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How to Keep Pets Safe in Hot Weather

Monday, June 4th, 2018 in Tips

As the days get longer and the temperatures warm up, most of us spend a considerable amount of time outside. And, often, our pets are with us for all of the fun. In order to keep them safe this summer, here are some things to consider: Hydration: Just like us, our pets need to stay well-hydrated…

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Lost Dog? Not Here

Thursday, May 10th, 2018 in News

Within a few minutes of opening Facebook, you are sure to find a lost dog post, or two. Why do dogs leave their home, the place that holds all the food, love and belly rubs that they could possibly want? There are a few reasons that dogs get lost. Adventure- Your dog’s curiosity will get the…

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Interview With Lucky 7 Dog Rescue

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 in News

Maddy’s journey into dog rescue started when she took a job at an animal shelter during college because she missed her dogs back home. And surprisingly enough, she found that she felt completely at home. So when she came across a Rottweiler that was deemed unadoptable and marked to be euthanized, she refused to believe…

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Ten Things You Can Do to Keep your Cat Healthy

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 in Tips

Any cat family knows that your fuzzy fur ball is loved just like a child. The best way to show your kitty how much you care is by keeping them healthy and well. Here are the ten most important things you can do to keep your feline friend purring: Healthy diet You may be surprised to find…

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Ten Things to Look for in a Dog Boarder

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018 in Tips

Do you have a big vacation coming up? Or maybe just a weekend getaway planned? Sometimes, it’s not ideal to bring your canine companion along for the trek. And there may not be a family member close by to take your pet in. If you’re considering a boarding facility for your pet, there are several…

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Pet Proof Your Home During The Holidays

Saturday, November 25th, 2017 in News

Families are hustling and bustling to get ready for their holiday celebrations.  As you are moving about the house decorating and preparing scrumptious meals, what is your pet doing?   Make a point this holiday season to incorporate a few pet-friendly practices into your routine.   READ MORE

10 Facts about Assistance Dogs

Sunday, August 6th, 2017 in Tips

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the federal law that guarantees the right for a disabled person to have access to public places for their dogs. State laws may broaden the rights guaranteed under the ADA but they may not restrict the rights. For Wisconsin state laws There are three types of Assistance Dogs: Guide, hearing, and…

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The Solar Eclipse – Will it affect our pets?

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017 in News

On August 21, 2017 a total solar eclipse will take place and viewable in the continental US if weather permits. Although there have been many types of eclipses viewable to us, this eclipse is rare. Why? It will traverse across the entire country coast to coast. Only one other time has this happened in 150…

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Introducing Plato Pet Treats, now available in the Golrusk Boutique

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 in News

Plato Farmers Market Real Strips Chicken & Vegetables recipe are grain-free with NO added sugars, artificial preservatives, by-products, artificial colors, protein-meals, soy, wheat, corn, fillers, and freeze-drying. These single-source novel protein treats are slow roasted in our very own US Facility- especially good for dogs with skin issues, allergies, and food sensitivities. Real Strips duck, chicken, and salmon…

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Why shaving is not good for double coated dogs.

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 in Tips

Double coated dogs have a longer top layer designed to shed water, snow, and ice.  The bottom layer is soft and fuzzy.  It is designed to keep the dog warm.  In the warmer weather, the dog will shed most of the bottom layer.  The top layer stays in place to insulate the dog from the heat and to prevent sunburn. As the…

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