RedRover News



September 9, 2022

Animal Resources for California Wildfires

Our hearts are with all the people and animals impacted by the current wildfires. Here is a list of currently available animal emergency shelters and resources […]
August 15, 2022

Collaborating on the Navajo Nation

By Devon Krusko, Field Services and Community Programs Manager Our June 2022 deployment to the Navajo Nation came after months of learning, talking, and collaborating with […]
August 15, 2022

Partners in Love: Wolf’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator Tracy noticed right away when her family dog Wolf became lethargic, which was out of character for the handsome […]
August 15, 2022

Saying “yes” to survivors with pets

By Katie Campbell, Director of Collaboration and Outreach Sometimes it just takes saying “yes.” Yes to taking on something new and, in the process, you might […]
August 15, 2022

“A Present and a Gift”: Pharrah’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator “Pharrah was found in an old building under renovation as she tumbled out of a broken stairwell, apparently the […]
August 12, 2022

From Australia to Oregon: A pandemic Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator Clothes, books, passport…and Jenny. When Candice came to the United States from Australia, she made absolutely certain that […]
August 10, 2022

Collaborating for change in West Texas

By Devon Krusko, Field Services & Community Programs Manager I was immediately drawn to Karen Patterson, vice president of Fix West Texas, when we first met […]
August 10, 2022

Learning resilience through fostering kittens

By Tara Lenehan, RedRover Education Coordinator Before Alice and her family began fostering kittens through the Marlboro County Humane Society, in South Carolina, they fostered orphan […]
July 13, 2022

A Happy, Hoppy Hippo: Judge’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, Development and Engagement Coordinator When Erica became a single mother, she was grateful to have her handsome Pittie, Judge, by her side as […]

 
September 21, 2015

‘Surprise’ puppy gets to be a real puppy again!

Ellie Mae is an adorable beagle pup who was rescued from a very bad situation when she was only 10 weeks old. Her rescuers saw how she was being neglected and abused, and convinced the owners to give them Ellie Mae. They contacted their granddaughter, Danyelle, to see if she’d be willing to bring Ellie Mae into her home, and she said yes!

August 26, 2015

Preventing and preparing for common pet injuries

written by Laurel Meleski, RedRover Relief case manager

Unexpected illness or injuries can be a huge burden to pet owners, both financially and emotionally. Here are a few of the most common injuries and illnesses that our case managers see through the RedRover Relief program, and some things you can do to prepare for or prevent them.

August 24, 2015

Can we help these states create pet-friendly housing?

July 29, 2015

Upcoming events featuring RedRover's domestic violence programs

The “Link” Across the Lifespan: Animal Abuse’s Links to Child, Domestic & Elder Abuse

(workshop to be presented at The 41st NOVA (National Organization for Victim Assistance) Conference)

July 17, 2015

Early warning signs of illness in your pet

by Dr. James Young, Executive Director of The Chester Foundation and Laurel Meleski, RedRover Relief case manager

July 1, 2015

Savannah's new life on the ranch

In February 2014, Lisa and some volunteers from an animal rescue group in California finally captured Savannah, a one-year-old yellow Labrador, on the side of the road after a week-long search and rescue effort. Savannah had been hit by a car and her leg was badly injured.

June 18, 2015

Pet owners put at ease by RedRover Relief

You helped Junkyard the bulldog get his emergency sugery when he became very sick. Read what his mom Ashley had to say in her GreatNonprofits review:

June 17, 2015

Traveling to safety: Domestic violence survivor crosses the state to find shelter for her pets

When you support RedRover’s Safe Housing program, you help domestic violence victims like Elaine* grow from victims into survivors. She and her dogs are safe because people like you care about protecting pets and people from domestic violence.

May 27, 2015

Dog and family stick together through domestic violence

Gina’s dog, Cooper, meant everything to her children. One of Gina’s kids had been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, and Cooper had bonded closely with the sick child over the years. But the entire family suffered under the hands of their abuser, and Cooper was a victim of domestic violence, too. Gina knew it was time to escape, but she wouldn’t leave without Cooper.