Hutchinson Animal Shelter Statistics

The Hutchinson Animal Shelter is a resource for all Hutchinson residents if they can no longer take care of their animals.  We take in about 2,000 stray and owner surrendered animals each year. We strive to find placement for all the animals that enter our care each year.  Some of the statistics are listed below.

Adoptions - Animals that are adopted out to the public each year.
Return to Owner - Animals that come in as strays and the owner comes in to reclaim that animal.
Transfer to another agency - Animals that are transferred to other other shelters or Rescue organizations to give them more opportunities.
Euthanized - Animals that had to be euthanized due to medical or behavior reasons.
OUTCOMES 2015 2016 2017       2018 
(End of Aug)
Adoptions 519 742 799 646
Return to Owner 277 388 391 284
Transfer to another agency 117 200 252 155
Euthanized  909 754 693 299
Listed below is the number of animals the shelter takes in yearly.
Stray - animals that come in without a known owner
Owner Surrender - animals that are brought in by their owner

INTAKES 2015 2016 2017       2018 
(End of Aug)
Strays 1769 1453 1491 1029
Owner Surrenders 172 537 578