Louisiana SPCA

Unleash Your Heart

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Humane pet adoption, rescue, shelter, and veterinary services across Louisiana

Our mission is to promote, protect and advance the well-being of Louisiana’s companion animals. Our diverse programs and services advance animal welfare and foster the human-animal bond.


Browse our animals that are currently available for adoption.

Community Clinic

Our award-winning Community Clinic provides affordable, low-cost services to the animals in the greater New Orleans area.

Humane Law & Rescue

Our Humane Law & Rescue team is here to help keep pets safe and to enforce the animal laws in Orleans Parish.

Pet Care & Training

Our trainers can help you reach your behavior goals, big or small.

In the Know

The latest news
and updates

Upcoming Events

You can make a difference in the lives of animals in our community!


can provide a microchip for a shelter animal


enables a dog to receive lifesaving vaccinations


can spay/neuter a shelter animal

We’re right next door!

We are proud Louisianians! In addition to being located right over the bridge, we take every chance we get to embrace the wonderful culture around us. Just see for yourself…

Follow our Lead

In Louisiana, our pets are a part of our culture as much as anything else. And for more than 130 years, the Louisiana SPCA has been an advocate for all our furry friends across the state. Follow our Lead and show the characters of Louisiana you care by supporting the Louisiana SPCA.

New Orleans

1700 Mardi Gras Blvd.,
New Orleans, LA 70114

Hours and Info

Plaquemines Parish

455 F Edward Hebert Blvd.,
Belle Chasse, LA 70037

Hours and Info

Find your furever friend!

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Our work would not be possible without the passion and dedication of our volunteers.

From volunteering to foster and youth programs, there are plenty of ways to get involved and make a difference.

We help write true love stories every day.


I adopted Cora about 4 years ago and we’ve had quite an adventure- traveling and moving until we found our home in Austin, Texas. Throughout the week, she guards the house and keeps me company while I work from home- Mostly resting up for her weekly hike in one of Austin’s lovely parks. She’s super sweet and affectionate and gives the best kisses!

It’s a love story – really! Read our Happy Tails and Impact Stories and visit us in person to create yours!