Welcome to DeSoto Parish Animal Control
DeSoto Parish Animal Control promotes and protects public safety and animal care through sheltering, education and animal law enforcement.
Our purpose is to provide responsive, efficient and high quality animal care and control services that preserves and protects public and animal safety.
We also promote responsible pet ownership, compassion toward animals and safe human-animal interactions.
As the agency responsible for animal-related public safety in DeSoto Parish, our mission is achieved through shared values including compassion, commitment, integrity and community partnerships.
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DeSoto Parish animals that need homes!
Alleviate the financial stress associated with your pet’s unexpected medical expenses and generate funds for our shelter at the same time! Simply apply for a ShelterCare Pet Insurance Program by
using the ShelterCare banner-link on the left.