Lost and Found Pets


Last Updated on February 27 2024 11:44 am

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LOST 02/27: Sixteen-year-old Yorkie, silver/gold last seen crossing Banker by McDonald's. Call: 217-343-7539.

FOUND 02/20: Male Beagle puppy in the Heartville area. Wearing an orange collar. Call: 618-267-2445.




LOST: Earlier in December during shotgun season, got spooked. Last seen near the Altamont Reservoir. Female Australian Shepherd, black, white and tan coat with blue and brown eyes. Call: 217-536-2085 or 217-536-2688.


Small shepherd mix found in Heartsville. Call: 217-708-1570.



November 22

Six-month-old Australian Shepherd. He’s a red Merle and is wearing a bright orange collar. Went missing near Moccasin Road and 128 on Nov. 22. His name is Cinch and he is very friendly. Phone: 618-319-5021.


LOST 11/03 – Female medium-sized red and white Merle Australian shepherd with two ice blue eyes. She was wearing a hot pink collar. Lost November 3 in Funkhouser area by Steve’s Liquor. Located by the interstate, so may have been picked up or seen on it. Offering reward if found. Call: 217-663-4653.

FOUND 9/21:  Small terrier-type mix dog found mid-afternoon in the Golden Corral parking lot on Effingham's northwest side.  Has a MIZZOU collar on.  Taken to Effingham Veterinary Clinic to see if micro-chipped.


LOST 09/01: Hemi, female black pug with gray hair since she is 17 years old. Wearing purple harness collar with name tag. Deaf and bad eyesight. left the house between Saturday, Aug. 19 or  Sunday, Augl 20 from Altamont are near Immanuel Lutheran Chruch, dead or alive. Call: 618-335-0067.


LOST: 08/01 -- Lilly is a trimmed Australian Shephard. She disappeared in the evening. Unlike her to wander off. Call: 618-483-5664