161 Approved Humane Investigators

Approved Humane Investigators are persons approved by the Department to determine whether or not there has been a violation of the Illinois Humane Care for Animals Act. Approved Humane Investigators must have membership in or be employed by a humane society. They are sponsored by the humane society in which the are members of or employed by. They are not employed by and do not represent the Illinois Department of Agriculture.

The list below contains the names of current approved humane investigators and their sponsoring humane society.

While some law enforcement and licensed animal control facilities are included on the list, these entities are not required to obtain Department approval in order to administer and enforce the Illinois Humane Care for Animals Act.

Sponsoring OrganizationFirst NameLast NameAddressCityExpires
Christian County Animal ControlSamAbbott300 South Baughman RoadTaylorville12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyJeanAdams242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyLori AnnAdrian10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Monroe County Animal PoundEricAllscheid619 Poplar StreetWaterloo12/31/2023
DuPage County Animal ServicesMadalynAnderson120 North County Farm RoadWheaton12/31/2024
Helping Out Pets Everywhere, LTDKristineBanks19544 W. Manhattan RoadElwood12/31/2023
Helping Every Animal Rescue TeamRebeckaBargo2041 Calsitoga DriveNew Lenox12/31/2024
Lee County Animal ControlBrandiceBarkowski280 East ProgressDixon12/31/2023
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryMarciaBarringer8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2024
Saved By Grace Animal RescueMelindaBarthelme13996 East 1000th AveNewton12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyTraciBennett10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterLorindaBirmingham31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyJasonBitton242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIAndreaBlumeStrawberry fieldsSpringfield12/31/2023
Claws and PawsShelleyBrinkley218 S. West StreetOlney12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHISallyBrusveenFriends of Christian County SponsorSpringfield12/31/2023
HOPE Rescue & Rehabilitation Inc.RhondaBuchanan788 County Highway 10Fairfield12/31/2023
Kankakee County Humane SocietyKaraBurkhalter2214 South State Route 1St. Anne12/31/2023
The Anti-Cruelty SocietyGilbertCastaneda157 West Grand AvenueChicago12/31/2024
Kankakee County Humane SocietyJordanChapman2214 South State Route 1St. Anne12/31/2023
Almost Home FoundationChristinaCiesla1800 W Irving Park RdSchaumburg12/31/2023
Mason County Pets Without ParentsKrystinaClark29926 State Rte. 10Mason City12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyYvonneClifford10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryDonnaCollumbus8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2023
Champaign County Humane SocietySarahConnelly4003 Kearns DriveChampaign12/31/2023
Pet Central Helps!CandaceCorkery360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Granite City Humane ShelterRobertCrane2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Pound Pets IncDebraCrisswell2700 EdwardsGranite City12/31/2023
Blackdog All Breed Dog RescueSusanDavis926 North Ash StWaukegan12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyDrewDavis242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
Second Chance Pet Adoptions, Inc.KristinaDeerwester1701 East Washington StreetClinton12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterDeniseDelgado31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyMicheleDennis10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Dogs are Deserving Rescue, Inc.DinoDiliberto3037 E. Rana DriveCrete12/31/2024
Wright-Way RescueTiffinyDillow8459 Old Hwy 13Murphysboro12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyJudithDouglas10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIKristenEberhardtSpringfield12/31/2023
Richland County Animal Control CenterAndreaEdwards4061 Seven Hills RoadOlney12/31/2024
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueJillEgizii3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2024
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIJanetEnochSHARK sponsorSpringfield12/31/2023
Champaign County Humane SocietyAprilFaulkner4003 Kearns DriveChampaign12/31/2023
Nelrose RescueEmilyFremgen2828 N Burling St, Apt 104Chicago12/31/2023
Treasured Animal Rescue, Inc.KellyGage909 Greenview DriveAurora12/31/2024
Pet Central Helps!SierraGermann360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Paws and Purrs Humane SocietyNormaGobert329 Seminary Ave.Aurora12/31/2023
Joliet Township Animal Control CenterRebeccaGomez2807 West McDonough StreetJoliet12/31/2023
Christian County Animal ControlAndrew D.Goodall300 South Baughman RoadTaylorville12/31/2023
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueCaitlinGraham3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2023
