NR 16-54 BCSO Press Conference

September 22, 2016 - 8:00 pm Author: Category:

Sheriff Ivey will be announcing that the Brevard County Animal Services has officially reached the status as a “No Kill Community”, tomorrow , September 23rd at 11:00am at the BCSO South Animal Care Center, 5100 West Eau Gallie Blvd, Melbourne.

When the Sheriff’s Office assumed responsibility for Animal Services on October 1, 2014, the average live release rate for the County’s Animal Services Department was 55% over the previous five (5) years. Currently for 2016, the live release rate is 94.86%, with 14 of the last 15 months exceeding 90%. Sheriff Ivey will also be announcing a new partnership with the SPCA of North Brevard.