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Found a stray dog? You might soon be on the clock Found a stray dog? You might soon be on the clock

Found a stray dog? You might soon be on the clock

Dog owners who have their four-legged friends microchipped hope doing so will speed the dogs’ return if they get lost.  Legislation being considered in the General Assembly might also help speed that process.  SB1572 would require people who find a stray dog to bring it to their local animal control agency or police department within 48 hours.

New caucus aims to reform DCFS through legislation New caucus aims to reform DCFS through legislation

New caucus aims to reform DCFS through legislation

Sara Feigenholtz said there’s a need to “modernize and improve” the state’s Department of Children and Family Services. The Democratic state representative from Chicago spoke Tuesday about a new DCFS Child Welfare Reform Caucus that intends to promote legislation during the last month of the 2019 session. 

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