The Humane Society of New Orleans has a full-time team of humane investigation professionals who respond 24/7 to domestic and wild animal distress calls and work on animal issues across the New Orleans region.

  • Animal Rescue: Team members have special training, tools and equipment to rescue trapped animals from storm drains and basins as well as city canals.
  • Animal Cruelty: Our investigators are trained in the latest animal cruelty investigation techniques through an intensive in-house and multiple external classes.
  • Experience: Many of our investigators have animal control officer and law enforcement experience in addition to humane classroom training.
  • Response Time: Our field teams are dispatched on a 24/7 basis for emergency calls.