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2016 Save Rate Report Table

Shelter Stats 2016

County Shelter Shelter Type 2016 Save Rate 2016 Live Release Rate % Change 2015 Live Release % Total Intake Adjusted Intake Adopted RTO Transferred Shelter Euthanasia
Wayne City of Wayne Animal Shelter Open 41% 100% 0% 100% 150 150 0 61 89 0
Oakland Huntington Woods Public Safety Open 100% 100% 0% 100% 2 2 0 2 0 0
Roscommon Roscommon County Animal Shelter Open 100% 100% 0% 100% 430 430 302 128 0 0
Lenawee Tecumseh Police Department Animal Shelter Open 100% 100% 0% 100% 29 29 0 26 0 0
Grand Traverse Cherryland Humane Society Open 90% 100% 2% 97% 496 496 458 3 51 1
Missaukee Missaukee Humane Society Open 97% 100% 0% 100% 437 437 306 49 10 1
Macomb City of Warren Animal Control Open 47% 99% 1% 99% 751 751 0 259 284 3
Antrim Antrim County Pet and Animal Watch Open 99% 99% 0% 99% 415 415 337 1 1 2
Chippewa Chippewa County Animal Control Shelter Open 99% 99% 1% 98% 851 851 712 150 1 6
Marquette Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter, Inc. Open 99% 99% 1% 99% 1244 1244 970 265 9 9
Ontonagon Ontonagon County Animal Protection, Inc. Open 97% 99% 1% 98% 129 129 104 25 3 1
Oakland City of Madison Heights Animal Shelter Open 94% 99% 1% 98% 349 349 183 126 16 3
Oakland Hazel Park Dog Pound Open 97% 99% 12% 87% 249 249 113 127 4 3
Houghton Copper Country Humane Society Open 98% 99% 0% 98% 684 684 550 113 4 9
Mason Mason County Animal Shelter Open 99% 99% 14% 84% 602 431 313 112 0 6
Otsego Otsego County Animal Shelter Open 95% 98% 0% 98% 824 824 457 324 30 13
Tuscola Tuscola County Animal Control Shelter Open 51% 98% 10% 89% 311 297 80 70 142 5
Delta Delta Animal Shelter Open 96% 98% -1% 99% 1070 1070 787 228 17 20
Macomb Sterling Heights Police Department Open 76% 98% -1% 99% 344 344 198 81 81 7
Mecosta Animal Rescue Coalition of Mecosta County Open 98% 98% 0% 98% 417 417 315 93 1 8
Benzie Benzie County Animal Control Open 98% 98% 2% 96% 447 447 283 126 0 8
Wayne Grosse Ile Animal Shelter Open 93% 98% 4% 94% 76 76 76 20 5 2
Van Buren Al-Van Humane Society Open 94% 98% 2% 96% 629 629 521 48 27 12
Wayne Downriver Central Animal Control Open 39% 98% -1% 99% 1150 1150 108 337 664 24
Ottawa Bestpals Animal Rescue Center Open 98% 98% 0% 98% 60 60 44 0 0 1
Alger Alger County Animal Shelter Open 98% 98% -2% 99% 187 187 111 60 0 4
Gogebic Help Orphaned Pets Everywhere Open 98% 98% -1% 99% 426 426 244 165 0 10
Manistee Manistee County Animal Shelter Open 37% 97% -2% 99% 113 113 0 42 68 3
Midland Humane Society of Midland County Open 97% 97% -1% 98% 2172 2172 1773 287 0 59
Monroe Monroe County Animal Control Shelter Open 54% 97% 4% 94% 584 584 125 198 257 17
Oakland Bloomfield Twp Animal Shelter Open 97% 97% -2% 98% 193 193 149 38 0 6
Clare Clare County Animal Shelter Open 93% 97% 2% 95% 754 687 401 176 23 20
Wayne River Rouge Animal Shelter Open 91% 97% 7% 89% 371 371 371 133 33 18
Kent Humane Society of West Michigan Open 96% 97% 8% 88% 4466 4215 3517 50 7 125
Kalkaska Kalkaska County Animal Control Shelter Open 97% 97% 0% 97% 314 314 197 85 0 10
Berrien Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan Open 95% 96% 0% 96% 471 471 421 25 8 17
