Deadline: November 30th, 2021 at 5:00 PM
Start Date: November 10th, 2021
End Date: November 30th, 2021

    Lafourche  Parish Government is accepting quotes for Veterinarian Services on an  as-needed basis for the Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter.  This is for a twelve-month contract  (January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022) with the Parish.  Services rendered shall include but are not  limited to:  

·          Basic treatment and vaccination of animals in  the care of the Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter

·          Other services that may be needed at the  discretion of LPAS staff

·          Examination of sick or injured animals in the  care of the Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter, including emergency care

·          Spaying and neutering of shelter animals

·          Boarding and observation of animals when  necessary

·          Visits to the Lafourche Parish Animal Shelter  when necessary

·          Euthanizing animals

·          Instructing and monitoring Animal Control  Officers and Shelter Staff on disease control protocol as recommended by the  American Veterinary Medical Association

·          Issuing health certificates for transporting

·          Representation of the LPAS (Media, Regulatory,  and/or Compliance) in a professional manner if or when needed

·          Providing certificates to Lafourche Parish  Government which meet all Parish insurance requirements as called for in the  Request For Proposals, including, but not limited to:


A.    Workers’  Compensation, as required by statute, and Employee’s Liability Insurance, $1,000,000  limits

B.    Automobile  Liability Insurance, $1,000,000 limit, covering owned vehicles, leased,  non-owned and hired vehicles

C.    Commercial  General Liability insurance, $1,000,000 limit, covering 3rd party  bodily injury and property damage.

D.    Professional  Liability insurance, $1,000,000 limit

If  your office is interested in contracting with Lafourche Parish Government to  provide this service, please submit your written quote, including individual  price quote, suitable information to convey your qualifications and  experience, Louisiana Veterinarian license, and required proof of insurance  to Lafourche Parish Government, ATTN: Community Services Department, P.O. Box  425, Mathews, LA 70375 by 5:00 pm on November 30, 2021. Lafourche Parish  Government reserves the right to reject any and all quotes and the right to  disregard all nonconforming or conditional quotes or counter quotes.

To  request a full detailed packet of the insurance requirements, service/price  quotes, or for further information and/or concerns about these services,  please contact Hilary Knight, Animal Shelter Manager, at (985) 446-3532.