If you've been thinking about adding a furry friend to your family, this month is the month to do it. As you can bring home a dog looking for a fur-ever home for no cost to you right here in Winnebago County.
Pet owners may want to take note of a new possible regulation on dog leashes in Rockford. There's talk amongst alderman about establishing a fine if you are caught using an inappropriate leash on your dog.
Hundreds of stray cats and dogs from Houston are expected to arrive in Chicago. These animals that were taken in before Hurrican Harvey will be sent up north to make room for pets that were rescued from the flooded city.