Animal Shelter Statistics
Discover the most shocking animal shelter statistics
About 390,000 Dogs Are Euthanized in Shelters Yearly
Euthanasia in Shelters
Delaware Became the First No-kill US State in 2019
No-Kill US State
Around 25% of Shelter Dogs Are Purebred.
Purebred in Shelters
Overall, Pet Adoptions Decreased by 20% in 2020
Pet Adoptions in 2020
Almost 6.3 Million Pets Enter US Shelters Yearly.
Pets Entering Shelters
Having Too Many Animals Is the Primary Reason for Pet Abandonment.
Shelter Animal’s Irremediably Suffering Is