St. Joseph St. Joseph County Animal Control Open 90% 96% 0% 97% 688 688 478 157 47 26
Barry Barry County Animal Shelter Open 96% 96% 1% 96% 849 849 673 157 0 32
Wayne Taylor Animal Shelter Open 96% 96% 2% 94% 1075 945 1075 237 0 51
Clinton Clinton County Animal Shelter Open 27% 96% 4% 92% 592 562 3 144 380 22
Wexford Wexford County Animal Shelter Open 95% 96% 1% 94% 514 514 396 131 4 25
Clinton Capital Area Humane Society Open 93% 95% 2% 94% 4257 4056 3705 62 88 182
Mackinac Mackinac County Animal Shelter Open 95% 95% 1% 95% 149 138 81 42 0 6
Washtenaw Humane Society of Huron Valley Open 95% 95% 1% 94% 5183 5183 4185 663 1 245
Eaton Eaton County Animal Control Open 55% 94% 4% 90% 471 403 29 191 155 22
Calhoun Calhoun County Animal Center, Inc. Open 75% 94% 1% 93% 1937 1903 937 419 351 106
Oceana Oceana County Animal Shelter Open 89% 94% -2% 96% 459 432 289 86 23 25
Oakland Michigan Humane Society – Rochester * Open 70% 92% NA NA 3203 3203 1955 42 635 236
Gladwin Gladwin County Animal Control Open 86% 92% 2% 90% 957 874 662 80 49 72
Lapeer Lapeer County Animal Control Open 88% 92% 0% 92% 1119 1119 813 172 43 94
Allegan Allegan County Animal Shelter Open 88% 92% 2% 90% 941 941 572 218 34 76
Cheboygan Cheboygan County Humane Society Open 77% 91% 9% 82% 1010 755 448 140 108 66
Osceola Osceola County Animal Control Open 78% 91% 0% 91% 773 716 431 109 93 61
Sanilac Sanilac County Animal Control Open 57% 91% 10% 81% 209 180 62 41 61 16
Emmet Emmet County Stray Center Open 60% 91% -4% 95% 270 270 99 123 114 33
Isabella Isabella County Animal Control Open 66% 91% 3% 88% 1218 1152 510 256 280 106
Wayne Brownstown Township Animal Shelter Open 87% 91% -5% 96% 589 560 344 98 19 48
Wayne Dearborn Animal Shelter Open 88% 90% 3% 87% 2315 2257 1721 236 45 224
Muskegon Pound Buddies/Muskegon County Animal Control Open 74% 89% 0% 90% 2190 2190 1129 434 328 227
Schoolcraft Eva Burrell Animal Shelter Open 76% 89% -3% 92% 204 200 127 21 26 22
Gratiot ** Gratiot County Animal Control Open 80% 89% 24% 64% 964 667 432 117 62 78
Livingston Livingston County Animal Control Open 86% 89% 2% 86% 975 889 603 196 23 106
Wayne Michigan Humane Society – Berman Center * Open 71% 88% NA NA 6005 6005 3612 585 1003 712
Oakland Oakland County Animal Pet Adoption Center Open 84% 87% 0% 87% 3714 3279 2049 732 104 436
Macomb Macomb County Animal Control Open 82% 86% 0% 86% 2650 2650 1595 499 102 345
Ottawa Harbor Humane Society Open 79% 86% -5% 90% 2082 2062 1260 323 145 287
Genesee Genesee County Animal Control Open 72% 86% -1% 86% 3173 2852 1270 311 445 342
Arenac Arenac County Animal Control Open 41% 85% 15% 70% 564 564 164 61 244 80
Oakland Michigan Animal Rescue League Open 85% 85% -3% 88% 912 912 614 23 1 112
Van Buren Van Buren County Animal Control Open 40% 85% 9% 76% 801 771 135 165 338 115
Iron Northwoods Animal Shelter Open 81% 84% 4% 80% 338 338 176 51 8 46
Saginaw Saginaw County Animal Care Center Open 59% 81% -3% 84% 1870 1435 416 199 235 196
Montcalm Montcalm County Animal Control Shelter Open 63% 80% 3% 77% 976 940 507 86 162 185
Ingham Ingham County Animal Control Open 77% 80% 8% 73% 2980 2905 1593 544 95 549
Newaygo Newaygo County Animal Shelter Open 50% 80% 4% 76% 481 426 117 77 115 79
