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The new and improved Bark Park

The new Bark Park opened June 13 with a ribbon cutting ceremony and treats for owners and pets.

Shannan Lojeski, Assistant News Editor

September 18, 2018

   City of Whitewater officials and community members marked the June 13 opening of the new “Bark Park” with the slice of a ribbon.    Bark Park, located on the corner of Jefferson Street and Starin Road, was previously home to Industrial Park. At the new-and-improved park, community members can bring their p...

Collegiate pets

Ginger, an orange cat known as the Touched By A Paw mascot – as she’s been there for 16 years – purrs as she sits on a scratching post.
Vesna Brajkovic photo/ BrajkoviVA04@uww.edu

January 21, 2015

The advantages and disadvantages of owning pets while attending college. Jan. 21, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic Pets are huge part of the American culture, so much so that a family just doesn’t seem complete without a furry friend in tow. But how does pet ownership translate into the college...

That’s what (S)HE said…

October 17, 2012

        Is owning a pet in college worth the extra expenses and responsibilities?   SHE SAID Commentary by Carley Rymkus Coming from someone who has four cats and is a general animal lover, I don’t think there is ever a wrong time to own an animal. Anyone who has ever owned or...

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