Resources

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

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Best Friends Animal Society

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Great tips & advice for dogs & cats owners.

 

 

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Humane Society of the United States

Website
Great Resources for pet care tips

 

 

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ASPCA

Website
Great information to consider before adopting.

 

 

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Dog Food Reviews | Click Here
Cat Food Reviews | Click Here
Consumer reviews and comparisons of hundreds of brands of dog and cat food.

 


 

Local Vet Clinics/Spay-Neuter Resources

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Bemidji Animal Hospitals

Website
See a list of contact information for Bemidji area animal hospitals.

 

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Pet Fixers

Website
A spay/neuter assistance program for Northern Minnesota

 


 

Pet Behavior

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Animal Humane Society – Pet Behavior Library

Website
Tips for dealing with pet behavior issues.

 

 

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 Dr. Sophia Yin – The Art & Science of Animal Behavior

Website

Great information and illustrations about animal behavior topics.

 

 

 

 


 

Assistance to Pet Owners in Need

 

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Website

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.

 

 

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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.

 

 

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Pet Safe Housing Program

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A program to provide temporary housing for the pets of victims of domestic violence.

 

 

petsforpatriots Pets for Patriots

Help with Pet Veterinary Costs

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.

 


Adoption Resources

 

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Petfinder

Website
Find adoptable pets from all over the country.  Plus, you’ll find neat resources and tips for pet care.

 

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The Shelter Pet Project

Website
Learn about pet adoption, read adoption stories, and see great shelter pet ads.

 

 

Best Friends of Animals – Tips for Introducing your Pets

 

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.

 

 

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Pet Guardian Angels of America

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Contains web links to all the shelters and rescues in the state of Minnesota.

 

 

 

 

 

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Adopting a Shelter Dog – The Official Guide

Website

A quick and easy-to-read primer on must-know information for anyone adopting a new shelter pet.

 

 

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Assistance Dog Resources

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.

 

Rehab Recovery offers free advice and guidance for autistic people who suffer with an addiction to drugs or alcohol. Website: Rehab-Recovery.

 

 

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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.

View the Article Here

 

 


 

Other Resources for Pet Owners

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Reviews.com

Website
A comparison of different pet insurance companies.  Find links and useful information.

 

 

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The Ultimate Guide to Homeowners Insurance for Dog Owners

Website
Facts and tips about homeowners insurance for dog owners.

 

 

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Minnesota State Law Library

Website
Research a compilation of state laws regarding animal care and control.

 

 

 

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 Expertise.com

Website
Home safety guide for pet owners.  Great information and tips for keeping your pets safe at home.