Yesdil del Garcia Hurtado charged after 30 dogs removed from North Chicago apartment

Yesdil del Garcia Hurtado

December 19, 2013 4:26:10 PM PST
Yesdil del Garcia Hurtado is charged with animal cruelty and companion animal hoarding after 30 dogs were removed from her North Chicago apartment, police said.

They were suffering from dehydration and malnutrition. The dogs will be available for adoption when they're healthy.

In the meantime, North Chicago Animal Control is asking for help in the everyday care and handling of the animals.

To help the North Chicago Animal Control:

North Chicago Animal Control in need of bedding, pee pads, good quality dry and canned dog food, trash bags, bleach, laundry detergent, spray bottles, towels, blankets, ammonia, gloves and disposable containers for food as they continue to care for the dogs.

Anyone interested in helping with the dogs on a volunteer basis should call (847) 596-8774 and leave a contact number.