NAIA Shelter Project Studies


NAIA Shelter Project Purebred StudySurvey of Shelter Dog Composition: Mutts vs. Purebreds

July 2015

A major goal of the National Animal Interest Alliance (NAIA) is to reduce the number of adoptable pets that are euthanized in American animal shelters. The problem of unwanted pets and shelter euthanasia is a multi-faceted problem, however, and to make progress toward effective solutions, we need a clearer understanding of the many issues involved. That is why NAIA focuses its resources on studying the various aspects of the pet marketplace, including pet shelters... read more