Category: Blog

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Adding a Second Cat

Adding a Second Cat One of the most common questions we get at the shelter deals with adding a second cat to the family. We all hope that bringing a new cat home will...

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Socializing Your Puppy

Socializing Your Puppy Puppies are definitely fun and cute. Keeping up with them can be no easy task either. Keep in mind though, that it is a very important time in their development. Proper...

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House Training Your Puppy

House Training Your Puppy Bringing home a puppy can be really exciting! You’ll quickly learn that it can be exasperating too! Puppies are plenty of fun, but they require plenty of work too. Don’t...

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Learning to Speak Cat

Learn to Speak Cat Cats might not be able to talk, but they do communicate with us through their body language. It is important for us to learn what they are saying to keep...

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Learning to Speak Dog

Learn to Speak Dog Dogs don’t use words to speak to us, but they do communicate. Dogs use their body language to tell how their feeling, and what they want and need. It is...

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Fall Harvest Gala a Big Success!

The Fall Harvest Gala Raises Nearly $16,000 for Shelter Pets! Thanks go out to all who support the work of Great River Rescue October 22, 2019 By Brandon Mustful Last Friday night at the...

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Finding the Right Pet

Finding the Right Pet Anyone thinking about adopting a pet dreams of a perfect match with years of joy and happiness ahead. Making that reality happen requires careful thought and preparation though. At Great...

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Fall Harvest Gala

The Fall Harvest Gala A fundraising dinner for Great River Rescue Great River Rescue depends heavily on community support to continue to provide care for companion animals until a suitable home can be found....

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Shelter Assessment

Great River Rescue performs assessment of shelter operations. The Association of Shelter Veterinarians (ASV) compiled the comprehensive Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal Shelters to help any sheltering operation meet the physical, medical, and behavioral...

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How to Help Your Rescue Pet Get the Best Sleep

Bringing home a new rescue pet means bringing home a new best friend. You’ll want the best for them — including the best sleep. Fortunately, animals are generally naturally good sleepers and can sleep...