Champaign County Humane SocietyNorlanGregory4003 Kearns DriveChampaign12/31/2023
Doggy Has Soul SanctuaryAnjaGriess9N052 Corron RdElgin12/31/2023
PAWS ChicagoRamonaGriffin3516 West 26th StreetChicago12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterMichelleGrimm31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2024
Perry County Animal ControlAmberGulley3700 State Rt. 13 / 127Pinckneyville12/31/2023
The Anti-Cruelty SocietyVernoicaGutierrez157 West Grand AvenueChicago12/31/2024
Protecting Animals Welfare SocietyCathyHagmeier400 W. WalnutJacksonville12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyMichael AnnHallin242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyTrevorHarlow10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Union County Animal ControlMeghanHarville385 Kaolin RoadCobden12/31/2023
Illinois HumaneAngelaHayesP.O. Box 512Springfield12/31/2023
Menard County Animal ControlElizabethHenrikson19376 Sunny Acres Rd, P.O. Box 163Petersburg12/31/2024
C.A.R.E. for P.E.T.S.StephanieHicks2599 N. Mulford Road #109Rockford12/31/2024
Mason County Pets Without ParentsPatriciaHoward29926 State Rte. 10Mason City12/31/2024
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterSallyHubbard31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2024
Vermilion County Animal Control and ShelterHanahHueston14775 Catlin Tilton RoadDanville12/31/2024
Champaign County Humane SocietyElijahImlay4003 Kearns DriveChampaign12/31/2024
City of HavanaJulie EIshmael227 West Main StreetHavana12/31/2023
Protecting Animals Welfare SocietyLisaJackson400 W. WalnutJacksonville12/31/2023
NAWSVictoriaJakresky9981 W. 190th St Ste AMokena12/31/2023
Iroquois County Animal ControlMarionJaworskiWatseka Animal HospitalWatseka12/31/2023
Second Chance Pet Adoptions, Inc.GinaJolley1701 East Washington StreetClinton12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIJennifer (Jenny)JurcakSpringfield12/31/2023
Second Chance Pet Adoptions, Inc.KathieKeller1701 East Washington StreetClinton12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyHillaryKelly10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Granite City Humane ShelterCoryKendall2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Adoptable Friends, NFPPamelaKitts26592 N Gilmer RdMundelein12/31/2024
Granite City Humane ShelterGregKoberna2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Final Farewell RescueJaniceKohl6530 W. Irving Park Road, Apt. 609Chicago12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyLauraKoller10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIDavidLacriolaAnimal Control at Bartlett PDSpringfield12/31/2023
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueEricaLanglois3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2023
On Angels' Wings, Inc.MitzieLeonard2 Crystal Lake Plaza, Suite DCrystal Lake12/31/2024
Legendary Mustang SanctuaryKathyLewis10107 Klenke RdAlhambra12/31/2024
Find A Home Pet Rescue Inc.Elena MLiCavoli4311 Ariel CourtNaperville12/31/2023
Granite City Humane ShelterDonLienemann2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Happy Tails, Inc.JackieLilly1408 McNeill RoadRock Falls12/31/2023
The Anti-Cruelty SocietyAnnaLininger-Pniewska157 West Grand AvenueChicago12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyJenLowe10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterNicoleMarkko31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2024
Chicago French Bulldog RescueRylanMartin7627 W. Berwyn AveChicago12/31/2023
Illinois HumaneJaneMcBrideP.O. Box 512Springfield12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyNancyMcClure242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
On Angels' Wings, Inc.Tracy A.McGonigle2 Crystal Lake Plaza, Suite DCrystal Lake12/31/2023
Pound Pets IncDawnMcPherson2700 EdwardsGranite City12/31/2023
Champaign County Humane SocietyMelissaMelvin4003 Kearns DriveChampaign12/31/2024
Pound Pets IncDanaMiles2700 EdwardsGranite City12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyKristinMills242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
Champaign County Humane SocietyDaniellaMisa4003 Kearns DriveChampaign12/31/2023
Dogs are Deserving Rescue, Inc.MoniqueMoore-Hoffman3037 E. Rana DriveCrete12/31/2023
Thornton Police DepartmentPaulMoran700 Park AvenueThornton12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyAprilMorris10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietySusan LynnMullins10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyCynthiaNoeth Glensgard10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterChristopherNorris31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Fur Ever Fosters, Inc.DustiOdam1232 Springfield St. #904Kincaid12/31/2023
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueMariaOldani3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2023
Christian County Animal ControlTerriOller300 South Baughman RoadTaylorville12/31/2024