Jackson Jackson County Animal Shelter Open 63% 79% 3% 75% 2537 2211 963 371 331 455
Wayne Michigan Humane Society – Detroit * Open 49% 72% NA NA 6254 6254 2783 149 1409 1686
Kalamazoo ** Kalamazoo County Animal Services & Enforcement Open 49% 69% 4% 66% 2152 2152 576 484 435 657
Bay ** Bay County Animal Control Open 60% 66% 3% 63% 2325 1860 797 314 113 636
St. Clair St. Clair County Sheriff’s Animal Control Open 53% 64% 13% 50% 1992 1701 539 271 171 557
Wayne Detroit Animal Care & Control Open 30% 60% 33% 28% 2650 2605 471 357 860 1107
Wayne City of Romulus Animal Shelter Open 57% 60% 10% 50% 1030 957 289 258 24 386
Iosco Iosco County Animal Shelter Open 45% 58% -18% 76% 358 358 284 44 92 302
Berrien ** Berrien County Animal Control Open 54% 54% -2% 56% 2541 2020 689 403 0 929
Kent Kent County Animal Shelter Open 41% 53% 11% 43% 3979 3979 1030 630 511 1890
Lake Lake County Animal Control Open 43% 49% 5% 43% 362 362 55 90 21 175
Cass Cass County Animal Control Open 37% 43% 9% 34% 1421 1180 259 161 77 646
Wayne Michigan Anti-Cruelty Society Open 20% 20% -29% 50% 4233 4233 796 37 19 3313
Antrim Antrim County Animal Control Open 78% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oakland City of Oak Park Pound Open 89% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ionia Ionia County Animal Shelter Open 91% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marquette Ishpeming Township Animal Control Open 100% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wayne Sumpter Township Animal Shelter Open 100% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oakland Almost Home Animal Rescue League Limited 97% 100% 0% 100% 421 421 0 84 3 0
Oakland Animal Welfare Society of Southeastern Michigan Limited 100% 100% 0% 100% 799 799 798 1 0 0
Mecosta AuCaDo Rescue Mid Michigan Limited 100% 100% 0% 100% 291 291 271 0 0 0
Kent Cascade Hospital for Animals Limited 100% 100% 0% 100% 17 17 17 0 0 0
Calhoun Companion Cats Inc. Limited 100% 100% NA NA 108 108 120 0 0 0
Muskegon Golden Years Alaskan Malamute Rescue, Inc Limited 100% 100% 50% 50% 12 12 12 0 0 0
Oakland Greenfield Animal Hospital Limited 60% 100% 10% 90% 15 15 2 7 6 0
Calhoun Irwin Ave Animal Hospital Limited 34% 100% 0% 100% 33 33 0 17 33 0
Livingston Last Chance Rescue Limited 99% 100% NA NA 650 650 650 0 4 0
Muskegon Pay It Forward Limited 100% 100% NA NA 12 12 12 0 0 0
Saginaw Pet Angel Adoption & Rescue Inc. Limited 100% 100% 0% 100% 183 183 162 0 0 0
Sanilac Sanilac County Humane Society Limited 99% 100% 0% 100% 260 260 232 3 3 0
Monroe Humane Society of Monroe County Limited 98% 100% 1% 99% 462 462 458 3 8 2
Branch Branch County Animal Shelter Limited 55% 100% NA NA 227 227 18 107 101 1
Wayne Flat Rock Animal Shelter Limited 98% 99% 3% 97% 192 192 145 44 2 1
Hillsdale Greater Hillsdale Humane Society Limited 42% 99% -1% 100% 495 495 232 5 324 3
Oakland K-9 Stray Rescue League Inc. Limited 99% 99% 0% 99% 722 722 741 0 0 4
Kalamazoo SPCA of Southwest Michigan Limited 99% 99% NA NA 1604 1604 1541 2 4 12
Genesee Adopt-A-Pet, Inc. Limited 99% 99% -1% 100% 1019 1019 1028 1 1 8
Wayne Wyandotte Animal Adoption Center Limited 86% 99% 0% 99% 765 765 633 2 96 6
