Online Pet Scams On The Rise This Year; One Victim Tells His StoryMore and more people have been adopting pets amid the pandemic – and with this demand for pets, there has also been an increase in pet scams this year.
7 Lovable Pets To Adopt Now In ChicagoLooking to add a new companion to the family?
Proposed Rooster Ban For Unincorporated Cook County Dropped; Residential Pets LimitedAfter a proposed ban on roosters in unincorporated Cook County, the birds are no longer on the chopping block, but the number of furry friends in your home is now capped at three.
WATCH: Mom Surprises Berwyn Teen By Reuniting Her With Beloved Lost DogA teen expressed joy and relief after reuniting with her dog Sophie, who had gone missing from the family’s backyard in late August.
PAWS Chicago Heading To Oklahoma After Severe StormsPAWS medical staff and volunteers are driving to Oklahoma to rescue homeless pets after severe storms.
Veterinarians Report Increase In Cases of Giardia Due To Heavy Rainfall In Chicago AreaVeterinarians in parts of the Chicago area are reporting a noticeable increase in cases of Giardia, a parasite that can cause serious digestive problems.
Dogsitter Leaves Mess, Passes Out Drunk In Couple's Bed While They're Out Of TownA West Rogers Park couple says the dog walker they were assigned through the app Wag! while they were out of town wound up drunk in their bed.
Pet Owners Warned Coyotes Are Wily, Hungry In The SpringCook County officials want pet owners to know that coyotes this time a year are both wily and hungry.
Family Wants Two Pit Bulls Euthanized After Fatal AttackThe Westchester police chief said the dogs are now at a facility until a judge decides whether they should be euthanized.
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.
Apartment Building Plans To Use Dog DNA Samples To Fine Owners Who Don't Clean UpAlta Roosevelt will require a cheek swab DNA sample from all dogs and will fine offenders who don't clean up their pet's mess $200.
FDA Links Popular Flea, Tick Medications To Neurological Problems In Dogs, CatsSome flea and tick medications can cause neurological problems in dogs and cats, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warns pet owners.