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Helping Feral Cats Survive the Winter

Helping Feral Cats Survive the Winter

When temperatures drop, Alyssa Masten, Anderson Humane’s Intake and Community Feline Coordinator, starts receiving a lot of phone calls. The callers are worried about the feral cats in their...

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Animals and Fireworks: What You Should Know

As pet owners, it is our responsibility to ensure the safety and well-being of our furry friends. Fireworks can be a source of joy and celebration for humans, but they can cause anxiety and distress...

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Saving Lives on the Fly

Saving Lives on the Fly

On April 6th, a plane touched down at Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, then took off again 30 minutes later. What happened in that half hour was nothing short of lifesaving. Staff members from...

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New Hope for Three Senior Dogs

New Hope for Three Senior Dogs

On a crisp fall day, Molly Craig, the Intake and Transfer Manager at Anderson Humane, made the short drive from our South Elgin shelter to Kane County Animal Control in Geneva. She was there to...

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The Dog Making Dreams Come True

The Dog Making Dreams Come True

Ever since Otis joined Danielle’s family, he’s been fulfilling dreams.   “My boyfriend Matt had wanted a dog his whole life,” Danielle said of their decision earlier this year to adopt a dog....

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