Q: How do I adopt a pet?
A: Select a pet from our online sites and call Jami at 504 458 0531 to see if the pet is still available. Make appointment to meet the selected pet.
Q: Do I fill out any forms?
A: Yes, an adoption questionnaire must be completed pre adoption and an adoption agreement form will be filled out for the actual adoption of a pet.
Q: Is there an adoption fee?
A: Yes, the adoption fee is usually $250 for adult dogs .
Q: Are the pets fully vaccinated?
A: Yes, the pets are fully vaccinated by a vet for adults and puppies as they mature.
Q: Are the pets spayed or neutered?
A: Yes, all six months and older pets are spayed or neutered.
Q: Are the pets healthy?
A: Yes, they are tested for heartworms and if positive they are treated. All pets are on heartworm and flea preventive. Any other medical or physical problem if known will be disclosed before adopting.
Q: What if the adoption does not work out?
A: You have two weeks from the date of the adoption for a money back guarantee as long as the pet is returned in the same physical and medical condition. After the two weeks period if the pet must be given up for whatever reason the Metairie Humane adopted pets are to be returned to us with no refund of fees.
Q: What if we need advice with our new pet?
A: You are encouraged and welcomed to call us with any concerns. You will be given contact numbers at the time of adoption.
Q: Where and when can pets be seen?
A: Pets can be seen at:
Pampered Pets Bed and Breakfast / Metairie Humane Shelter 6213 Airline Drive
Metairie, LA 70003
Mon - Fri 8:30 a.m. til 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. - Noon.
Due to covid-19, Metairie Humane will do meet & greets with our dogs outside in our Bark Park by appointment only. Call Jami at 504-458-0531 to make an appointment.
Q: Can I donate to Metairie Humane?
A: Yes, money donations can be made in person at the shelter
or by check made out to Metairie Humane and mailed to:
6213 Airline Drive
Metairie, LA 70003
We are always in need of bedding, food, treats, flea preventative, shampoo and toys. See our Wish List located under the Donate Tab.
For more info call 504 458 0531