Miami-Dade residents who have a puppy or kitty but can’t afford to get them ‘fixed’ will be able to do so this weekend for free.
Miami-Dade’s Animal Services agency celebrated its 6th anniversary on Sunday with a Pet Adoption Party.
A controversial death at the Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter and the claim that the shelter was negligent has been settled by a Miami-Dade jury, which cleared the shelter of negligence charges but split the blame for the dog’s death between the shelter and the owner.
Miami-Dade’s Animal Services is one step closer to getting a new shelter. On Monday the County Commission approved a measure to spend $6.6 million in bond money for a property in Doral.
Miami Dade County Animal Shelter officials hope a new site in Doral will help save the lives of thousands of animals each year.
Miami-Dade’s Animal Services has temporarily stopped taking in dogs and puppies until they can get a possible outbreak of distemper under control.
Animal welfare advocates chanted and waived signs Tuesday that demanded the firing of Miami-Dade Animal Services Director Sara Pizano.
Miami-Dade Animal Services says a pair of dogs are tied to the deaths of at least 11 cats in Pinecrest in the past six months.
Inspectors offered a warning Thursday to everyone who’s considering buying a pet such as a puppy this Christmas holiday season: make sure you check out the paperwork and the store where you are doing business.