The St. Charles Parish Animal Shelter, at 921 Rue la Cannes in Luling, is now hosting birthday ‘paw-ty’ experiences on Sundays to educate youth and raise funds for an eventual dog park. $50 of each pawty scheduled will go towards the future park! Additional donations will also be accepted .
Paw-ty experiences will be available at the shelter from 1 to 3 p.m.
The standard paw-ty package is priced at $375 for a group of 12 attendees and includes the following educational activities led by the shelter staff: a tour of the facility, a presentation on animal rescue and the shelter’s goals, “Be a Vet” experience, dog and cat play, basic pet care, small animals and exotics and horseback rides with permanent shelter horse Buttercup. The package also includes birthday party decor, four tables with tablecloths, plates, utensils, napkins, and cups. Also included are bottled water, lemonade, ice and a party favor for each child guest (12 max).
In addition to the standard package, the following add-ons are available:
- Pet-themed party food served in pet bowls for $50 (call shelter for details)
- Large pizzas for $12 each
- Photographer that provides a disc of party pictures for $45
Any additional children, not to exceed 20, will be $20 per child. All parties must include two adult chaperones. No personal pets will be allowed.
HOW TO BOOK
Residents interested in booking the animal shelter should call (985) 783-5010 or fill out the “Animal Shelter Paw-ty” contract here. Completed forms may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Checks must be made payable to the St. Charles Parish Finance Department.
$50 nonrefundable deposit due 1 month prior to expected pawty date, with balance due 1 week prior to pawty. Cash only is accepted & a SCP finance receipt is provided.