Pet of the Week


Dizzy is a 2-3 year old Chihuahua-Yorkie mix that weighs 6lbs and is as sweet as pie. He loves everyone and gets along fabulously with other dogs. Dizzy has a habit of chasing his tail when he is kenneled hence his name. He only does this when he’s crated. He occasionally hangs out in the front office and greets our residents as they come in and he’s never met a stranger. Prior to coming to the shelter Dizzy lived his life on a chain in someone’s back yard so he did test positive for heartworm. He’s young and doesn’t have any symptoms. Dizzy is neutered and current on vaccinations. His adoption fee is $100.00.


Animal Shelter

Animal Shelter - St. John the Baptist Parish


St John Parish Animal Shelter
488 West 2nd Street
LaPlace, LA 70068
Phone: 985-651-7387 (PETS)

Mailing address:
1801 W. Airline Hwy,
LaPlace, LA 70068

Monday - Saturday
Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Adoption Hours: Noon - 4:00 PM
After hour animal emergencies: call 9-1-1
For low cost spay neuter call the SPCA: 985-652-SPCA Phone: (985) 651-7387
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Animal Advisory Board Members

Carol Flannigan Councilman-at-Large Division A Larry Sorapuru Jr.
James Duhe Councilwoman-at-Large Division B Jaclyn Hotard
Maggie Wing Councilman District 1, Kurt Becnel  
Lisa Braud Councilwoman District 2, Julia Remondet
Kawana Ellis Perrilloux Councilman District 3, Lennix Madere
Leslie Ash Councilman District 4, Marvin Perrilloux
Kenneth Simoneaux  Councilman District 5, Michael Wright
  Councilman District 6, Larry Snyder
Jake Lyford Councilwoman District 7, Raj Pannu

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2018 Meetings

January 8, 2018 Agenda Minutes
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