Livingston Humane Society of Livingston County Limited 98% 99% 4% 95% 796 796 769 17 10 7
Crawford Crawford County – Au Sable Valley Animal Shelter Limited 99% 99% NA NA 241 241 153 74 0 2
Kent Carol’s Ferals Limited 99% 99% 0% 99% 994 994 186 798 0 10
Emmet Little Traverse Bay Humane Society Limited 99% 99% -1% 100% 841 841 800 7 0 9
Huron Thumb Animal Shelter Limited 98% 99% 4% 95% 283 272 213 54 2 3
Newaygo McCloud’s Lake Haven Limited 99% 99% -1% 99% 697 697 657 1 0 8
Kent Focus on Ferals Limited 98% 99% NA NA 261 261 318 122 4 6
Kent Kelley’s Heart-to-Heart Adoption Center Limited 96% 99% 1% 98% 229 229 215 0 5 3
Oakland New Beginnings Animal Rescue Limited 99% 99% 0% 99% 216 216 216 0 0 3
Macomb Serenity Animal Hospital, P.C. Limited 94% 99% 0% 99% 547 547 473 0 23 7
Lenawee Lenawee Humane Society Limited 98% 98% 1% 97% 788 788 642 91 3 13
Washtenaw Ann Arbor Cat Clinic Limited 98% 98% -1% 99% 111 111 106 3 0 2
Macomb Humane Society of Macomb Limited 98% 98% 25% 73% 553 553 421 94 0 10
Kent Vicky’s Pet Connection (The Critter Cottage, LLC) Limited 96% 98% 2% 96% 312 312 299 0 8 6
Branch Humane Society of Branch County Limited 91% 98% 0% 98% 417 417 470 3 35 10
Wayne Friends of Michigan Animals Rescue Limited 98% 98% -2% 100% 351 351 320 12 0 7
Kalamazoo Kalamazoo Animal Rescue Project Limited 98% 98% -1% 99% 614 614 558 0 1 12
Jackson Cascades Humane Society, Inc. Limited 98% 98% -1% 98% 1186 1186 1110 31 1 25
Manistee Manistee County Humane Society/Homeward Bound Limited 94% 98% 0% 98% 273 273 291 1 12 7
Ogemaw Ogemaw County Humane Society Limited 95% 98% 4% 94% 247 247 172 36 5 5
Muskegon Humane Society & Animal Rescue of Muskegon Limited 95% 98% 2% 96% 434 434 419 0 12 11
Montmorency Elk Country Animal Shelter Limited 83% 97% 1% 96% 267 267 168 95 45 10
Muskegon Cat Tales Rescue Limited 97% 97% 1% 96% 165 165 92 0 0 3
Charlevoix Charlevoix County Humane Society, Inc. Limited 81% 96% -4% 100% 457 457 145 166 57 15
Washtenaw Happy Hearts Feline (combined with Jackson) Limited 96% 96% 3% 93% 87 87 71 2 0 3
Wayne Detroit Dog Rescue Limited 85% 96% 0% 96% 252 252 184 4 24 9
Eaton Eaton County Humane Society Limited 96% 96% -3% 98% 234 234 224 0 0 10
Wayne Shelter to Home Pet Adoption Center Limited 95% 95% 0% 96% 328 328 334 0 0 16
Antrim With a Little Help From My Friends Inc. Limited 95% 95% -5% 100% 63 63 59 0 0 3
Kent Kitty Koop Cat Rescue & Adoption Limited 95% 95% 5% 90% 58 58 39 0 0 2
Muskegon Noah Project Limited 93% 95% NA NA 278 278 278 4 4 16
Oakland Gasow Veterinary Hospital Limited 95% 95% -5% 100% 8 7 8 45 0 3
Ionia Mackenzie’s Animal Sanctuary Limited 95% 95% 4% 91% 77 77 85 3 0 5
Muskegon Faithful to Felines (West Mich. SPCA) Limited 94% 94% 3% 91% 344 344 375 0 0 23
Lapeer Paradise Animal Rescue Limited 92% 93% -2% 95% 106 106 97 5 1 8
Newaygo Bellwether Harbor Limited 88% 93% 9% 83% 89 89 73 10 4 7
Wayne Woodhaven & Trenton Animal Shelter Limited 83% 92% NA NA 394 394 242 81 35 30
Monroe Friends of Companion Animals Limited 92% 92% NA NA 46 46 98 0 0 9
Calhoun Humane Society of South Central Michigan Limited 89% 91% -2% 92% 336 258 214 6 4 23
Shiawassee Shiawassee County Humane Society Limited 90% 90% -1% 91% 567 567 436 60 0 53
