Best of La Crosse County 2017: Home & Pets

Let’s hear it for all our winners, and the fine work they do!

Free Activity

  1. Moon Tunesfree concerts at Riverside Park – 34.0%
  2. Hiking & Biking Hixon Forest and the La Crosse Marsh Trails – 20.8%
  3. Grandad Bluff  – 14.5%

Place to Work

  1. Kwik Trip – 24.8%
  2. Gundersen Health System – 20.8%
  3. Mayo Clinic Health System – 11.9%

University Professor/ Instructor

  1. Mike Behan, Viterbo – 21.6%
  2. Kelly Nowicki, UW-La Crosse – 20.6%
  3. Lisa Caya, UW-La Crosse – 18.5%

Teacher (K-12)

  1. (TIE) Jennifer Voigt, Central High  – 14.69%    &   Cami Pietrek, Onalaska  – 14.69%
  2. Abyy Ryan, Emerson Elementary – 13.7%

Public Servant

  1. Tom Thibodeau, Viterbo – 38.0%
  2. Mayo Tim Kabat, City of La Crosse  – 30.1%
  3. Mario Youakim, BBBB – 18.8%

University / Higher Instruction Institutuion

  1. UW-La Crosse – 53.8%
  2. Viterbo – 22.4%
  3.  Western Technical College – 21.1%

Garden Center

  1. La Crosse Floral – 17.8%
  2. Christen Farm Nursery – 16.5%
  3. Bittersweet Flower Market – 15.6%

Pet Store

  1. Petsmart – 32.1%
  2. Pet Me Scratch Me – 23.8%
  3. Wags & Whiskers – 22.1%

Dog Park

  1. Van Riper Park (Onalaska) – 50.9%
  2. Houska Park – 48.2%
  3. Other – 1.0%

Dog Training

  1. Coulee Region Humane Society – 40.7%
  2. Fun Fur Pets – 28.5%
  3. Doggie Business – 13.9%

Dog Boarding & Pampering

  1. Pet Me Scratch Me – 25.8%
  2. Fun Fur Pets – 22.0%
  3. Diggity Dog Daycare – 16.9%

Veterinarians

  1. Dr. Tom Thompson, Thompson Animal Medical Center – 19.9%
  2. Dr. Emily Houge, Hillside Animal Hospital – 17.7%
  3. Dr. Doug Kratt, Central Animal Hospital – 16.2%

Best of 2017

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