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Rescue

In 2019, Humane Law & Rescue responded to over 7,300 calls about animals in need, and rescued over 1,100 abused and neglected animals.

Found Pet Report

If you have found an animal and plan to keep it in your home until you locate the owner, please fill out our found pet report below. If you plan to surrender the animal to a shelter, please be sure to bring it to the parish shelter where you found the animal. That will increase the odds of the owner being able to find their lost pet! 

 

Surrender a Found Pet

New Orleans Campus

  • We accept found animals 24/7/365. If you are bringing the animal to our New Orleans campus after normal business hours, please visit the back entrance on Mardi Gras Boulevard. 

Plaquemines Campus:

  • We accept found animals during normal business hours. 

 

  

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Location Information
Where was the animal found?
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Pet Information
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Collar/Tag Information
Only fill out this info if the animal was wearing tags, a collar or is microchipped.
Finder's Information
Is it ok to give out your phone and/or email address to a potential owner?
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By checking this box you acknowledge that as soon as you submit this form you will email a photo of the found pet to lostandfound@nohlr.org.
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Did you know?

In 2019 our Humane Law & Rescue Officers completed over 7,300 investigations into claims of animal cruelty and neglect.

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