RedRover News

August 14, 2019

A Happy Tail for a Horse Called Seven

Jessie and her family consider themselves equine rescuers, and it was with great compassion and optimism that they rescued Tag #748 from the feedlot. Now named […]
July 29, 2019

Care without limits

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator Rochelle arrived in the middle of the night, eager to receive veterinary service for her three cats. […]
July 29, 2019

Honoring librarians who build connection

By Tara Lenehan, Education Coordinator If you’ve ever spent time with librarians – also known as Library Media Specialists – or benefited from their knowledge and […]
July 26, 2019

Baker’s Happy Tail

Desiree’s daughter found little Baker on the street and saved her from getting hit by a car. Their family had two dogs already, but she brought […]
July 17, 2019

Charlotte’s Happy Tail

The moment Virginia met Charlotte, “a little lab whose muzzle is dabbled with light gray,” she knew that despite having a full house of her own […]
July 17, 2019

Animals Deserve Better: On the ground in Killeen, Texas

By Devon Krusko, RedRover Field Services and Outreach Coordinator As a transplant from Northern Vermont to Sacramento, I’ve quickly learned what a “dry heat” is. My […]
July 11, 2019

Flood disaster tips

Spread the word about animal disaster preparedness by downloading and sharing our free PDFs.

July 9, 2019

Happy Tails Tours: How Traveling With Your Dog Can Deepen Your Bond

Guest Blog by David Blank, Happy Tails Tours Do you feel guilty leaving your dog behind when you go on vacation? Or do you sacrifice travel […]
June 28, 2019

Making connections with RedRover Responders

By Judy Marihaizy, RedRover Responders Team Leader I became a RedRover Responders volunteer in 2006 but didn’t have the opportunity to go on my first deployment […]

December 6, 2013

Happy Ending: Raven

After learning from a co-worker that a puppy in her neighborhood was being abused and neglected, Jordan, a long-time animal lover, stepped up and offered to rescue the three-month-old Labrador mix puppy. She named her Raven, and knowing she needed medical attention, Jordan immediately took little Raven to a veterinarian for a check-up.

November 22, 2013

VIDEO: Thank you for helping Gargamel!

Remember Gargamel, the American Bulldog who needed our help?

Look at him now!  Thanks to your support, Gargamel got the help he needed to recover and become a happy, healthy boy.

Read Gargamel's full story

November 19, 2013

Oreo’s sweet tooth got him into trouble

Kimberly always knew that Oreo had a sweet tooth, and not just for sugary cookies. To Kimberly’s dismay, Oreo was the kind of cat who would occasionally get himself into trouble eating random bits of anything, including rubber bands, elastic ties and even tape.

November 15, 2013

Is your cat getting enough water?

By Nicole Forsyth, RedRover President and CEO

Did you know if you have a male cat, he is at particularly high risk for developing a urethral obstruction sometime in his life, and that this condition can be fatal in three to six days if untreated?

November 15, 2013

Even service dogs need help, too

Sarge is a service dog who provides emotional and physical support to Joshua, a disabled veteran who served in Afghanistan.  When an accident left Sarge’s tail badly injured and in need of surgery, Sarge was now the one in need of support. 

November 12, 2013

Gargamel needs your help

Gargamel, a two-year-old American bulldog, is one of several dogs who were recently rescued from an unlicensed kennel in Placerville, California. Gargamel had been living in unsanitary conditions for several months. He weighed only 65 pounds, half the weight for a healthy dog his age.

October 21, 2013

Shining a light for Sarah

September 27, 2013

Randon's rescue

Danya and Brent are known in their community as the “animal rescue folks,” so it was no surprise when a neighbor asked them to take in a tiny kitten who needed their help.

Unfortunately, the kitten (who they named “Randon”) had been attacked by another animal and sustained very serious injuries. Randon initially received stitches and had a broken leg repaired, but there were complications with Randon's wounds and an emergency amputation was needed.

September 16, 2013

Cayley is recovering thanks to you


Thanks to your donations, Cayley, the dog with severe motor oil burns, is receiving the ongoing care she needs. Her burn wounds are healing nicely and she is recovering well in her foster home.