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1,985 Dogs were Euthanized in Marion County

Last year 4,314 dogs ended up in animal services. 46% of them lost their lives.

Only 2% of dogs & 0.5% of Cats Were Pulled By Rescues

All of the rescue organizations combined were only able to pull 2.5% of the 10,000+ animals that ended up in Marion County Animal Services last year.

82% of Cats Lost Their Lives

Of the 5,703 cats that ended up in Marion County Animal Services, 4,676 never made it out.

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