Hopkins County Animal Shelter http://wkms.org en Hopkins County Animal Shelter Reduces Euthanasia Rate 40% http://wkms.org/post/hopkins-county-animal-shelter-reduces-euthanasia-rate-40 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Hopkins County Animal Shelter has reduced its euthanasia rate more than forty percent in the last four years. The shelter had faced scrutiny for rates exceeding 65%. The euthanasia rate now stands at 23%. Last week, the shelter board discussed plans to implement programs to keep healthy or treatable animal deaths to a minimum of 10%. Shelter Director Charles Gentry said the humane society's recent success stems from working with the community.</span></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 17:28:21 +0000 Rob Canning 31716 at http://wkms.org Hopkins County Animal Shelter Reduces Euthanasia Rate 40%