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Job Swap: Paws 4 You

Working at a pet rescue center is a little more involved than just playing with puppies, and CBS 4 anchor Walter Makaula learned that first hand when he swapped jobs with Carol Caridad of Miami’s Paws 4 You rescue.

06/16/2014

May 30. 2014: 51 dogs were rescued from a Hialeah home.  (Source CBS4)

51 Dogs Rescued From Hialeah Home Need Immediate Adoption

Miami-Dade County’s Animal Services rescued more than 50 dogs Friday morning from a Hialeah home

05/30/2014

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Record Number Of Pets Adopted At MDAS Event

A record number of dogs and cats found their “fur”-ever home during a weekend adoption extravaganza at Miami-Dade Animal Services.

CBS4–07/29/2013

(CBS4) This Husky, named Rachael Ray, was one of 46 dogs rescued from a Clewiston puppy mill by the Broward Humane Society.

New ‘Leash’ On Life For Rescued Puppy Mill Dogs

Dozens of dogs rescued from a Florida puppy mill are getting new homes Thursday after dog lovers lined up at the Humane Society of Broward County to give the canines a second chance.

CBS4–09/22/2011

(CBS4) One of 46 dogs rescued by the Broward Humane Society from a Clewiston puppy mill.

Rescued Dogs Need Loving New Homes

Dozens of dogs rescued from a Florida puppy mill will be ready for adoption at the Broward Humane Society by the end of the week.

CBS4–09/21/2011

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Clewiston Puppy Mill Dogs Find Sanctuary At Broward Humane Society

Dozens of dogs were rescued from a Florida puppy mill and many of them ended up at the Broward Humane Society.

CBS4–09/20/2011

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Child Advocates, Officals Take Closer Look At DCF’s Performance

There have been a number of changes to Florida’s child welfare program. A decade ago, the state began turning over it’s program to private contractors instead of state workers. Almost everyone involved feels that the change has been for the best, but that’s all it is — a feeling.

CBS4–05/03/2011

(Source: CBSMIami.com) The tag on cages is evidence that the Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter is finding homes for animals, something needed before they can sterilize the area to eliminate a distemper outbreak

Emergency Adoptions Winding Down At Dade Shelter

Most of the hundreds of dogs who risked euthanasia at the Miami-Dade Animal Shelter have been adopted, as the shelter continued to offer no-cost adoptions Sunday to move the dogs from a building infected with canine Distemper.

03/27/2011

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Time Is Running Out To Save Dade Shelter Dogs

Time is running out for people who want to save a dog’s life at the Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter in Medley.

03/27/2011

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Scramble At The Shelter As Distemper Threatens Dogs

There was a mad scramble Saturday to rescue dozens of dogs from sickness or euthanasia after a virus outbreak at Miami-Dade Animal Services in Medley put the entire dog population at risk.

CBS4–03/26/2011