You want the best for your tank, but you are busy. We get it!
Have questions? Give us a call at 605-274-9963.
YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD PET EXPERTS
Woofs & Waves is a locally-owned pet store owned by Mark & Nicole Olesen.
With over 60 years of combined experience in the pet industry, our knowledgeable staff will do more than just help you find the best products. We're here to support a healthy relationship for you and your pets.
Mark & Nicole met while working in the pet retail industry over 20 years ago.
Mark has a true passion for everything fish! His favorite thing to do is set up new aquariums and help people grow their passion for the aquarium hobby. Mark also has a soft spot for senior citizen dogs & cats.
Nicole has a passion for helping people and pets! She loves getting to know her customers and their pets and LOVES to see dogs come in the store so she can spoil them like crazy!
Nicole & Mark
MEET OUR FULL TIME TEAM MEMBERS
Ginger is your #1 go to person for anything that has to do with pet nutrition or health. She is a certified dog food nutritionist by the Natura Company.
Ginger is the research queen! She researches, tests and/or reviews each and every product before it comes into our store to be sure she knows everything there is to know about all of our products!
If there is something you need, Ginger will find it for you!
Christine is super passionate about getting to know our customers and exactly what they want! It is not uncommon for you to walk into our store and Christine will know exactly what pet food you usually get and what treats your dog likes the most!
Christine also is very passionate about puppies! She loves to help families get ready for their new puppy and loves teaching customers how to guide their puppy into a well-behaved dog!
Austin LOVES fish! It's his specialty and he really enjoys sharing the hobby with others. He is a great source of information and can help with all of your aquarium needs. He enjoys learning about YOUR tanks, too!
Not only does Austin love fish, he also loves his dogs. Austin does a great deal of training and is a great resource for anyone having any behavior issues as well.