Menominee Menominee Animal Shelter Limited 89% 90% NA NA 1138 1138 631 296 8 106
St. Clair Blue Water Area Humane Society (St. Clair Co. HS) Limited 89% 89% 10% 80% 391 391 359 20 3 45
Kent Crash’s Landing Limited 85% 89% 3% 86% 100 100 115 0 6 15
Wayne Grosse Pointe Animal Adoption Society Limited 86% 88% -1% 90% 528 528 302 130 14 59
Montcalm Peke A Tzu Rescue Limited 85% 85% 15% 70% 20 20 22 0 0 4
Dickinson Almost Home Animal Shelter-Dickinson County Limited 84% 84% 2% 83% 799 799 503 160 0 123
Genesee Humane Society of Genesee County Limited 84% 84% 3% 81% 2108 2108 1675 69 0 325
Wayne Grosse Pointe Animal Clinic Limited 45% 83% 41% 42% 146 146 17 86 86 40
Lenawee Addison Veterinary Clinic, PC Limited 43% 76% -2% 78% 217 217 12 82 71 52
Alcona Alcona Humane Society Limited 67% 67% -16% 83% 395 395 241 53 0 148
Kent Big Sids Sanctuary Limited 64% 66% 6% 59% 55 55 37 0 1 20
Macomb Animal Care Hospital of Sterling Heights Limited 51% 51% 8% 43% 148 147 49 17 0 63
Lenawee All Rovers Rescue Friends (ARRF) Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kent Bellowood Inc. Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oakland Berkley Animal Shelter Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa City of Holland Police Department Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Macomb East Detroit Animal Hospital and Services Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Washtenaw Great Lakes Rabbit Sanctuary Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alpena Huron Humane Society Inc. Limited NA NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wayne Midwest Rabbit Rescue & Re-Home Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oakland Motor City Ferrets Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ingham Nine Lives Blood Services Limited 86% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Muskegon Pearsons Howling Timbers Limited 0% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Menominee Pipers Rescue Ranch Limited NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oakland Royal Oak Animal Shelter Limited NA NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa Shelby’s Place 100% 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oakland Wixom Weezels NA 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 142,567 137,139 82,389 18,844 12,933 20,314

Definitions: 

Open = Open/Managed Admission and Animal Control: Accepting all strays even if full and accepting or making arrangements for owner surrenders when full.  Can be restricted to geography and managed intake.

Limited = Limited Admission: Only accepting animals when space is available at the shelter or in foster homes, selecting animals for intake.

Rescue = Rescue Organizations/Sanctuary/Others: Shelters with either no regularly scheduled hours open to the public, or facilities where animals live out their lives

Adjusted Intake = Intake minus Owner Request Destroy where ORD numbers are included in intake.

Save Rate = the percent of (Adopted+Returned to Owner) / (Adopted+Returned to Owner+Transferred+Euthanized)

Live Release Rate = (Adopted+Returned to Owner+Transferred) / (Adopted+Returned to Owner+Transferred+Euthanized)