What if I live outside Bossier City limits?
- If you live in Bossier Parish you can call 965-9557, if you live in Caddo Parish or Shreveport you can call 226-6624.
Is Animal Control the same as a dog pound and/or shelter?
- Yes, Animal Control houses both stray dogs and cats.
How soon should I look for my missing pet at the shelter?
- Immediately, since strays are only held three working days.
What if I have a problem with stray cats?
- You could rent a trap from the shelter for a deposit charge of $45.00 Cash Only and use of the trap for 10 working days. If the trap is returned within the ten- day period you will receive a refund of the $45.00 by check in the mail. You would be responsible for bringing any trapped cats to the shelter. We will not pick - up the cats.
What if I want to give up my animal to the shelter?
- You must bring the animal to us and turn over ownership to the shelter. The hours for receiving animals are 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Monday thru Friday.
What if I have a problem with rats, mice or bees?
- You will need to contact an exterminator regarding the vermin and you should contact a beekeeper regarding the bees.
Does the Animal Control Shelter adopt out dogs and cats?
- Yes, adoptions are between the hours of 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM Monday thru Saturday.