Agriculture

Animal Welfare Program Statistics

January to March 2017 

 

 Total number of humane cases filed: 254

 

 

Figure 1 Animal welfare case statuses as a percentage of total animal welfare cases filed from January to March 2017 (*Percentage of all animal welfare cases filed will not total 100 percent as multiple statuses may be associated with each case in the event of escalating enforcement; 1Complaint was dismissed as owner was compliant and the complaint was unjustified; 2Animals were seized due to distress, abandonment or non-compliance with Order; 3Orders issued may be in the form of a Justice's, Director's or Prohibition Order).

 

 

 
Figure 2 Species as a percentage of total animal welfare cases filed from January to March 2017 (*Percentage of all animal welfare cases filed will not total 100 percent as multiple species may be associated with each case).

  

 
Figure 3 Violations, as outlined in The Animal Care Act, as a percentage of total animal welfare cases filed from January to March 2017 (*Percentage of all animal welfare cases filed will not total 100 percent, as multiple violations may be associated with each case).

 

For more information, please contact the Chief Veterinary Office (CVO).