Animal Control

A dog at the North Chicago Animal Control Shelter. (CBS)

County Official Critical Of Animal Control Department

With county budget hearings about to get under way, Cook County Commissioner John Fritchey has some questions about the Department of Animal and Rabies Control.


Animal Care and Control Facility. (Credit: CBS)

Animal Control Worker Seriously Injured In Pit Bull Attack

An animal control worker was seriously injured after being mauled by a pit bull Monday morning, according to Chicago Fire Media.


A dog at the North Chicago Animal Control Shelter. (CBS)

North Chicago Animal Shelter Under Fire

Some city officials disagree that stray animals are being neglected at North Chicago’s animal pound, which is staffed by a lone employee.


Volunteer Stephanie Bekker takes one of her friends outside. (CBS)

Someone You Should Know: Animal Shelter Volunteer

Stephanie Bekker spends six days a week helping to socialize dogs at the city’s animal shelter, in hopes they can be adopted. CBS 2’s Harry Porterfield reports.


Dog Prints

Dangerous Dog Put Down After Mistakes, Another Bite

Officials in Kendall County say Moose the dog will not hurt anyone else ever again.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2011

This little coyote was captured Wednesday at a Goose Island car dealership and will eventually be released into the wild. (Sun-Times Media Wire)

Baby Coyote Found Hiding At Car Dealership

A baby coyote with apparent expensive taste was rescued Wednesday morning after it was it was found hiding underneath a car at a parking structure for a Goose Island Mercedes-Benz service center.


One of two animal clinics operated by Joseph Luka have been shut down by the city. (CBS)

City Shuts Down 2 Animal Hospitals

Chicago’s animal care and control agency suspends the licenses of Joseph Luka’s Chicago animal clinics, citing code violations.

CBS 2–02/18/2011