RedRover News

December 8, 2021

Monkee Business: Monkee’s Happy Tail

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator For many of us, a house is not a home without a pet – and for Jenny and […]
December 8, 2021

2021 Year in Review

This year brought no shortage of challenges – but thanks to our supporters, we were able to provide lifesaving care to thousands of pets and families […]
November 10, 2021

A “hometown hero” promotes empathy for animals

Our Education Coordinator, Tara Lenehan, spoke with RedRover Readers volunteer Angie Sagliani to learn more about how she’s using the curriculum in her community. Angie works […]
November 8, 2021

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2021 Recap

Every October we honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), and this year we were busier than ever raising awareness about our programs and the need for […]
November 8, 2021

A happy boost for Peanut the boxer

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator In Debra’s home, no birthday can pass without a celebration. Her cat Louie and two dogs, Peanut and […]
November 8, 2021

A Snowy surprise

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator “Snow was a cat we saw roaming around our neighborhood. Very friendly but skittish. I love pets, always […]
October 12, 2021

Three Animal-Themed Books to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

One way to honor National Hispanic Heritage Month is by reading animal-themed books by Hispanic American authors with your children or students! Each of the three […]
October 12, 2021

Cleo the Protector

By Savannah Verdon, RedRover Development and Engagement Coordinator One of five dogs in the family, Miss Cleo the Pitbull had a special place in Jennifer’s heart: […]
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 […]

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.