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Please Urge the Village of Lincolnwood, IL, to Implement Its Ordinances! Urge the Village of Lincolnwood, IL, to Implement Its Ordinances!


You might keep in mind our motion alert relating to Spur, an aged sulcata tortoise imprisoned at The Animal Retailer in Lincolnwood, Illinois. Municipal officers are evidently turning their again on numerous different animals. Regardless that the village’s ordinance 11-3-18 expressly prohibits the protecting of any “naturally wild animals by any means,” The Animal Retailer is for some motive given carte blanche to hawk animals comparable to opossums, degus, tree frogs, savannah displays, and red-cheeked mud turtles. And in the event that they’re captive-bred—which isn’t even a specified exemption within the ordinance—they’re nonetheless “naturally wild” (not domesticated) species!

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Making issues worse, village officers had the possibility to undertake the Prepare dinner County ordinance prohibiting the sale of cats, canines, and rabbits from breeders in pet shops—which, given the nation’s companion animal overpopulation disaster, ought to have been a no brainer. Nevertheless, officers defiantly state that their “Village Code pre-empts the County’s ordinance.” And guess what? Yep, The Animal Retailer is promoting rabbits, the species discovered most frequently after canines and cats in our nation’s already overburdened animal shelters, to anybody with a couple of bucks of their pocket.

Please politely urge the mayor of Lincolnwood and board of trustees members to implement ordinance 11-3-18 by prohibiting the protecting of all “naturally wild animals” and to ban the sale of cats, canines, and rabbits from breeders—as a result of it’s the correct factor to do. Then share this alert with everybody !

Jesal Patel
Mayor of Lincolnwood
847-745-4717
[email protected]

To ship a message to the village’s board of trustees, please copy and paste these e-mail addresses: [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected]; [email protected].
Please additionally depart a touch upon the village of Lincolnwood’s Fb web page.

Village of Lincolnwood’s Fb

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