Category: News


Quarterly Newsletter now available online!

Four times per year Great River Rescue sends out a newsletter to its members, donors, and adopters.  This newsletter is now available in electronic format.  Moving to this electronic format will allow the Humane...


New Website Designed by Great River Design

Welcome to Great River Rescue’s new website designed by Kevin Johnson of Great River Design.  Thank you Kevin for creating this cleaner, more user friendly site.  We hope everyone out there likes it!  Please...


July 23, 2014

The Banfield Charitable Trust Renews Vet Assistance Program Grant The Banfield Charitable Trust has awarded Great River Rescue with another $2,500 grant for a veterinary assistance program. The goal of the program is to...


Summer Cat Adoption Special

$20 Adoption Fee on all cats 1 year and up that have been at the shelter 90 days or more! July 22-August 30


April 9, 2014

Humane Society Awarded Neilson Foundation Grant Great River Rescue has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the George W. Neilson Foundation of Bemidji. Funds from the grant will be used for a variety of...


February 25, 2014

Shelter to Implement Mod Squad Great River Rescue has teamed up with the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha, Wisconsin to begin a Mod Squad program. The Mod Squad is an innovative, volunteer-driven dog...

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