Key Metrics

Evanston Animal Shelter
Intake & Outcome Statistics
2016 — 2018

Live Release Rate: 97%

2016 2017 2018 Grand Total
Intake Type Cat Dog Total Cat Dog Cat Dog Total Total
Born in care 5 0 5 6 7 13 13 9 22 40
Surrenders & returns 102 95 197 118 99 217 85 107 192 606
Custodial 2 6 8 4 9 13 7 7 14 35
Stray 156 210 366 139 216 355 116 149 265 986
Transfer in from rescue partners 7 3 10 0 9 9 31 4 35 54
Wildlife / trapped cats 1 0 1 34 0 34 33 0 33 68
Grand Total 273 314 587 301 340 641 285 276 561 1789

2016 2017 2018 Grand Total
Outcome Type Cat Dog Total Cat Dog Total Cat Dog Total
Adoption 214 129 343 212 155 367 228 140 368 1078
Died of natural causes 4 0 4 8 0 8 23 0 23 35
Euthanasia 7 6 13 7 8 15 6 10 16 44
Released cats 1 0 1 34 0 34 32 0 32 67
Return to owner 21 168 189 19 157 176 12 108 120 485
Transfer out to rescue partners 14 3 17 7 4 11 10 14 24 52
Grand Total 261 306 567 287 324 611 311 272 583 1761

Euthanasia Total 2016 13
Cats euthanized for medical reasons 7
Dogs euthanized for medical reasons 4
Dogs euthanized for behavioral issues 2
Euthanasia Total 2017 15
Cats euthanized for medical reasons 7
Dogs euthanized for medical reasons 4
Dogs euthanized for behavioral issues 4
Euthanasia Total 2018 16
Cats euthanized for medical reasons 6
Dogs euthanized for medical reasons 6
Dogs euthanized for behavioral issues 4