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Great River Rescue announces Pet Fixers clinic schedule

Great River Rescue will host low-cost spay and neuter clinics through its Pet Fixers program this year.

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BEMIDJI — Great River Rescue will host low-cost spay and neuter clinics through its Pet Fixers program this year.

Qualified pet owners and caretakers can get their pets spayed or neutered and receive other low-cost preventative care services at an upcoming weekend clinic, a release said.

Clinics are typically held once per month at Great River Rescue, 1612 Carr Lake Road SE. Dates for this year's clinics are:

  • April 2 and 3
  • May 14 and 15
  • June 4 and 5
  • July 9 and 10
  • Aug. 6 and 7
  • Sept. 10 and 11
  • Oct. 1 and 2
  • Nov. 5 and 6

Registration for each clinic opens on the first of the month prior to the scheduled clinic. Income qualifications along with all available services and prices can be found on the Pet Fixers page of the Great River Rescue website .

A $20 deposit per animal is required at the time of registration to secure a spot. Those unable to access the website can call (218) 760-1307 to get help with registration.

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Approximately 60 to 70 pets are spayed/neutered at each weekend clinic. Since obtaining the Pet Fixers program in 2020, 1,425 dogs and cats have been spayed/neutered. Additionally, thousands of preventative care vaccinations and other treatments have been given, the release said.

Any business or individual interested in sponsoring 2022 clinics should contact Brandon at director@greatriverrescue.com .

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