MURRAY ADOPTS
Jun 05, 2013 | 621 views | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Once a month, we will feature an adoption from the Murray County Animal Shelter. This month, it’s the Kevin Mantooth family.

The May report for the shelter:

Total calls completed: 154

Animals handled

Dogs 233

Cats 163

Other 29

Total 425

Outgoing:

Adopted dogs 20

Adopted cats 7

Rescued dogs 95

Rescued cats 90

Reclaimed dogs

14

Reclaimed cats 1

Reclaimed/rescued other 29

Total 256

Animals euthanized

Dogs 85

Cats 64

Total 149

35% Euthanasia rate

50% rescue rate

4% owner reclaim

6% adoption rate

5% carried over to June

Director Diane Franklin said that she and Commissioner Brittany Pittman are working on a breeder ordinance and/or a registration ordinance for pets.