Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter

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UPAWS Statistics for 2015, 2016 & 2017

UPAWS 2017 Save Rate 98%

The Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter believes that every organization should be judged by how well it achieves its mission. Transparency is the key, and we keep this page updated yearly.

Live release rate is calculated by the total number of animals that left our organization alive divided by the number of total incoming animals.


UPAWS 2016 Save Rate 99%

Stats for Website - Calendar year 2015

2015 Save Rate 100.5 %

View MI Pet Fund Alliance Save Reports by County Here: http://www.michiganpetfund.org/save-rate-reports-awards/2016-shelter-reports/

Have questions? Email info@upaws.org.`

Contact Us

Phone: (906) 475-6661
Fax: (906) 475-6669
Email: info@upaws.org

Office Hours

Mon-Wed: 12pm to 4pm
Thursday: 12pm to 6:30pm
Friday-Sunday: 12pm-4pm


815 South State Highway M553
Gwinn, MI 49841
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