DeSoto Parish Animal Shelter

Grand Cane, Louisiana

The integrally-colored concrete block facility is the parish’s first animal care facility. Connolly worked with The Larson Group of Shreveport to design a simple gabled roof structure with a wood-framed end wall to facilitate expansion.


Study Completion Date: March 2010 • Size:  9,765 sf • Cost: $1.9 million • Dog habitats: 75 • Cat habitats: 30
• Get-Acquainted areas: 3 • Community Training • Spay/Neuter Clinic
Contact: Julianne Burkhalter• Shelter Manager (2010) • 979.209.5260