It’s a new year, and there are many animals hoping 2019 brings them their “furever” homes.

Animals are up for adoption at the parish’s three animal shelters located in Denham Springs, Walker and Livingston.

The Denham Springs Animal Shelter is located at 600 Bowman Street #C, and its hours of operation are 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily. For more information, call (225) 664-4472 or email

The Walker Animal Shelter is located at 13740 Ball Park Road, and its hours of operation are 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday-Thursday and on Saturdays. For more information, call (225) 791-3482 during normal business hours or (225) 686-2241 after hours.

The Livingston Parish Animal Shelter is located at 13525 Florida Blvd. in Livingston, and its hours of operation are 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday. For more information, call (225) 686-7798.

The three animal shelters are also very active on Facebook, where they post pictures of lost or picked-up animals, adoptions or any other updates daily.

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