Friends of the Jefferson Animal Shelter
Resources and Library
Whether you're looking for general pet-care guidelines, hints on finding animal-friendly rental housing, dog obedience, or advice on coping with the death of your beloved companion, below are links to pet care that may be helpful.
Dog Behavior Workshop and Dog Obedience
Interested in a dog behavior workshop or dog obedience courses. The Jefferson Parish Parks and Recreation Department offers them. Call 736-6999, EXT 118 for information.
ASPCA's Pet Care Information
Best Friends Library of Pet Care Tips for the seasoned rescuer or first-time pet owner.
HSUS Pet Care Information
HSUS Cat Care Information
HSUS Dog Care Information
How to Introduce a New Cat to Your Cat
How to Introduce a New Dog to Your Cat
How to Introduce a New Dog to Your Resident Dog
PetEducation.com by Drs. Foster & Smith.
Want your cat to safely enjoy the great outdoors? Cat fences and cat enclosures are great opportunities to let your cat enjoy the outside safely. Follow the links below for more information:
Affordable Cat Fence
The Cat's Den Cat Enclosures
Alley Cat Allies - Do-it-Yourself Cat Fence
Cat Fence-In Cat Containment System
SafeCat Outdoor Enclosure
C&D Pet Products Cat Enclosure
CD&E Enterprises Animal Enclosures
Need information on Feral Cats? Visit Alley Cat Allies
Make sure you are prepared for a disaster - hurricanes, flooding, fires, tornadoes, etc. Visit the ASPCA's website for disaster preparedness information.
Jefferson Parish Municipal code can be found here. Chapter 7 pertains to Animals.
P.O. Box 1079
Metairie, LA 70004-1079