The LSU SVM is open, and classes have begun. The Veterinary Teaching Hospital is taking appointments and is open for emergencies. If you have an animal emergency, please call 225-578-9600 for pets and small exotics or 225-578-9500 for horses and farm animals.
Louisiana horse/livestock owners in need of disaster rescue/evacuation assistance: Contact the La. Dept. of Agriculture & Forestry hotline: 855-452-5323
Animal Owners who need help with assistance during disasters can also contact their local Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, Parish Animal Control Office, or Sheriff’s Office. All emergencies and disasters begin at the local level. If you cannot reach local agencies, the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry has a 24hr hotline open during disasters 1-866-927-2476; or contact LSART (Louisiana State Animal Response Team) at email@example.com.