Court Rules Dog Owner Must Have Pets' Vocal Cords Surgically RemovedAfter years of "incessant barking" by the owner's dogs, the court ruled the dogs must be "debarked."
Special Pooch Is Missing His Lower Jaw; Group Wants To HelpWanted: a veterinarian who can perform a special operation and turn things around for Journey the German shepherd. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Dog Flung From Third-Floor Apartment Is RecoveringCallie, rescued by a Chicago police officer, isn't ready for adoption yet, but the pooch's rehabilitation is going well. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
Naperville Cop Opens Fire On Loose Rottweilers, Grazes One Of Them: PoliceWhen the officer arrived, he saw the dogs running toward firefighters and paramedics who were in the area on an unrelated call.
Foster Dog Scared Off Possible RobbersA PAWS Chicago foster dog is said to have “deterred armed robbers from breaking in to her foster home earlier this week,” according to a Facebook post.
Chicago Dog Insists On Walking HimselfSporty the Golden Retriever cares not for your leash laws. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.
Chicago Vets Seeing More Cases Of Potentially Fatal Dog DiseaseHumans can also be affected if their pets get sick, CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Dog Dies Near Construction Site With Electrified Fence In Old TownChicago Police say an electrified fence at an Old Town construction site has been cordoned off now after the death of a dog Monday afternoon near the site.
The Shedd Aquarium's Latest Addition: A Rescue DogThough she has no gills, Peach, the Shedd Aquarium's latest rescue dog, has been given permission to stick around.
Dog Named Trigger Shoots Owner During Indiana Waterfowl Hunt Authorities say a northern Indiana woman is recovering after being shot in the foot by her dog.
Woman Kicked Off Flight To Chicago After Refusing To Put Unruly Dog In CarrierA woman was ejected from a United Express flight from Salt Lake City to Chicago last week, after angrily refusing to put her dog in a pet carrier, after it allegedly snapped at the flight crew.
It's Finally Illegal In Illinois For Owners To Expose Pets To Extreme WeatherBelieve it or not, there wasn't previously an Illinois law making it illegal for pet owners to leave pets in extreme heat or cold.