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A telethon was held during a Miami Heat game to adopt out animals.  (Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Miami-Dade Pet Adoptions Successful With Help From Miami Heat

Miami-Dade County’s Animal Services Department took a new approach to getting pets adopted this week.



Miami-Dade Commission To Vote Tuesday On “No-Kill” Plan

Miami-Dade County Commissioners are scheduled to vote on a plan this Tuesday to reduce the county’s animal overpopulation.

CBS Miami–06/16/2013

Miami-Dade Animal Services is looking for Django, a Belgian Malinois, stolen from the shelter on May 14th. (Source: MDAS)

Miami-Dade Animal Services Looking For Dog Stolen From Shelter

Miami-Dade Animal Services is looking for a man and woman thought to have stolen a dog from its enclosure at the shelter.


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Pets Aplenty At 24-Hour Animal Adoption Event

Are you a night owl in need of a four legged friend to keep you company? There’s a perfect event for you this weekend, Miami’s midnight to midnight Mega Pet Adoption Event, a time when you can find the perfect dog or cat companion and give him or her a needed forever home.


(Source: Melissa Kenny/CBS4 Viewer) Daphne (back) and Wrigley (front) the Christmas elves.

Marlins Game Hosts Pet Adopt-O-Mania This Weekend

This weekend’s Marlins game offers fans and animal lovers a very special bonus.

CBS Miami–08/30/2012

Dogs from Puerto Rico arrived Tuesday in South Florida. (Source: CBS4)

Dade’s Animal Services Sends 30 Pooches On Road Trip

Nearly three dozen dogs from Miami-Dade’s Animal Services Department hit the road Sunday for new homes in shelters in Maryland and New Hampshire.


(Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Miami-Dade Animal Services To Offer Free Spay/Neuter Surgeries

The Miami-Dade Animal Services Department is taking a different approach at saving cats and dogs.


(Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

April Brings Free Shots To Dogs And Cats

Dog and cat owners searching for vaccinations will experience economic relief throughout the month of April.


(Source: CBS4) 1 of 25 dogs being shipped to no-kill shelters outside of Miami-Dade County as part of  the "Miami Dogs On The Move" program.

New “Leash” On Life For Miami Dogs On The Move

More than two dozen dogs are getting a new “leash” on life Thursday thanks to the Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department’s “Miami Dogs on the Move Program.”


Dogs And Cats

Miami-Dade To Offer Free Spaying/Neutering

Miami-Dade residents who have held off on getting their pets spayed or neutered because of the cost will be able to do so for free – if they call ahead.