Agriculture

Animal Welfare Program Statistics

January to December 2015


Total number of humane cases filed: 798

Figure 1 Animal welfare case statuses as a percentage of total animal welfare cases filed from January to December 2015 (*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 December 2015 (*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 December 2015 (*Percentage of all animal welfare cases filed will not total 100 percent, as multiple violations may be associated with each case).