2016 Summary

September of 2016 was the start of our rescue! We did not incorporate until 2017, but as individuals rescued animals in preparation for becoming a rescue. Above are photos of the animals we helped! Below are our statistics for September-December of 2016:

Animals in Rescue in the beginning of the year: 0

Animals brought into Rescue in 2016: 16

Total Animals Helped: 16 (2 Cats, 14 Dogs)

Dogs: 86% (12 individuals) were pit bulls or bully breed mixes. 

We fostered out a total of 11 animals to volunteers. 

Animals in the Rescue at the end of the year: 5


Animals Adopted Out: 10 (10 Dogs)

Animals Returned to Rescue: 0

Permanent Sanctuary Animals: 0

Animals Euthanized (Medical): 1       Animals Euthanized (Behavioral): 0

Animals Rescued from Online Sales: 11

Animals Rescued from Livestock Auctions: 0

Animals from Local Owner Surrenders: 1

Animals from Local Shelter or Veterinary Practice Transfer: 1

Stray Animal Intake: 3

2017 Adoptions:

Average Length of Stay for Adopted Dogs: 14.4 Days

Medical/Behavioral Care:

Animals Spayed/Neutered: 14

Animals Vaccinated: 14

Animals Microchipped: 14

Medical Special Needs Animals Provided Care: 9

Senior Animals Provided Care: 0

Behavioral Special Needs Animals Provided Care: 4

We will see you in 2017 and thank you for your continued support to save lives!

We are grateful to have had several wonderful photographers donate their time and skill to photograph our animals and their lives here. While many photos on our site were taken by WRAS Staff Members, others were taken by:

Tischman Pets Photography, @tischmanpets, gmt-photo.com

Mike Barr, @mikebarrphotography, www.mike-barr.com

Thunder Ridge Images, www.thunderridgeimages.com