167 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
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyJeanAdams242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Monroe County Animal PoundEricAllscheid619 Poplar StreetWaterloo12/31/2023
Helping Out Pets Everywhere, LTDKristineBanks19544 W. Manhattan RoadElwood12/31/2023
Lee County Animal ControlBrandiceBarkowski280 East ProgressDixon12/31/2023
Saved By Grace Animal RescueMelindaBarthelme13996 East 1000th AveNewton12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyJasonBitton242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIAndreaBlumeStrawberry fieldsSpringfield12/31/2023
Wayne County Humane SocietyAmandaBradham518 SE 4th StFairfield12/31/2022
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 AvenueChicago12/31/2022
Kankakee County Humane SocietyJordanChapman2214 South State Route 1St. Anne12/31/2023
Almost Home FoundationChristinaCiesla1800 W Irving Park RdSchaumburg12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyYvonneClifford10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2022
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryDonnaCollumbus8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2023
Champaign County Humane SocietySarahConnelly1911 East Main StreetUrbana12/31/2023
Pet Central Helps!CandaceCorkery360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Treasured Animal Rescue, Inc.KatherineCozzani909 Greenview DriveAurora12/31/2022
Granite City Humane ShelterRobertCrane2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Pound Pets IncDebraCrisswell2700 EdwardsGranite City12/31/2023
Blackdog All Breed Dog RescueSusanDavis926 North Ash StWaukegan12/31/2022
Second Chance Pet Adoptions, Inc.KristinaDeerwester1701 East Washington StreetClinton12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterDeniseDelgado31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Wright-Way RescueTiffinyDillow8459 Old Hwy 13Murphysboro12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyJudithDouglas10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Fur Ever Fosters, Inc.ClareDuran1232 Springfield St. #904Kincaid12/31/2022
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIKristenEberhardtSpringfield12/31/2023
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueJillEgizii3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2022
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueJodiEgizii3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietySheilaEiler242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIJanetEnochSHARK sponsorSpringfield12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyRondaEwing242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyDonnaEwing242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Champaign County Humane SocietyAprilFaulkner1911 East Main StreetUrbana12/31/2023
Nelrose RescueEmilyFremgen2828 N Burling St, Apt 104Chicago12/31/2023
Treasured Animal Rescue, Inc.KellyGage909 Greenview DriveAurora12/31/2022
Wayne County Humane SocietyMistyGangloff518 SE 4th StFairfield12/31/2022
Centralia Humane SocietyShannonGarrison8190 Shattuc Road, PO Box 124Centralia12/31/2022
Centralia Humane SocietyHannaGarrison8190 Shattuc Road, PO Box 124Centralia12/31/2022
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 SocietyNorlanGregory1911 East Main StreetUrbana12/31/2023
Doggy Has Soul SanctuaryAnjaGriess9N052 Corron RdElgin12/31/2023
PAWS ChicagoRamonaGriffin3516 West 26th StreetChicago12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterAubryGrimm31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2022
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterMichelleGrimm31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2022
Perry County Animal ControlAmberGulley3700 State Rt. 13 / 127Pinckneyville12/31/2023
The Anti-Cruelty SocietyVeronicaGutierrez157 West Grand AvenueChicago12/31/2022
Protecting Animals Welfare SocietyCathyHagmeier400 W. WalnutJacksonville12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyMichael AnnHallin242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyTrevorHarlow10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Lake Shore Animal ShelterSonjiHarrisP.O. Box 40Park Ridge12/31/2022
Christian County Animal ControlVinceHarris300 South Baughman RoadTaylorville12/31/2023
Union County Animal ControlMeghanHarville385 Kaolin RoadCobden12/31/2023
Illinois HumaneAngelaHayesP.O. Box 512Springfield12/31/2023
C.A.R.E. for P.E.T.S.StephanieHicks2599 N. Mulford Road #109Rockford12/31/2022
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterSallyHubbard31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2022
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
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyHillaryKelly10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Granite City Humane ShelterCoryKendall2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyMaureenKinyon242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Animal Welfare LeagueScottKinzie10305 Southwest HighwayChicago Ridge12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyAimeeKirby10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2022
Adoptable Friends, NFPPamelaKitts26592 N Gilmer RdMundelein12/31/2022
Granite City Humane ShelterGregKoberna2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Final FarewellJaniceKohl6530 W. Irving Park Road, Apt. 609Chicago12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHIDavidLacriolaAnimal Control at Bartlett PDSpringfield12/31/2023
