Monthly Report - June 2020

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Do you want to know how many animals come to Multnomah County Animal Services each month, where they go, or the types of calls our Animal Services officers respond to in the community? View our monthly report for June 2020.


The Multnomah County Animal Shelter (MCAS) accepted 304 animals in June 2020. The majority of intakes were officer impounded animals, and strays from members of the public. Dogs and cats were the most commonly accepted animals.

 

Animal Intakes by Intake Type

Intake Type

Count

Percent

Stray Animals brought in by a member of the public

86

28%

Impound Animals brought in by a field officer

193

63%

Owner surrender

22

7%

Return of adopted animal

0

0%

Other

3

1%

Total

304

100%

 

Animal Intakes by Animal Type

Animal Type

Count

Percent

Cats

87

29%

Kittens

62

20%

Dogs

93

31%

Puppies

3

1%

Other

59

19%

Total

304

100%




 

The Multnomah County Animal Shelter released 299 animals. The majority of these animals were reclaimed by their owners, or transferred to other agencies. Dogs and cats were the most commonly released animals.

Animal Releases by Outcome Type

Outcome Type

Count

Percent

Adopted

10

3%

Reclaimed/returned to owner

79

26%

Transferred to another agency

127

42%

Euthanized - This number represents all animals under MCAS care that were euthanized. It does not necessarily represent the number of euthanasias that will be counted in our end-of-year Asilomar report.

31

10%

Other (less than 1% each)

52

17%

Total

299

100%

 

Animal Releases by Animal Type

Animal Type

Count

Percent

Cats

91

30%

Kittens

53

18%

Dogs

94

31%

Puppies

3

1%

Other

58

19%

Total

299

100%




 

Our field services officers responded to 649 calls

Field Officer Calls by Type

Call Type

Count

Percent

Dead Animal Pickup

122

19%

Stray Animal

75

12%

Suspected Cruelty / Neglect

99

15%

Loose aggressive animal Animals actively charging, attacking, or chasing people or animals

77

12%

Bite Investigation

73

11%

Loose Nuisance Animal

36

6%

Injured Animal

47

7%

Abandoned Animal

15

2%

Animal Placed in Protective Custody

16

2%

Other

89

14%

Total

649

100%



In addition, volunteers worked 6,612 hours. Fosters volunteered an estimated 6,597 of reported hours.