Do you have pets at home?
Are you thinking about getting a pet for the first time?
Do you want to be the best parent to your pets that you can be? Check out these links to some great animal resources!
Pet Care Tips for Pet Owners and Foster Providers
Great tips & advice for dogs & cats owners.
Great Resources for pet care tips
Great information to consider before adopting.
Foster Care Flash Classes
Maddie’s Fund has put together some awesome online classes to help foster care providers with some of the things they deal with on a regular basis. Whether your are fostering for GRR, another organization, or just want to learn, please check out these valuable resources.
Dog training and dog bite prevention resources. Great for new dog owners looking for dog training tips!
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Local Vet Clinics/Spay-Neuter Resources
See a list of contact information for Bemidji area animal hospitals.
A spay/neuter assistance program for Northern Minnesota
Animal Humane Society – Pet Behavior Library
Tips for dealing with pet behavior issues.
Dr. Sophia Yin – The Art & Science of Animal Behavior
Great information and illustrations about animal behavior topics.
Assistance to Pet Owners in Need
A listing of organization’s and programs that may provide financial assistance to pet owners in need. Please note that all of the organization’s listed are independent of Great River Rescue. Great River Rescue has no authority over their policies and procedures.
A collection of more veterinary assistance resources on the Animal Humane Society website. Please note that all of the organization’s listed are independent of Great River Rescue. Great River Rescue has no authority over their policies and procedures.
Pet Safe Housing Program
A program to provide temporary housing for the pets of victims of domestic violence.
A list of national resources available for qualifying pet owners. Please note that all of the organization’s listed are independent of Great River Rescue. Great River Rescue has no authority over their policies and procedures.
Find adoptable pets from all over the country. Plus, you’ll find neat resources and tips for pet care.
Learn about pet adoption, read adoption stories, and see great shelter pet ads.
Tips for Introducing Cats | Click Here
Tips for Introducing Dogs | Click Here
Tips for Introducing your Dog and Cat to each other | Click Here
Great tips and information about introducing your new pets to the pets you already have at home.
Pet Guardian Angels of America
Contains web links to all the shelters and rescues in the state of Minnesota.
A list of resources to help you learn more about service dogs and connect you with organizations that may be able to help you and your family find a service dog that is right for you.
Pet Proofing- Keeping your home and yard safe for dogs and cats. Check out this article to keep all your furry companions safe and secure.
The Budget Friendly Guide to Caring for your Pet
Everything you’ll need to know before making the financial commitment to adopting a pet.
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Assisted Living for Seniors with Pets
Things that Seniors need to think about if they are to own a pet while living in an assisted living facility.
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Other Resources for Pet Owners
A comparison of different pet insurance companies. Find links and useful information.
The Ultimate Guide to Homeowners Insurance for Dog Owners
Facts and tips about homeowners insurance for dog owners.
Minnesota State Law Library
Research a compilation of state laws regarding animal care and control.
Home safety guide for pet owners. Great information and tips for keeping your pets safe at home.
Create a Pet-Friendly Office Policy: What you need to know
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