Garrett Mercado, guilty three counts of animal cruelty (DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Former Kennel Operator Sentenced to 20 Days in Jail for Fire That Killed 29 Dogs in Unincorporated West Chicago

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that Judge Robert Miller has sentenced Garrett Mercado, 32, of Woodridge, to twenty days in the DuPage County Jail. The State had asked for a sentence […]

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Fox Lake Police Seek Public’s Help Investigating Possible Animal Cruelty Case Involving at Greyhound

The Fox Lake Police Department is currently conducting a criminal animal cruelty/animal neglect investigation of the owner of a miniature greyhound named Orion. Police initially did not know the name of the dog, but recently […]

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Animal Cruelty Case: Goose Hit in the Head with Board in Unincorporated Arlington Heights on Bonhill Dr

Cook County Sheriff’s police received a report on or shortly after Tuesday April 28, 2015 near an unincorporated apartment complex, Bonhill Drive and Crystal Lane Arlington Heights, IL. A male goose is recovering at Fox […]

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Animal Cruelty: Dolton Animal Hospital Employee Apprehended on Warrant in Kansas During Traffic Stop

An employee of a Dolton veterinary hospital wanted in connection with animal cruelty investigation has been returned to Cook County to face felony charges, Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced today. Arrest warrants for Sharon Cargile, […]

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Now What To Do With Christmas Gift/Holiday Gift Money: Don’t Forget Man’s Best Friend with This Official Vick’s Dog Chew Toy

The Official Vick’s Dog Chew Toy™ was created as an awareness product to the subject matter of the sport of dog fighting. The product concept was generated from a dog named Vick, who’s a great […]