Cook County Program To Expand Animal Shelter SpaceThe program run by the county's Department of Animal and Rabies Control provides money toward planning and construction of animal shelters in the county, aiming to address overcrowding at existing facilities.
Young At Heart Shelter In Woodstock Takes Animals Age 7 And OlderA new senior center is now open in north suburban Woodstock, but it’s not for people.
Chicago To Upgrade Care At Animal Shelter Medical FacilityA statement from the mayor's office says $1.5 million is being set aside to renovate the animal shelter's medical facility and improve care.
Shelter Animals Getting Their Own Armchairs To Feel More At HomeThe idea is that the furry friends at the shelter will feel more comfortable while meeting potential owners.
Local Group Wants To Curb Pet Drop-Offs At SheltersAnti-Cruelty has just had its first "Pet-Friendly Housing Summit," a step, it says, toward making more rental units pet-friendly.
Woman's Final Gift To Grayslake Animal Shelter Arrives After 17 YearsThe shelter expressed their gratitude but said they don't know much about Dwyer, or why she left them so much money.
DuPage County Animal Shelter Getting Big UpgradesA $900,000 renovation was underway for the DuPage County facility for lost or stray animals, and officials said it will keep the animals healthier and calmer.
West Ridge To Get Chicago's First Cat CaféThe City Council has cleared the way for a so-called “Cat Café” to open in the West Ridge neighborhood, as part of a new animal shelter.
Joliet Animal Shelter Gets Reprieve After Successful Fundraising DriveAn animal rescue group that seemed to be at death's door has made a miraculous recovery, thanks to a holiday fundraising drive, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.
Joliet Animal Shelter Facing Eviction Just Before ChristmasDogs rescued by a Joliet no-kill animal rescue group could be evicted in a matter of days, but the shelter and its supporters are fighting back.
Dog Recovered After Being Stolen From Animal ShelterOn Thursday afternoon, the Humane Society reported on its Facebook page that Cheeser had been recovered.
Valparaiso Family Reunited With Missing Dog A northwest Indiana family has been reunited with their missing dog on Saturday.
School Bus Crashes Into Animal Shelter Volunteers for a suburban Chicago animal shelter say they have no place to put dozens of animals after a school bus crashed into their building.
Group Petitions Gary Mayor To Close Down Animal ShelterA group of animal lovers in Indiana are petitioning the Gary mayor to close down the local animal shelter.
PAWS Animal Shelter Holding 36-Hour Adopt-A-Thon This WeekendPAWS Chicago is hosting a 36-hour animal adopt-a-thon starting Friday morning at its Lincoln Park neighborhood shelter.