County Executive Leopold Announces Efforts to Boost Adoption Rate for Animal Control
Goal is to adopt 100 percent of adoptable animals
Annapolis, MD (January 21, 2011) - County Executive John R. Leopold today announced that several new outreach efforts have been added to increase the adoption rate at Animal Control from 87 percent to 100 percent.
"As a pet owner myself, I am pleased that we have increased the visibility of adoptable pets and set a high goal for Animal Control," County Executive Leopold said. "No animal shelter is perfect, but we must strive to do everything we can to find loving homes for these animals. Our efforts are already paying off."
The following improvements have been made to boost the adoption rate: