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Who we are

Since 1888, the Louisiana SPCA has been promoting, protecting and advancing the well-being of Louisiana's companion animals.


As a nonprofit organization dedicated to the elimination of animal suffering, we have been committed to serving the needs of the people and animals in New Orleans and across the region for more than 130 years.

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Hours and Contact Info

Our adoption hours are Monday-Saturday, 10 am-4 pm; Sundays, 12-4 pm. We receive animals 24-hours a day. To drop off a stray animal before or after hours, please visit our back gate.

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Animal Care and Rescue Center

Adoption, Resource Center & Clinic

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Senior Staff

For more than 125 years, our staff has been committed to serving the needs of the people and animals in our community and across the region. 

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Employment Opportunities

Our staff truly make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals each year. If you think you have what it takes to be their hero then consider joining team Louisiana SPCA. 

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About Us

Our mission is to promote, protect and advance the well-being of Louisiana's companion animals.




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Chartered in 1888, we are the oldest and most comprehensive animal welfare organization in the state, providing care for more than 43,000 homeless and companion animals annually.

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Stay in the know and find out how you can make a difference in the lives of the animals in our community.


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How many lives do we save each year? What types of animals do we take care of? How can you help? Find the answers to these questions and more! 

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Board of Directors

The Louisiana SPCA Board of Directors provides focus and direction for our mission.

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Board Members

Advocacy Council

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Your Impact

You help save animals and make an impact with every gift.