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueEricaLanglois3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyMitzieLeonard10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2022
Legendary Mustang SanctuaryKathyLewis10107 Klenke RdAlhambra12/31/2022
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
Lee County Animal ControlAdrianLopez280 East ProgressDixon12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyJenLowe10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Chicago French Bulldog RescueRylanMartin7627 W. Berwyn AveChicago12/31/2023
Find A Home Pet Rescue Inc.DebraMatthias4311 Ariel CourtNaperville12/31/2022
Illinois HumaneJaneMcBrideP.O. Box 512Springfield12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyNancyMcClure242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
On Angels' Wings, Inc.Tracy A.McGonigle2 Crystal Lake Plaza, Suite DCrystal Lake12/31/2023
Pound Pets IncDawnMcPherson2700 EdwardsGranite City12/31/2023
Pound Pets IncDanaMiles2700 EdwardsGranite City12/31/2023
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyKristinMills242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueKelleyMilner3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2022
Champaign County Humane SocietyDaniellaMisa1911 East Main StreetUrbana12/31/2023
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
Red Door Animal ShelterPatrickNapier2410 West LuntChicago12/31/2022
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
Wish Upon a RescueNicoleOrmsby626 E. Division StreetLockport12/31/2022
Hands and Hooves Riding, Rescue and RehabKellyOwens34W176 Army Trail RoadWayne12/31/2022
Helping Out Pets Everywhere, LTDKenneth EPalmer19544 W. Manhattan RoadElwood12/31/2023
Evanston Animal ShelterVickyPasenko2310 OaktonEvanston12/31/2023
Warrenville Animal ControlJoshuaPerry3S245 Warren AvenueWarrenville12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Humane SocietyStefaniePesek10804 McConnell RoadWoodstock12/31/2023
Mundelein Police DepartmentJoshuaPeterson221 North LakeMundelein12/31/2023
Union County Animal ControlJennetteProvo385 Kaolin RoadCobden12/31/2023
Field of Dreams Horse Rescue and AdoptionKathleenRerko-Smith45 W 223 Lees RdMaple Park12/31/2022
Pet Central Helps!LauraRever360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
R.A.I.N. of Central Illinois, Inc.RichieRich4050 East 1625 NorthDanvers12/31/2022
Pet Central Helps!KarryRich360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Iroquois County Animal ControlLindaRivardWatseka Animal HospitalWatseka12/31/2023
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
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueAmySayre Baptista3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2023
A Ray of Hope For Animal WelfareJenniferScherrerP.O. Box 113Eldorado12/31/2022
Fur Ever Fosters, Inc.JaniceSchmedeke1232 Springfield St. #904Kincaid12/31/2023
Schone's Equine Rescue, Inc.DeborahSchone16425 Knoxville RdOrion12/31/2023
Not For Profit Sponsored AHICindySchreySpringfield12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietySteveSchwertfeger242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Hooved Animal Rescue & Protection SocietyRobinShafer242 Oak Knoll RoadBarrington12/31/2022
Adoptable Friends, NFPBethSlutsky26592 N Gilmer RdMundelein12/31/2022
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
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryJamiStone8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterSueSvizzero31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Glencoe Public SafetyKatherineSweeney325 Hazel AvenueGlencoe12/31/2022
Schone's Equine Rescue, Inc.MichelleSweeney16425 Knoxville RdOrion12/31/2023
Chicagoland Bully Breed RescueRosanneTerry8020 N. OketoNiles12/31/2022
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterKristenThompson31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Mundelein Police DepartmentNoeTorres221 North LakeMundelein12/31/2023
Centralia Humane SocietyTammyTravis8190 Shattuc Road, PO Box 124Centralia12/31/2022
Lake Shore Animal ShelterHenryTrenkleP.O. Box 40Park Ridge12/31/2022
Kankakee County Humane SocietyKathleenVaccaro Fegan2214 South State Route 1St. Anne12/31/2022
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
W.I.L.D. Canine RescueCharleneWalsh3309 Robbins Rd., #109Springfield12/31/2022
Second Chance Pet Adoptions, Inc.HeatherWantland-Welch1701 East Washington StreetClinton12/31/2023
Watson Kennels LLCKelliWatson4845 Lick Creek RdBuncombe12/31/2022
Red Door Animal ShelterRebeccaWeber2410 West LuntChicago12/31/2022
A Refuge for Saving the Wildlife, Inc.RichardWeiner1648 CentralNorthbrook12/31/2022
A Refuge for Saving the Wildlife, Inc.KarenWeiner1648 CentralNorthbrook12/31/2022
Hope 4 Horses Rescue and SanctuaryStacyWestjohn8050 E Twin Oaks DrEffingham12/31/2023
R.A.I.N. of Central Illinois, Inc.RandyWheat4050 East 1625 NorthDanvers12/31/2022
Granite City Humane ShelterBryanWhite2900 Missouri AveGranite City12/31/2023
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterJulieWickboldt31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2022
Save-A-Pet Adoption CenterCindyWilliams31664 N. Fairfield RdGrayslake12/31/2023
Iroquois County Animal ControlJacobWilliamsWatseka Animal HospitalWatseka12/31/2023
Knox County Humane SocietyJeanette (Jen)Wilson1855 Windish DriveGalesburg12/31/2022
Pet Central Helps!KellyWyszynski360 Wylie DrNormal12/31/2023
Hands and Hooves Riding, Rescue and RehabSarahYakle34W176 Army Trail RoadWayne12/31/2022
Christian County Animal ControlMarkYoung300 South Baughman RoadTaylorville12/31/2023