Shelter Statistics

Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Annual Reports
Live release statistics calculation
Total Live Intakes: Total intakes of dogs and cats minus those surrendered specifically for owner requested euthanasia
Live Release: Animals received alive 
Lifesaving Percentage: Animals either returned to their owners, adopted, or transferred to other rescues

2013
2013 Live release statistics
Total Live Intakes: 2982
Live Release:1786
Lifesaving Percentage: 59.9%

2014
2014 Live release statistics
Total Live Intakes:2723
Live Release:1312
Lifesaving Percentage: 48.2%

2015
2015 Live release statistics
Total Live Intakes: 2863
Live Release: 1508
Lifesaving Percentage:52.7%

2016
2016 Live release statistics
Total Live Intakes: 2905
Live Release:1936
Lifesaving Percentage: 66.6%

2017
2017 Live release statistics
Total Live Intakes: 2507
Live Release: 2101
Lifesaving Percentage: 83.8%