Santa Rosa County Animal Services is excited to announce a save rate of 94% for the month of July. This is the first time the facility has achieved a save rate of 90% or more, commonly considered the benchmark for no-kill.
Animal Services has been partnering with Best Friends Animal Society since October 2019.
Best Friends provided a long-term embedded staff member, Jessica Gutmann, to the facility in February as manager of operations to help staff implement progressive sheltering practices that increase lifesaving.
Read the full article in the Aug. 20 issue of the Navarre Press.