

Watch this video and see how this domestic violence shelter recognized the need for safe housing for pets, and found a way to help.

July 8, 2014

Powerful video makes the case for pets at domestic violence shelters

In less than five minutes, this powerful video will make you a believer in having pet housing at domestic violence shelters. You'll understand why we think it's so important to preserve the amazing bond between people and animals.

June 4, 2014

An angel waiting in the wings

Mary needed a miracle. Miss Kitty, her rescued cat, needed emergency care but Mary couldn’t afford the high cost of treatment. Mary was determined to find a way to save Miss Kitty. Luckily for her, an angel was waiting in the wings...

May 20, 2014

You inspire! Heather and Blue's story

When we reached out to you last month to help Reiki, a service dog who needed emergency surgery, we were overwhelmed by your generosity. Heather, a fellow supporter, was especially inspired by the way our RedRover community came together to help Reiki. You see, Heather has her own incredible rescue story, and she knows how much it means when the community rallies together to support a family in need.

May 20, 2014

Your support saved Clover from abuse!

After living in fear of abuse and violence for months, Andrea* said, “enough.” She was ready to escape her batterer, but only if she could bring her little terrier mix, Clover, with her.

May 16, 2014

New Hampshire Senate votes to include pets in domestic violence protection orders

Victory in New Hampshire! A state Senate panel has approved a measure that includes pets in domestic violence protective orders! New Hampshire is now the 27th state looking to include pets in protective orders for victims of domestic violence or stalking. Congratulations New Hampshire! We hope this will encourage more states to consider passing similar measures to protect pets and their families!

May 13, 2014

Happy Ending: Sarkozy

Do you remember ever being on a ramen noodle-and-pizza kind of budget? College students Katelyn and Katie do, but regardless of their tight budget, they’re determined to do anything to keep their cat, Sarkozy, happy and safe. Katelyn and Katie think of Sarkozy as more than just a pet – they consider her part of the family. “Sarkozy is my life, I love her so much and I hate seeing her in pain,” Katelyn told us.

May 2, 2014

Shocking PSA puts pets and domestic violence in the spotlight

As an organization working to bring animals from crisis to care, RedRover takes pride in celebrating the success of other groups working to help animals and people.

April 16, 2014

Fish friends mean comfort for family in domestic violence shelter

Christina is a domestic violence survivor. She suffered abuse in her home at the hands of her partner, fearing for her own life and the life of her five-year-old son, Damien.

When Christina made the difficult decision to escape her abuser, she knew she would need support to get her whole family out safely.