Solano County Shelter Statistics | Print |
Year 2004-2005 2005-2006 2007-2008
Received 5300 5165 5531
Destroyed/Died 4530 4181 4183
Adopted 557 590 547
Redeemed/Released 99 275 272
Rescued 100 97 537
Rate of Euthanasia 85% 81% 76%
Avg Killed each month 378 349 348

Can't grasp the numbers? Close your eyes and visualize what those numbers would look like. Imagine what it would be like to be one of the shelter workers, tasked with the job of euthanizing and disposing of the bodies. Watch this video made by someone who runs a shelter.*

*Unrelated to Solano County Shelter