Comptroller's program adopts 2,000th pet

Published at 5:21 p.m. on July 9, 2014 | Modified at 5:22 p.m. on July 9, 2014

Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka met with the Lindow family and Harper, at Metro-East Humane Society on Wednesday to honor the 2000th animal adopted through the Comptroller's Critters project. Topinka launched the project at Metro-East Humane Society in 2011. It connects adoptable pets with owners via the comptroller's website, which has more than 100 shelters online to share pictures of pets. http://www.illinoiscomptroller.com/index.cfm/about-our-office/comptrollers-critters1/comptrollers-critters-shelters/ Read more here: http://www.bnd.com/2014/07/09/3294364/comptrollers-critters-program.html?sp=/99/166/195/#storylink=cpy

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