Great River Rescue

Great River Rescue is a 501 (c)(3) private nonprofit organization founded in 1977. We are a no-kill animal shelter which rescues stray and unwanted companion animals. We provide quality care for those animals until a suitable home can be found. All animals are spayed/neutered prior to adoption. Our goal is to reduce pet overpopulation and thereby end needless euthanasia. Our mission is to serve the best interest of the animals we strive to protect.

Bemidji, MN,56601
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Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: (218) 751-7910



Domestic Short Hair | Redby, MN

AdultMaleMediumBrown Tabby






Meet Barnabas

Barnabas is a gentleman looking to give his affections to a lucky family. He always has something to say and is very affectionate. He is one of our cats who was a local stray that is healing from frostbite, but he does not let that get him down! Barnabas is still a charming man with so much love to put out into the world!Visit to learn more about our adoption services.

Adoption Process
Dogs cost $175 and cats $75. Potential adopters must first apply to adopt a pet. There are no same day adoptions allowed unless someone travels from a great distance. If approved, the adopter signs an adoption contract and pays the adoption fee. Renters must provide proof from the landlord that they are allowed to have a pet.

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