Chicago Animal Care And Control Taking In Lost Pets 'Nonstop' Since Fireworks DisplaysIt's no secret fireworks scare most dogs. Thursday night's light shows did more than send them into hiding. Some took off running and still haven't been found.
Furry Friends Will Be Available For Free Adoptions This SaturdayIn a Facebook post, the agency said it is "packed" and is waiving adoption fees with a wedding-themed event, complete with party favors, pet goodies, a celebration toasts for every animal adopted and cake (for people and pets.) The CACC added that "wedding attire encourage."
Looking To Adopt A Pet For The Holidays?"We really want to make sure that people understand this is a commitment and responsibility for life," said Kelley Gandurski, the executive director of Chicago Care and Animal Control.
Rochelle And Gilmore, Two Dogs From Jail Training Program, Need Forever HomesTwo dogs who recently completed a new obedience training program at the Cook County Jail are looking for their forever homes.
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.
Injured Deer Removed From CTA Tracks EuthanizedAccording to Chicago Animal Care and Control's medical evaluation, the deer had suffered multiple fractures, a severely broken leg and open wounds.
'I Was Heartbroken,' Bridgeport Man Is Reunited With His Dog, PepsiJohn Montowski spent seven hours looking for his dog and calling her name.
Dozens Of Dogs Rescued From Animal HoarderAdult canines and three liters of puppies are going to be checked out by vets, vaccinated, chipped and eventually put up for adoption.
Chicago Animal Care Officers, Police Can Now Scan Stray Animals For Microchips In The FieldChicago animal control officers and police officers now can return some lost pets to their owners right away, rather than first taking them to the city pound, thanks to microchip scanners donated by two animal rescue groups.
Chicago Animal Care and Control Received Visitors, Gifts On Christmas EveThe four-legged residents of a Chicago animal shelter received some visitors, and presents, on Christmas Eve.
Chicago Man Trapping Cats Hopes To Get City's AttentionHe says the city could be doing more to tackle the cat population on the West and South Sides; traps are an effort to get his point across.
Man Trapped More Than 40 Feral Cats, Says He Will ContinueChicago's Animal Care and Control is warning cat owners, and those who care for feral cat colonies, about a man who’s been out trapping cats.
Owners Of Dog That Fell In Lake Michigan Come ForwardThe owners of a dog rescued Tuesday from Lake Michigan have come forward to claim their dog, Boogie.
Eagle Released To Wildlife Rehab Center After Being Rescued Near Chicago HotelAn animal control officer rescued Monday night an eagle that “had a tussle” with a hotel window on the North Side.
Mayor Backs Animal Control Boss Amid Questions In Dog's DeathMayor Rahm Emanuel's office says the mayor supports the new head of Animal Care and Control, despite an alderman's questions about leadership and treatment of animals at the Southwest Side facility.