Item ID Number: 19-4546
Meeting Type: Legislative and Public Safety Committee

Action Comments: The Acting County Administrator gave an update on animal control. The Sheriff's Department is responding to all Animal Control calls, since August there have been four animal bites, one dog on deer attack, five welfare checks, and forty one animal complaints. The Board office has processed $3,716 in tag fees for Animal Control. Additionally, the Board office has ordered the 2020 rabies tags, is working with the IL Dept. of Ag on the dog/deer attack, creating a form for bite reports, attempting to find a new veterinarian to be the Animal Control Administrator for the County, processing tag and certificate requests, and ordering new certificate books.