RedRover News



April 6, 2022

A Happy Tail for Pipe

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator Nearly 10 years ago, Elizabeth returned from living abroad in Nicaragua with a little stowaway. Pipe had big brown […]
April 6, 2022

Open hearts in animal welfare

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager My career in animal welfare began with a job in private practice veterinary medicine. I quickly learned […]
April 6, 2022

Supporting Survivors: RedRover’s Domestic Violence Assistance Programs

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach Since its inception in 2012, RedRover’s Safe Housing grant program has focused on creating pet-friendly spaces at domestic […]
April 6, 2022

Bogart’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator An actress and model herself, Sandra had worked hard to build her own model management firm. But with the […]
March 8, 2022

In the Fold of Love: Maggie Mae’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator With her squishy face and impossibly floppy pink tongue, Maggie Mae the English Bulldog was a sight to behold […]
March 8, 2022

Squeaks of Joy: A Cat’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Despite her own financial troubles, Angela couldn’t say no when her brother asked if she would be willing […]
February 11, 2022

From Texas to Maryland: Rescued dogs get a second chance

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager The rural property in Smith County, Texas, was well-hidden behind fences and gates – but the noise […]
February 11, 2022

Creating safe spaces for animal survivors in Oklahoma

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach Our time in Oklahoma was a breeze! Quite literally. Last month, our hardworking team of RedRover Responders volunteers […]
February 7, 2022

Stitch’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator After Miranda’s father passed away, she hit a low point unlike any other she’d suffered since being diagnosed […]

 
August 11, 2021

Reunited: How Carrie and Penelope found their way home

According to a recent survey by the Urban Resource Institute (URI) and the National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline), 72% of domestic violence survivors are not aware […]
August 11, 2021

Three Paws and Three Cheers for Zowie

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Who rescued whom? It’s a cliché we see on bumper stickers and social media posts alike, but for […]
August 4, 2021

My service dog, my hero: Cinnamon’s Happy Tail

By Lisa, RedRover Relief Urgent Care grant recipient In October of 2020, I adopted a dog named Cinnamon from a rescue organization. I was told that […]
July 14, 2021

Making a difference for survivors

Since 2007, RedRover has awarded over a million dollars in grants to help care for and shelter animals displaced by family violence. Through our Safe Housing […]
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

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 […]
June 16, 2021

A Cat with a Hat: Calleigh’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator When we’re asked about our pets, the temptation to describe every little detail that makes them special to […]
June 16, 2021

Sammy’s New Leash on Life

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Jenna has a special place in her heart for homeless dogs. She often goes out of her way […]
June 16, 2021

Collaborating for Good

By Nicole Forsyth, RedRover President and CEO When I visited Safe Voices – the first pet-friendly domestic violence shelter in the state of Maine – it […]