dogs http://peoriapublicradio.org en Proposed rules for aggressive dogs head to Peoria County Board http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/proposed-rules-aggressive-dogs-head-peoria-county-board <p></p><div>Dog owners in Peoria County could be facing tougher penalties for threatening and harmful dog behavior under a proposal being considered by the County Board. &nbsp; Peoria Public Radio's Alex Rusciano reports:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 02:59:36 +0000 Alex Rusciano 7917 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Proposed rules for aggressive dogs head to Peoria County Board Dog-tethering measure passes IL Senate http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/dog-tethering-measure-passes-il-senate <p></p><div>The Illinois Senate has approved limits on how dogs can be tethered. &nbsp;The animals would have to be kept on a rope or light chain that's at least 10 feet long. The sponsor of the legislation, Senator Linda Holmes, a Democrat from Aurora, says it's meant to promote the humane treatment of animals.</div><p> Wed, 15 May 2013 20:36:24 +0000 Alex Rusciano & Brian Mackey 5654 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Dog-tethering measure passes IL Senate