Parish Animal Shelter has booth at Awesome Art On The Bayou Festival

Staff reports

Ascension Parish Animal Shelter employees will have an informational booth this weekend at the Awesome Art on the Bayou, Louisiana Arts and Cultural Festival, held at the City of Gonzales’ Jambalaya Park, parish officials said.

The festival is presented by the River Region Art Association and will be held on Saturday, October 8 and Sunday, October 9 from 10 a.m. till 5 p.m.

Megan Choate, office manager with the Animal Shelter, said pets would be available for adoptions. She said spaying and neutering information will also be available at the booth.

“We want the public to be aware of what services we offer at the Animal Shelter and festivals like this one are a good way for us to get interaction with the public,” Choate said.