In order to help prevent the spread of coronavirus in Terrebonne Parish, a Parish-wide curfew has been jointly implemented by Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove, Terrebonne Parish Sheriff Jerry Larpenter, and Houma Police Chief Dana Coleman, beginning April 1, 2020, from 10PM till 5AM and will remain in effect daily until further notice.
The Terrebonne Parish Animal Shelter's mission is to balance the health, safety, and welfare of the people and animals by:
protecting the rights of people from the dangers and nuisances caused by uncontrolled animals
ensuring the protection of animals from mistreatment
promoting and motivating responsible pet ownership
The Animal Shelter provides a variety of services:
catching stray, lost, or dangerous animals
housing unwanted pets
administering an adoption program
assisting the public in animal related problems
responding to eminent situations regarding animals
The Animal Shelter also works in conjunction with local law enforcement for after hour, weekend, and holiday emergencies.
Follow us on to see pictures of adoptable animals and to keep up with the latest events at the shelter.
Terrebonne Parish Animal Shelter announces... Reading Tales to Wagging Tails
A program that allows children in our community to come to the shelter & read to our adoptable animals. Reading aloud to animals can boost literacy skills for children while providing
enrichment to the animals.
A reading adventure for children of all ages. Children can bring their favorite books or use ours. Parent/guardian supervision is required while readers are on site.
Check out the flyer for more information.