Statistical Information

Stats for 2016

January-December 2016
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 1737 1436 244 38 4
Cat 2172 1815 19 99 11
Total 3909 3251 263 137 15
% of Intake 83% 7% 4%
Live Release Rate: 96%
More of less intake vs 2015: 623: 19%
Increase/loss in adoptions vs 2015: 784: 32%

Stats for 2015

January-December 2015
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 1496 1125 282 59 15
Cat 1778 1342 22 134 3
Total 3274 2467 304 193 18
% of Intake 75% 9% 5%
Live Release Rate: 94%
More of less intake vs 2014: 915
Increase/loss in adoptions vs 2014: 41%

Stats for 2014

January-December 2014
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 1263 850 263 37 6
Cat 1203 866 13 86 0
Total 2359 1741 276 123 6
% of Intake 88% 12% 6%
Live Release Rate: 94%
Dog Reclaim Rate: 41%
Cat Reclaim Rate: 3%

Stats for 2013

January-December 2013
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 866 563 235 59 15
Cat 655 515 6 61 0
Other 16 15 0 0 0
Total 1537 1093 241 120 15
% of Intake 71% 16% 8%
Live Release Rate: 92%
Dog Reclaim Rate: 41%
Cat Reclaim Rate: 2%

Stats for 2012

We dropped to 87%. Read our blog for why.

January-December 2012
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 923 608 229 65 6
Cat 949 637 18 159 0
Other 34 32 0 0 0
Total 1906 1277 247 224 6
% of Intake 68% 12% 12%
Live Release Rate: 87%
Dog Reclaim Rate: 38%
Cat Reclaim Rate: 4%

Stats for 2011

End of year we reached 90%.

January-December 2011
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 955 584 281 58 9
Cat 948 643 12 124 0
Other 36 31 3 0 0
Total 1939 1258 296 182 9
% of Intake
Live Release Rate*: 90%
Dog Reclaim Rate: 41%
Cat Reclaim Rate: 2%

In 2011, we saw an 11% increase in adoptions and a 32% decrease in euthanasia with 9% more intake. Thank you everyone who adopts and fosters!

See below for the Asilomar Accords stats for 2011.


Stats for 2010

January-December 2010
Intake Adopted Reclaimed Euthanized Transferred
Dog 892 518 280 78 8
Cat 854 570 4 188 1
Other 35 38 0 0 1
Total 1781 1126 284 266 10
% of Intake 63% 16% 15%
Live Release Rate*: 84%
Dog Reclaim Rate: 47%
Cat Reclaim Rate: 0%

*Save rate or live release rate- an industry standard statistic, based on outcome of animals, not on intake. It equals all animals that were adopted, transferred and returned to owner divided by the total outcome of animals.

Statistical information on regional shelters from 2005 to 2015.

2012 Asilomar Accord Stats for Lynchburg Humane Society and the City of Lynchburg Animal Control

2011 Asilomar Accord Stats for Lynchburg Humane Society and the Lynchburg Community

2010 Asilomar Accord Stats for Lynchburg Humane Society and the City of Lynchburg Animal Control

2009 Asilomar Accord Stats for Lynchburg Humane Society and the Lynchburg Community and City of Lynchburg Animal Control– These stats are being provided In accordance with the Maddies Fund Community Shelter Statistics Grant the Lynchburg Community received. These stats show the importance of achieving a No Kill status for the Lynchburg community. We want to end the euthanasia of all healthy and treatable animals and provide them with the treatment they need to be placed in loving homes. With the help of the community we can make it happen. How? Volunteer, Adopt, Donate, Foster… and if you need to surrender a pet, be patient and allow us time to bring in your pet when we have appropriate space.