Who We Are Badgerland Animal Reading and Comfort Companions (B.A.R.C.C.) is an all-volunteer, 501c3 non-profit organization formed in early 2010. Our mission is to enrich the lives of people of all ages through the use of Delta Society® Pet Partner teams and Reading Education Assistance Dogs® (R.E.A.D.®). Based in Dodge County, our teams serve a…

My guinea pig is acting weird – he looks like he is having a seizure! What is happening? Is he epileptic? Guinea pigs are great pets and I highly recommend them; however, do your research before acquiring one. I also recommend adopting a guinea pig rather than purchasing one from a pet store. Visit the…

Mounds would like to recognize Elliot Klein as our August Employee of the month. Elliot is a Sales Associate at our Mounds Fitchburg location. He is described by fellow employees as honorable, caring and reliable. Elliot always treats customers with patience and respect: He truly enjoys helping them find the right product for their needs!…

How much does that dog weigh? Is that a white Newfoundland? These are two of the questions frequently asked when Great Pyrenees Rescue of Wisconsin comes to one of the Mounds stores. Great Pyrenees were originally bred to guard the sheep herds (and the herding dogs) in the Pyrenees Mountains between France and Spain. They…

Yes, pets can get sunburn. Sunburn, is caused by damage to skin cells by ultraviolet (UV) radiation. UV radiation is part of the electromagnetic (light) spectrum that reaches the earth from the sun. It has wavelengths shorter than visible sunlight, making it invisible to the naked eye. Exposure to UV radiation can even occur on…

Mounds would like to congratulate Marie Van Acker as our June/July employee of the month. Marie is a Lead Sales Associate at our Mounds Middleton Location. She is described by her fellow employees as conscientious, organized, efficient, cheerful and knowledgeable. Marie is always eager to learn and help out when ever needed, especially when illnesses…