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Sophie Needs a Home

Sophie Update .... Sophie is a four year old German Shepard who was rescued through our work as Humane Investigators. Although only 34 pounds, with open sores on her nose and... [more] View All Adoptable Animals


Good morning everyone,Okay, I have a confession to make. I am falling, falling love with another... and he's a blind, old, foo-foo dog. We named him Magoo, after the blind... [more] View All Journal Entries


November 18, 2006
Pit Bulls Are Not So Bad
Ten months ago I would have told you I knew very little about the Pit bull breed of dog. While I too read and heard the horrific reputation they had of brutalizing other animals and people, I also didn't fully believe any of it. I... more

November 18, 2006
Puppy Mills & Hoarders
If you live in the suburbs of Chicago maybe you heard about the woman breeder who was housing 72 dogs (71 Chihuahuas and a Papillon) in her town home in Wheeling. Someone who breeds dogs to sell them in overcrowded, dirty and stressful conditions, where... more

November 18, 2006
Toto Finds Her Way Home
Help Toto Find Her Way Home In the legendary movie The Wizard of Oz Dorothy and Toto were trying desperately to find their way home. They followed the yellow brick road meeting friends and foes along the way. They were terribly home sick and yearned to... more

April 25, 2006
A Cat's Cry Falls On Deaf Ears
A woman called me saying a cat was hanging around her neighborhood in Grayslake for the past week. The entire neighborhood was talking about the cat and even brought up the situation at their homeowners association meeting. She said the cat “kept trying to get... more

March 31, 2006
March 29, 2006 Olivia, our most current rescue, is an adorable three year old pointer/beagle/who-knows-what mix. She lived in a backyard her entire life tied to a wire line, except for the times she chewed herself off and ran the neighborhood. She had a dog... more

September 13, 0002
Snoopy's Heartworm treatment
This beagle named Snoopy is at a rural shelter. Snoopy's heartworm positive and eight-years-old...two strikes against him. BUT he has a dynamite, enthusiastic personality. So, I thought, if we can get sponsorship for ...the heartworm (which would be $300.00) by the time we leave this... more

November 30, -0001
Please help Medicine
We received a phone call this morning from a woman who has been feeding a stray cat and checking with neighbors to find the owner.  She said the cats eye popped out and did not know what to do. We could not ignore the poor cat in pain and needing... more

November 30, -0001
Helping Stray Cats
Momma Cat and Kittens on PorchThe other day I received a call about a concerned resident of Waukegan.  She said that on her regular route walking her dog that she sees a litter of small kittens running and playing on someone's front porch.  She said... more

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