The September LAAS stats are out.
The number of cats and dogs killed for September 2008 versus September 2007 is 40% higher!!!!!
The number of kittens killed it is 43% higher.
Adoptions were up 20% and New Hope rescues were about the same.
DOA is up 55% compared to the same 12 month period which included 1/2 of Ed's first year here!
Cat and dog September impounds were up 24% over September 2007, and kill numbers were up 40%. LAAS does not do well even with small increases in impounds.
For all Other Animals, the kill numbers are up 61%. No time to be a gerbil now.