RedRover News



October 12, 2021

Spreading kindness in Houston: One sponsor’s story

Citizens for Animal Protection is a pretty unique place. A nonprofit organization serving the Houston, Texas, area since 1972, they promote respect and compassion for animals […]
October 4, 2021

In the Spirit of Empathy: Supporting the human-animal bond through crises

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Few among us can say they escaped the myriad effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Indeed, we have all […]
September 16, 2021

The best possible ending for Monument Fire pets: Stories from the ground

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager Descending into Sacramento, California, the smoke was noticeable. It seeped into the airplane cabin, and passengers began […]
September 13, 2021

Sheb’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Jesse entered her local animal shelter in 2019 as a single woman, and left as a mother of […]
September 13, 2021

Doing my part: Helping animals impacted by wildfires

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach A co-worker checked in with me following the recent Caldor Fire deployment to see how I was doing. […]
September 13, 2021

Huge strides in Safe Housing

Our Safe Housing grant program helps domestic violence shelters create pet housing options to allow pets and people to escape abuse together. And wow, has this […]
September 13, 2021

A Second Chance for China

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator An avid dog lover, Andrea had endless stories to tell about the strays and rescue pups she had […]
August 26, 2021

RedRover Responders Online Volunteer Training

August 11, 2021

Informational Zoom Series: More Ways to Give

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a RedRover Responders volunteer? Or what the difference is between a Safe Escape, Safe Housing, Urgent Care, […]

 
December 10, 2020

Gretchen’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator “Anyone looking at Gretchen would say she’s on her last legs. Her back legs are lame, she’s in […]
December 9, 2020

Collaboration During Crisis: Safe Housing in South Carolina

In many jobs, you interact with folks that you’ll never meet, and some that you may never even speak to again. Social relationships gained from work […]
November 11, 2020

DVAM 2020 Canada

November is Canada’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and with support from the Animal and Interpersonal Abuse Research Group at the University of Windsor, the Canadian Social […]
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 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

A Happy Tail for Adora

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator As a busy Ph.D. student, Molly already had her hands full with her cat Bill, a handsome three-year-old […]
October 2, 2020

Why I Support the Purple Leash Project: A domestic violence survivor’s story

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. In partnership with Purina, RedRover’s Purple Leash Project is working to help people and pets escape abuse together. Here is […]