Posts tagged "Chicago Task Force on Companion Animals and Public Safety"

Doggy Dining at Chicago Restaurants May Change

Doggy Dining at Chicago Restaurants May Change
I was there – testifying at City Hall a few years ago to support the notion that dogs should be allowed to dine on restaurant patios and sidewalk cafes in Chicago. As the co-chair for the Task Force on Companion Animals and Public Safety, this is an issue we supported as a group, and I... Read more »

Paws on Patios, Allowing Dogs at Restaurant Sidewalk Cafes and Patios

Paws on Patios, Allowing Dogs at Restaurant Sidewalk Cafes and Patios
Paws should be allowed on patios! In Florida, and in Chicago – among other places in America – if restaurants so choose dogs are allowed to dine al fresco. And now other cities are attempting to follow, most particularly Houston with a campaign called Paws on Patios. It’s a topic of conversation in Houston, and... Read more »

Just Arrest Me Now - Dog Limit Proposal Dies

At City Hall today (Monday, 11/30) Ald. Gene Schulter’s committee on Licensing and Consumer Protection entertained a proposal to limit the number of dogs in Chicago. There was no vote – more to come on the outcome from the primary proponent of the ordinance, Ald.Ray Saurez. First to testify, Mark Rosenthal, of animal care and... Read more »
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