DOLTON, Ill. (AP) — Misdemeanor animal cruelty charges were filed against a suburban Chicago veterinarian and an employee after authorities found emaciated and dead animals at the vet’s office, Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced Tuesday.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly a dozen ornate box turtles have hatched at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Miller Park Zoo in Bloomington has added three new species of animals to its collection.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An environmental group says Illinois lawmakers have passed a “commonsense” plan to protect three more animal species slowly returning to the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawmakers are considering a bill that would make Illinois the first state in the nation to require pet shops to only sell dogs and cats that they’ve acquired from animal shelters and not from commercial breeders.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois officials are encouraging residents to make emergency plans for their pets as well as themselves.
It’s always fun to watch a dog show, either in person or on television.
CHICAGO (AP) –A Chicago runner is being credited with helping save a man and his dog after the pair fell into icy Lake Michigan.