Police: Abandoned Puppy Rescued After Being Found Inside Duct-Taped Pillowcase In WoodstockWoodstock police are investigating a case of animal cruelty after a puppy was found abandoned and placed inside a duct-taped pillowcase last week.
Man Charged With Killing DogA Near West Side man killed a dog earlier this month by repeatedly picking the animal up by its legs and dropping it on its head, according to Chicago Police.
Pet Snakes, Geckos Found Living In 'Horrifying' Conditions In Winnetka Home
Cat Doused In Boiling Water Responding Well At North Side ShelterA cat that had boiling water poured on it two weeks ago by a South Side man is responding well to treatment and “eating like a champ,” according to the North Side shelter where he is recovering.
Man Charged With Pouring Boiling Water On Cat, Posting VideoA Greater Grand Crossing man was charged with animal cruelty after he allegedly poured boiling water onto a cat and posted a video of the incident to Facebook.
Dead Cat Left Hanging From Tree In WaukeganWaukegan police are looking for the person who left a dead cat hanging from a tree last week in the northern suburb.
Woman Charged After Police Find Van Full Of Caged, Overheated Dogs In PalatineAn officer observed a stack of caged animals Sunday afternoon through the open door of a parked van at Advanced Auto at 1770 N. Rand Road, Palatine police said. The outdoor temperature was 90 degrees.
Vets Working To Save Dogs Found In Steger Coach HouseOne dog has died, and CBS 2 has been told two more are beyond help. The animals were discovered last Friday, but the surgeries and other treatments continue today.
Maywood Man Charged With Dog FightingPaul Wade, of the 1900 block of South 2nd Avenue, was charged with two felony counts of dog fighting, six misdemeanor counts of violating animal owner duties, and six misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty.
East Side Man Charged With Abusing 10 Pit BullsBond was set at $75,000 for a 49-year-old man facing more than 20 felony charges after several “abused” pit bulls were found living in “deplorable” conditions at his home on the Far South Side last week.
Dog-Walker In Abuse Video Charged With Animal CrueltyJonathan Stenholt faces one count of cruelty to animals, the Chicago Police Department said. Stenholt was arrested Thursday after an investigation by the department’s Animal Crimes Team, officials said.
Goose Recovering After Attack Near Arlington HeightsWildlife specialist Laura Kirk said the goose was protecting his family, when teens hit him in the head with a board last week on Bonhill Drive, south of Lake Cook Road in unincorporated Arlington Heights.