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How to Train Your Puppy

The Complete Guide to Training Your Puppy Adopting a puppy is a lot of fun, and brings joy to all of us. They can also be a lot of work! And soon after adoption...


Winter Weather Pet Safety Tips

Winter Weather Pet Safety Tips Winter can be long, cold, and dangerous for our pets. It is important to remember that if you are cold when your outside, your pet probably is too. Please...


Understanding Heartworm

Understanding Heartworm Our pets depend on us to keep them safe and healthy. One of the most serious illnesses that can harm our pets, but is also preventable is heartworm. Please use the following...


Pet Loss & Grief Support

Pet Loss & Grief Support The loss of a pet is something that any pet owner eventually has to go through. No matter what, it is a difficult and painful experience. A beloved pet...



Trap/Neuter/Return Trap/Neuter/Return is the most effective and humane way to manage feral cat populations. Yet, many people still don’t understand it and even consider it inappropriate. Although Great River Rescue does not currently offer...

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