I have known Maria for several years and know first hand of her love for animals. She was traveling the "IKE" from Chicago to home when she saw an animal laying in the emergeny lane. Not knowing if the animal was dead or alive, she pulled over to find out. It was a cat, and it was alive, but badly hurt, so she carefully picked it up in a blanket she had in the car ...
West Chicago Recreation Retreat
I have lived with dogs most of my life and with cats for 30 years. I have fostered or rescued many animals.
- found cat at side of road who had been shot with BBs. Took him to vet to have 33 BBs removed. Unfortunately he lost both eyes but was quickly adopted and is enjoying his life and even catching flies!
- rescued little dog that was chasing a bike down a busy street. I was ...