My Wisconsin Backyard will give you the opportunity to discover all of the amazing outdoor activities and some delicious recipes from right here in Wisconsin.

Country Vet

Inspired after reading the book All Creatures Great and Small, Lindley Reilly decided to become one of Wisconsin’s few female country veterinarians. She encourages others to do the same and tells us what it takes.

Large animal veterinarians play an important role in protecting the health of both people and animals by keeping food animals healthy, and therefore, helping to keep our food supply safe. The veterinarians who spend a lot of their time on farms may treat various species, such as cows, pigs, sheep, and goats.

Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair basketball is a sport that can be played by anyone both inside and out. We check out a Wisconsin Adaptive Sports Association practice to find out more.

“We improve the quality of life for individuals with physical or sensory disabilities through the power of adaptive sport, recreation, fitness and education.”