Get our free mobile app

Talk about tugging at your heartstrings! This out of state pet adopter is saving a dog from the Caddo Parish Animal Shelter in Shreveport, LA, and has turned to Reddit users for help giving this rescue a 'proper' Louisiana name!

If you've listened to me for any amount of time on air, then you know I have a heart for rescue. When I saw this post on Reddit, it instantly hit me right in the middle of my chest. Check it out.


LA name for dog?
by u/StupdSexyDanCampbell in shreveport


First of all, what a wonderful human being to adopt an animal in Louisiana from all the way up in Maryland. Second of all, how cool is it to want to honor where that pup came from? While Roux, Saint, and Louie are all great names for a dog from Louisiana, I'd love to be able to give this adopter a ton of options to choose from. Here are some of the different suggestions they've already come up with on Reddit.


Comment by u/kitsachie from discussion LA name for dog? in shreveport


Comment
by u/WhyLater from discussion LA name for dog?
in shreveport



Comment by u/limethejellogod from discussion LA name for dog? in shreveport


Comment
by u/ReadingLizard from discussion LA name for dog?
in shreveport


Comment by u/BenchPressingCthulhu from discussion LA name for dog? in shreveport



Comment
by u/witchway777 from discussion LA name for dog?
in shreveport


Comment by u/HippieRomance from discussion LA name for dog? in shreveport


Comment
by u/aeburnside from discussion LA name for dog?
in shreveport


These are all fantastic and I absolutely love the creativity! Can you add to the list? I would LOVE to hear from you. Shoot me a message using our station's app chat or send me an email at erin.bristol@townsquaremedia.com.

Adoptable Dogs at Ninna's Road to Rescue 6-22-23

Banned Pets by States

Because the regulation of exotic animals is left to states, some organizations, including The Humane Society of the United States, advocate for federal, standardized legislation that would ban owning large cats, bears, primates, and large poisonous snakes as pets.

What States Have a State Dog?

Here are 7 Human Foods That Can Poison and Kill Your Dog

Some of these foods seem as benign as, say, a dried up grape, but can wreak absolute havoc on your four-legged friends. Check out the list according to Healthline.

Check out these 50 fascinating facts about dogs:

5 Fun Things to Try With Your Dog

RANKED: Here Are the 63 Smartest Dog Breeds

Does your loyal pup's breed make the list? Read on to see if you'll be bragging to the neighbors about your dog's intellectual prowess the next time you take your fur baby out for a walk. Don't worry: Even if your dog's breed doesn't land on the list, that doesn't mean he's not a good boy--some traits simply can't be measured.

20 Great Dogs for a First Time Owner

Here is a look at 20 dog breeds that might be perfect if you're looking to get your first dog.