Adoption Statistics

We’re happy to share with you our 2017 statistics for our sheltering services. These numbers include both the City of Oak Harbor Animal Holding Facility and our main shelter in Coupeville, along with the Oak Harbor Cat Adoption Center and Freeland Cat Cottage.

2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
91.0% 90.9% 89.0% 94.3% 94.6% 92.6% 94.9% 95.5% 95% 94%

 

2017 Overall Live Release Rate = 94%

Total Intake for 2017: 761 dogs and cats

Dogs = 353 (unduplicated count from Oak Harbor and Coupeville shelters)
Cats = 408 (unduplicated count from Oak Harbor and Coupeville shelters)

Live Release Rate:*

Dogs = 97%
Cats = 91%
Total LRR = 94%

*Live Release Rate formula is percent of Live Outcomes to Total Outcomes. Nationally recognized standard is any shelter that saves above 90% of animals is indicative that the shelter is doing all they can to save all healthy and treatable animals in their care.

INTAKE DETAIL
Animal Control 184 24% (140 dogs, 44 cats)
From the Public (strays) 359 47% (141 dogs, 218 cats)
Owner Surrender 205 27% (64 dogs, 140 cats)
Returned Adoptions 13 2% (7 dogs, 6 cats)
LIVE OUTCOMES DETAIL
Adopted 413 60.6% (92 dogs, 321 cats)
Redeemed 268 39.4% (232 dogs, 36 cats)
Died in Shelter 15 (3 dogs, 12 cats)
Euthanized 32 (6 dogs, 26 cats)