Illinois Update: HB 2810 Still Pending – Urge Governor to Veto

Due to a number of changes on the Governor’s staff, House Bill 2810 is still sitting idle. This bill would increase the instances where an animal is seized on suspicion of cruelty and may result in more Illinois dog owners losing their pets even if they are ultimately found not guilty.

Due to a number of changes on the Governor’s staff, House Bill 2810 is still sitting idle.  This bill would increase the instances where an animal is seized on suspicion of cruelty and may result in more Illinois dog owners losing their pets even if they are ultimately found not guilty.

Governor Rauner needs to hear from you! 

You may contact him by:

Phone: 217-782-0244

Submitting comments online: https://www.illinois.gov/gov/contactus/Pages/VoiceAnOpinion.aspx

If you have already contacted him about this bill, please consider taking the time to contact him again and ask him to veto the bill.  For more information and talking points, read AKC’s Legislative Alert or visit www.akcgr.org and click on the link at the top of the page.