Animal Services

(Source: CBS4)

Man Kills Pit Bull To Thwart Attack

A sixty-eight-year-old Hialeah man says he was forced to stab a Pit Bull mix who was attacking him and his cat inside his home because, “I could have been killed if I didn’t do it.”

CBS4–05/21/2013

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Family, Dog Reunited After Dog Lost For Seven Years

It was a happy reunion for a family and their dog they lost seven years ago.

CBS4–11/16/2012

A lone bugler plays Taps during a wreath laying ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial commemorating Veterans Day 11 November  2005 on the National Mall in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Animal Services Honors Veterans With ‘Free Pets For Vets’

Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department is honoring veterans with a special offer.

CBS4–11/10/2012

Pets Trust Miami founder Michael Rosenburg, 60, spent the weekend in a 4 foot by 10 foot dog cage at the county’s animal facility in Medley.  (Source: CBS4)

Kendall Man Spends Weekend In Cage For A Cause

A Kendall businessman hopes a weekend publicity will raise awareness and garner a few more ‘yes’ votes for a measure on the November 6th ballot which would save more animals at the county’s Animal Services from being put to death.

10/07/2012

Michael Rosenberg recently tried out a dog run at Miami-Dade Animal Services, where he plans to spend the weekend of Oct. 6-7 in order ot promote the Pets Trust Initiative during the Nov. 6 elections. 
(Source: Pets Trust)

Pets’ Trust Founder Begins Weekend In Animal Shelter Cage

A Kendall businessman is putting the spotlight on South Florida’s homeless pet crisis by spending the weekend in a cage at Miami-Dade Animal Services.

CBS4–10/05/2012

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Dade Commission To Discuss “Bad Dog” Proposals

Dog owners in Miami-Dade may soon be facing some hefty fines if Fido goes on the attack.

CBS4–10/01/2012

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New Miami-Dade Program Pairs Shelter Pets With Seniors

Two county agencies have teamed up to implement a new program that provides lifelong companionship for independently living seniors while providing homes for abandoned dogs and cats.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

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Man Who Burned His Own Dog Arrested

North Miami Police detectives have arrested the man they say is responsible for a painful case of animal cruelty, detectives said Saturday.

CBS Miami–08/04/2012

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County Shelter Takes Part In “No Kill” Day

Broward County’s two animal shelters are just saying ‘No’. As part of “Just One Day”, a nationwide effort founded by No Kill Nation to help find homes for shelter animals, the county will not euthanize any animals in their two shelters.

06/11/2012

Dogs And Cats

Redland’s Winery Hosts Pet Speed Dating Event

Do you consider yourself a strong believer in love at first sight? Looking for a new love of your life which is also furry and has four paws?

CBS4–06/05/2012

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