Animal Welfare Program Statistics

January to December 2014

For Rural Manitoba (all cases outside of Winnipeg)




Total number of animal welfare cases filed: 696


1The number of cases will not equal the total number of humane cases filed. There may be multiple statuses associated with each case in the event of escalating enforcement.
2The percent of all humane cases filed will not total 100%. Again, there may be multiple statuses associated with each case in the event of escalating enforcement.
3Complaint was dismissed as owner was compliant and the complaint was unjustified.
4Animals were seized due to distress, abandonment or non-compliance with Order.
5Orders issued may be in the form of a Justice's, Director's or Prohibition Order.


Total number of animal welfare cases involving different species:


1The number of cases will not equal the total number of humane cases filed. There may be multiple species associated with each case.
2The percent of all humane cases filed will not total 100%. Again, there may be multiple species associated with each case.


Top 5 animal welfare concerns:




For more information, contact the Chief Veterinary Office.