Heat Strokecan occur inless than 15 minutes if your pet is

   outside in the yard in full sun with no shade available!

PETCO ADOPTION EVENT - JULY 31 - 3 TO 5 PM

3500 WILLIAMS BLVD., KENNER

Running into a store for "just a minute" can be

FATAL FOR YOUR CHILD OR PET LEFT IN A CAR EVEN WITH CRACKED WINDOWS!

*  We have reached 90 F, so in 10 minutesit will be 109 F in

    your car, which is likely to bedeadly to a pet or child.

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PURCHASED TICKETS AT LADIES & TRAMPS SPAGHETTI DINNER!  WINNERS OF MAJOR PRIZES:

  • Door Prize = Joy Anderson
  • 50/50 = Yvette Hamilton

**  We still have hand made wreaths available for sale:

  •     Pick out your door wreath to decorate for SUMMER
  •     Go To the Donate Tab - Shop Wreaths.  
  •     100% of all proceeds goes directly to Metairie Humane.
  •     Call 458-0531 with an your best offer, & check if we still
    ​    have the one(s) you want!

SAVE THE FOLLOWING DATES:

  • Divots for Dogs Golf Tournament - October 2 -10 am Tee
  • Howl-O-Weenie Pet Fest - October 23 - 11am - 5 pm 

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** A big Thank You to all of our supporters who have

     donated so many items from our Wish List to us.

     We appreciate each and every donation so much!

      *  Donation of supplies allows us to direct more of our  

          funds on medical care 

      *  Check out our Wish List under the Donate Tab.

      *  Check out our Donors of Goods and Services

          under the Donate Tab. (2021 under construction)

   


  • ​Vets see many burned paws during the summer months
  • Take walks when it is cooler
  • If its too hot for your bare feet,
    it is too hot for their paws

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HEADLINE  NEWS

IF YOU THINK YOUR PET MAY HAVE HEATSTROKE

  • Immediately move somewhere cool either indoors with air conditioning or in the breeze of a fan.
  • Place cool (NOT COLD), wet cloths on your pet's head, neck and chest.
  • Offer small amounts of cool, fresh water to drink.
  • GET YOUR PET TO THE VET.
  • Quick action can save your pet's life.

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As you do your ONLINE shopping, please name

Metairie Humane as your Charity on Smile Amazon

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​** Check out our success stories on the 2020 &

       2021 Life Time Love Affairs Pages thanks to your

       volunteer efforts and financial support.

        THANK   YOU!!!   WOOF!!       


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METAIRIE HUMANE 2020 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Rescued 347 dogs  - Compared to 221 in 2019, which was our previous highest year
  • Adopted out 344 dogs - Compared to 209 in 2019
  • We treated 12 heartworm positive dogs
  • We took care of 11 Mama dogs, 91 puppies & 44 dogs that needed extended stays for socialization or medical reasons.
  • 216 Spays & Neuters  - Compared to 86 in 2019
  • 739 Heartworm & Flea Prevention Doses - Compared to 449 in 2019
  • 264 Shots - Compared to 127 in 2019
  • 118 Heartworm tests performed
  • 4 Major Medical Cases costing over $1000 & 19 other Medical Cases (all excluding HW+)

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------------HEAT   ALERT------------

WINNER OF "LET'S MIX IT UP" SCRATCH OFF IS TOM BAGWELL

   




  • Smile.Amazon is Amazon's charitable entity
  • Same items and same prices as on Amazon
  • Amazon Prime Users receive the same benefits on Smile.Amazon
  • A portion of each sale goes to Metairie Humane when named as your charity
  • To insure Metairie Humane gets credit for the sale, be sure to shop at:

     https://www.smile.amazon.com/ch/26-4330206

  • NEW IN THE AMAZON SHOPPING APP, TOO - Now our supporters can use the Amazon Shopping APP on their mobile phone to sign up for Amazon Smile and select "Metairie Humane" as their  favorite charity.   Amazon Smile donates at NO COST TO YOU!
                 ​          Open the Amazon APP on your phone
                 Select the Main Menu (=) & Tap on "AmazonSmile"
                     within the Programs & Features
                 Select​ "Metairie Humane" as your charity
                 Follow the on-screen instructions to activate Amazon
                      Smile in the mobile APP
                                                                                       


  • $5 PER SQUARE
  • TEXT 504-458-0531 WITH YOUR NUMBERS
  • VENMO PAYMENT TO JAMI HIRSTIUS AT
    504-458-0531
  • ​LAST RAFFLE FOR A WHILE, SO GET YOUR NUMBERS BEFORE THEY ARE GONE!

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THINGS TO BE AWARE OF FOR THE HEALTH OF THEIR YOUR DOG! 

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BEWARE OF BURNED PAWS FROM HOT ASPHALT

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DO NOT LEAVE YOUR DOG OR CHILD IN A HOT CAR


THANK YOU TO ALL WHO TOOK CHANCES ON THE YETI COOLER, THOSE THAT DONATED SHADE SAILS, TERRY AHERN & ALL THOSE THAT HELPED INSTALL THE POLES & SHADE SAILS.  NOW OUR PUPPIES HAVE SHADE IN THE PLAYPENS!

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ENOUGH WITH THE RAIN SCRATCH OFF BOARD NOW OPEN

JEFF

​Our Mascot

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JACK

​Our Spokes Dog