Living with Wildlife
The Police Department does not have the equipment or resources to house stray or injured domestic or wild animals. The Police Department will, however, respond to a report of an injured or sick domestic or wild animal or to one that poses an immediate threat to human life or property. All other cases will be referred to either Lake County Animal Control
or to a private agency with the means for the capture, relocation, housing, or disposal of wild animals at the cost of the homeowner.
on how to live with wildlife and deal with situations at your home.
The Hawthorn Woods Police Department does not represent or endorse any of the following private agencies. They are provided for referral only: