Lost and Found Pets


Last Updated on January 4 2021 8:00 am


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LOST 12/29 -- Last seen in Homewood subdivision (Lynn Drive). seven month old male tuxedo cat. He has white paws, a white belly and a black speck on his chin. He is very friendly, snuggles and sweet. He has a family with two little girls who miss him very much. Call: 217-898-9009.



LOST:   Sally Beth, a 10-year-old chocolate lab is missing from North Shore Dr. near Lake Sara in Effingham. Sally is believed to be very sick and her owner is extremely worried that she may be in distress wherever she is. He let her out to use the bathroom like always, and she did not return.  Cal: (217) 821-0253.


LOST 12/26: Boss ran off from near the Altamont Resevoir. He’s been missing since about 3:30 Saturday, December 26. Call 217-500-1943. 


LOST: Effingham County Animal Shelter & Control. Naomi is missing from 7622 E Hwy 40, Altamont. Call: 217-663-1992.

LOST 11/07: Small, female, black, white and tan Rat Terrier/Beagle mix with partially cropped tail. Friendly senior dog that doesn't see very well and has health issues. Wandered from home on Lakewood Drive in the Rollin Hills Subdivision. Call: 217-994-3417.

FOUND 09/10: Brown dog, about 35 pounds, with a red collar dragging a 20 foot chain was found at the Effingham Equity, 201 W. Roadway by St. Anthony Cemetery. Call: 342-4101 and ask to talk to corporate shop.


LOST: $500 cash reward for anyone who can help bring Bella home. This is not just a dog this is part of the family.  She could be anywhere from Stewardson, Strasburg, Windsor, Shelbyville, Mode. If you spot her or see her do not approach her please. She is very scared and I’m sure starving and thirsty. Lure her with treats and stay on your hands and knees and call immediately: Kristin 217-663-4700, Arianna 217-663-7989, Stephanie 217-240-1464 or Myles 217-690-3268.