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Ville Platte Animal Shelter in need of rescues following sewer line break

Posted at 1:24 PM, Aug 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-20 17:24:18-04

The Ville Platte Animal Shelter is in need of rescues for several dogs after a sewage pipe broke at the shelter.

Four dogs are left to be rescued.

If you would like to help call Melissa Gibson at (337) 224-6708, Tonya Browne at (337) 581-4480, or the shelter at (337) 363-1122.

Sweet Joel is 1-2 years old. This sweet boy weighs 55 lbs. He is human and dog friendly. He is heartworm negative.


Beautiful Hayden has been here since February 11, 2021. He is a big sweetie. He weighs 63 lbs. He is human and dog friendly. He seems to be shutting down from being in a small kennel for so long. Please help Hayden.

Sweet T.J. was surrendered to the pound when his owners got a new puppy, according to one of the volunteers. He is super friendly to humans and other dogs. He is 2 years old and weighs 40 lbs. He is sadly heartworm positive. This young boy wants to run! Please help T.J.

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