Category: News

Registration Now Open for 2020 Clinics

Registration Now Open for 2020 Spay/Neuter Clinics Great River Rescue has announced that qualified low-income pet owners and caretakers of feral cats can now register for low-cost spay/neuter clinics. There are currently eight clinics scheduled for 2020 with the first being April 4 & 5, 2020. Services offered include spay/neuter surgeries of dogs and cats, core vaccinations, blood tests,…

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Great River Rescue to Acquire Pet Fixers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – PET FIXERS SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM TO BE ACQUIRED BY GREAT RIVER RESCUE BEMIDJI, DECEMBER 2, 2019 – Pet Fixers, a nonprofit spay/neuter assistance program, has announced that the organization will be turned over to Great River Rescue. The two organizations are currently in the process of transferring equipment, technical knowledge, and all other assets including the…

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How do we use donations?

2017 Autoclave

Where does the money go? 2017 was a year of huge change when we decided to become our own surgery unit.​We couldn’t have done it without a tremendous amount of help from a lot of people and organizations.Read all about our major transition >>> The average cost to subsidize a single weekend clinic serving 70 animals is $1500. This…

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Becoming Our Own Medical Service 2017

Wanda, the surgical RV

Meet Wanda, the 31′ modified trailer! In 2017 we started down the path to becoming our own medical service.  We started by purchasing “Wanda”, a 31′ trailer which had been modified for spay neuter services. ​Then began the task of raising funds to purchase 60+ surgery packs, 2 more anesthesia machines, autoclaves, towels, sewing surgery wraps, surgery drapes, gowns,…

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2019 Clinics

Cat in a Carrier

June 1 Saturday, 2 Sunday July 13 Saturday, 14 Sunday August 3 Saturday, 4 Sunday September 14 Saturday, 15 Sunday October 5 Saturday, 6 Sunday November 2 Saturday, 3 Sunday We’ll keep you updated on Facebook and here plus the Calendar page if anything changes. Want to help out? We’re looking for a few good volunteers who will be…

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