Annual Statistics

2016 Statistics

For All Animals including: Cats, Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Hamsters, Gerbils, Degu, Mice, Rats:

Intake: 397         Adoptions/Placements: 342

Total Out: 393*

*Out Includes – 316 Adopted, 5 TNR, 18 Transferred, 3 Returned to Owner, 2 Dead on Arrival, 43 Died on Rescue due to Age or Health, 6 Euthanized due to Health.

Overall Lifesaving Rate for all Animals 2016: 87.66%*

*Found by taking the number of animals in Intake (I), minus the number of animals who died (D) or were humanely euthanized (E), and dividing the total by the number in Intake (I)     Formula: (I-(D+E))/(I) = Lifesaving Rate

For Cats Only: 

Intake 264             Adoptions/Placements: 211

Total Out: 251*

*Out Includes – 185 Adopted, 5 TNR, 18 Transferred, 3 Returned to Owner, 2 Dead on Arrival, 32 Died on Rescue due to Age or Health, 6 Euthanized due to Health

Overall Lifesaving Rate for Cats 2016: 85.61%*

*Found by taking the number of animals in Intake (I), minus the number of animals who died (D) or were humanely euthanized (E), and dividing the total by the number in Intake (I)     Formula: (I-(D+E))/(I) = Lifesaving Rate

Best Friends Data Matrix (Cats Only)

Beginning Animal Count: 52

AGE RANGE                                                             Adult            Up to 5 Months

Intakes: Stray/At Large:                                               68                                 112

Intakes Transferred in From Other Rescue:             9                                   54

Live Outcomes: Adoption:                                           77                                108

Live Outcomes: Returned to Owner:                        1                                       2

Live Outcomes: Transferred to Other Rescue:       15                                     3

Live Outcomes: Other:                                                  5                                      0

Other Outcomes: Died in Care:                                   1                                    33

Other Outcomes: Euthanasia:                                     2                                      4

Spays/Neuters: Pre-Adoption:                                     77                                108

Spays/Neuters: TNR                                                      18                                     5