Best Friends Incentive


NEW South Central Incentive Program

Dates: July 9th-July 23, 2021

Caddo Parish Animal Services and Mosquito Control is excited to be a participant in the South Central Incentive Program. This program is sponsored by Best Friends National Animal Society. Best Friends will provide a $125.00 incentive for every pet pulled by a rescue that meets the requirements below.  In order to receive the payment, rescues must be approved and provide the following information:

  • Name of Rescue check is to be made payable to
  • Payment address, email, phone number
  • EIN# or W9 or Tax Exempt Number

Dog pulls must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Be 40lbs and over
  • Heartworm Positive
  • At shelter more than 30 days
  • Special needs dogs (Limps, diabetic, etc)
  • Senior Dogs
  • Vet-suspected pregnancy
  • Mom and babies together

 Cat pulls must meet one of the following requirements:

  • All cats over 30 days
  • Special need Cats/Kittens (Injuries, FELV/FIV etc)
  • Groups of 3 kittens or more
  • Senior Cats
  • Mom and babies together

To become an approved rescue, please submit:

A signed memorandum with Caddo Parish Animal Services (to be provided on request)

  • Copy of Rescue’s 501c3
  • Copy of rescue representative’s identification
  • Letterhead containing rescue’s website/Facebook page, Phone Number and List of approved representatives to tag/pull animals


All dogs and cats that are tagged/pulled by a rescue must be taken within 48 hours.  

For additional information on this exciting program and more details contact Amy LaSorda, Assessment and Foster Coordinator at ; or Kelvin Samuel, Assistant Director of Animal Services and Best Friends Executive Leadership Certification Program participant at