GRETNA, La. (AP) - The City Council has amended its leash law to exempt cats. But Nola.comThe Times-Picayune reported Councilman Joe Marino III may introduce a measure requiring collars for the animals. Complaints about residents walking dogs without leashes prompted Marino to look at the ordinance. That's when he found... more »
We are fortunate on GMA to meet at least two animals each month up for adoption through the Lafayette Animal Control Shelter . Most of the time, I want to take them home! I have four pets of my own, three dogs and a 16-year-old cat. Two of my dogs... more »
BAKER, La. (AP) - The Baker City Council presented Metro Councilwoman Chauna Banks-Daniel with a resolution in support of her effort to have a Baker resident appointed to the Capital Area Transit System board. The CATS board has two vacancies because of recent resignations. Banks-Daniel told the Baker council Tuesday... more »
BAKER, La. (AP) - Baker officials say it's time that their city's interests are represented on the parish bus system's board of directors. And now that the Capital Area Transit System has two vacancies to fill as a result of recent resignations, some see it as a perfect opportunity to... more »
Instead of giving up their dogs for good, a foster program is helping service men and women come home to their pets.
Staff Sergeant Bethany Morgan-Taylor is back at Fort Polk after serving a tour overseas. Her dogs have been living in Lafayette with a foster parent through a... more »
Discount Days on Cats!
Adopt a pet! LACC has many wonderful animals available for adoption. As part of progressive changes happening at the shelter, veterinary care is now provided by a dedicated and full-time veterinarian. Dr. Shelly Liles evaluates all animals available for adoption. They receive a physical exam,... more »
Lafayette, La.- Three major events bring the sounds of Zydeco, Blues and Latino music to downtown celebrating cultural traditions and community spirit, this week in Parc International.
Zydeco greats, Geno Delafose, Krossfyre and Keith Frank perform at Acadiana Coup de Main on Thursday, October 1. This event is hosted... more »