About ACS

ACS Strategic Plan Information

2011 Animal Care Strategic Plan

Description: Animal Care Services 2011 Strategic Plan (PDF)

2006 Animal Care Strategic Plan

Description: Animal Care Services 2006 Strategic Plan (PDF)

ACS Studies

2019 Unrestrained Dog Study

Description: ACS FY 2019 Unrestrained Dog Study (PDF)

ACS Surveys

2017 ACS Community Survey

Description: 2017 ACS Community Survey (PDF)

Important Information About ACS Data

The City Auditor's Office has released a comprehensive report where they audited the department's reporting processes and performance data including Live Release rate and pet outcomes. 

Official findings were presented to City Leadership on September 20, 2016. 

Access the report here.

Statistics & Reports

The Asilomar Accords are a national reporting standard for classifying the intake and outcome of dogs and cats in animal shelters. ACS will post new monthly Asilomar reports by the second Friday of each month. ACS will post the ACS Advisory Board Quarterly Report at the end of the following months (January, May, July, and November).

ACS Asilomar Reports

OCTOBER 1, 2019 - SEPTEMBER 30, 2020

ASILOMAR Report Update

October 1, 2018 - September 30, 2019

ASILOMAR Report Update

October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018

October 1, 2016 - September 30, 2017

October 1, 2015 - September 30, 2016

ACS Department Quarterly Performance Reports

OCTOBER 1, 2017 - SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

First Quarter FY 2018 (.pdf)           Third Quarter FY 2018 (.pdf)

Second Quarter FY 2018 (.pdf)      Annual Report FY 2018 (.pdf)

October 1, 2016 - September 30, 2017

October 1, 2015 - September 30, 2016

October 1, 2014 - September 30, 2015

October 1, 2013 - September 30, 2014

October 1, 2012 - September 30, 2013

October 1, 2011 - September 30, 2012