BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Pet adoption charges for six Louisiana animal shelters shall be decreased within the first week of October.
Two of these animal shelters are within the Larger Baton Rouge space – the Rescue Alliance in Gonzales and the West Feliciana Animal Humane Society in St. Francisville.
The low charge adoption occasion organized by the BISSELL Pet Basis will happen nationwide from October 1-8. In accordance with the inspiration, pet adoption charges shall be $50 or much less throughout this week.
“It has been a difficult 12 months for animal shelters in our nation. The devastating enhance in proprietor give up has left hundreds of socialized, house-trained and leash-trained pets determined to seek out properties,” mentioned Cathy Bissell, founding father of the Bissell Pet Basis. “Our fall ’empty shelter’ will assist hundreds of pet adoptions throughout the nation, serving to shelters throughout this important time. Opening your own home to a shelter pet saves a life and offers one other pet an opportunity.” makes room for.”
Different animal shelters taking part within the occasion embody the Catnip Basis at Massive Sky Ranch in Folsom, Iberia Parish Rabies Management in New Iberia, Northshore Humane Society in Covington and St. Bernard Parish Animal Companies in Violet.
For extra data on accessible pets or for the ‘Evacuate Shelters’ program, click on right here.