Vermilion County Animal Control and ShelterKathleenOrcutt14775 Catlin Tilton RoadDanville12/31/2024
Hands and Hooves Riding, Rescue and RehabKellyOwens34W176 Army Trail RoadWayne12/31/2024
Helping Out Pets Everywhere, LTDKenneth EPalmer19544 W. Manhattan RoadElwood12/31/2023
Fortunate Pooches and Lab RescueIleanaPaoulos525 N. QUENTIN ROAD #214PALATINE12/31/2024
Evanston Animal ShelterVickyPasenko2310 OaktonEvanston12/31/2023
Warrenville Animal ControlJoshuaPerry3S245 Warren AvenueWarrenville12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyStefaniePesek10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Mundelein Police DepartmentJoshuaPeterson221 North LakeMundelein12/31/2023
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueCharlenePowers Walsh3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2024
Union County Animal ControlJennetteProvo385 Kaolin RoadCobden12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyZivileRackauskas10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyKathleenRenko-Smith10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Pet Central Helps!LauraRever360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Pet Central Helps!KarryRich360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Iroquois County Animal ControlLindaRivardWatseka Animal HospitalWatseka12/31/2023
Mason County Pets Without ParentsAlexandriaRiviere29926 State Rte. 10Mason City12/31/2024
Animal Welfare LeagueEricRodriguez, Jr10305 Southwest HighwayChicago Ridge12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyJenniferRosegay10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIPatriciaRykhusFriends of CCAC sponsored.Springfield12/31/2023
One Tail at a Time, NFPPerlaSanchez Aparicio2144 North WoodChicago12/31/2023
Menard County Animal ControlJamieSandidge19376 Sunny Acres Rd, P.O. Box 163Petersburg12/31/2024
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueAmySayre Baptista3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2023
Fur Ever Fosters, Inc.JaniceSchmedeke1232 Springfield St. #904Kincaid12/31/2023
Schone's Equine Rescue, Inc.DeborahSchone16425 Knoxville RdOrion12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHICaitlinSchulienSpringfield12/31/2024
Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection SocietyRobinShafer242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2024
Mundelein Police DepartmentJoseSilva221 North LakeMundelein12/31/2024
CARF: The Critical Animal Relief FoundationDr. BruceSilverman939 W. HuronChicago12/31/2024
Animal Protective LeagueAndrewSmith1001 Taintor Rd.Springfield12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyJenniferSnow10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Mandy's Whine and Bark RescueAmandaSpeaker333 Central StWhite Hall12/31/2023
Happy Tails, Inc.KrystalSpencer1408 McNeill RoadRock Falls12/31/2023
Animal Welfare LeagueDianeSpyrka10305 Southwest HighwayChicago Ridge12/31/2023
Randolph County Humane SocietyMichelleStewart414 West BelmontSparta12/31/2024
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryJamiStone8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterSueSvizzero31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Schone's Equine Rescue, Inc.MichelleSweeney16425 Knoxville RdOrion12/31/2023
Chicagoland Bully Breed RescueRoseanneTerry8020 N. OketoNiles12/31/2024
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterKristenThompson31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Mundelein Police DepartmentNoeTorres221 North LakeMundelein12/31/2023
Fortunate Pooches and Lab RescueKathyVelez525 N. QUENTIN ROAD #214PALATINE12/31/2024
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterLisaVelez31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Mundelein Police DepartmentPaulViduya, Jr221 North LakeMundelein12/31/2023
NAWSAlexisViramontes9981 W. 190th St Ste AMokena12/31/2023
The Anti-Cruelty SocietyTamraWagenknecht157 West Grand AvenueChicago12/31/2023
Fur Ever Fosters, Inc.MargoWagoner1232 Springfield St. #904Kincaid12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHITinaWallaceBARC Chicago is 501(c)(3) sponsor.Springfield12/31/2023
Second Chance Pet Adoptions, Inc.HeatherWantland-Welch1701 East Washington StreetClinton12/31/2023
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryStacyWestjohn8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2023
Granite City Humane ShelterBryanWhite2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyKarenWiebe10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2024
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterCindyWilliams31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Iroquois County Animal ControlJacobWilliamsWatseka Animal HospitalWatseka12/31/2023
Pet Central Helps!KellyWyszynski360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Christian County Animal ControlMarkYoung300 South Baughman RoadTaylorville12/31/2023