Animal Services

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.



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.



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


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.


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?


Dogs And Cats

Dade To Offer Free Spay/Neuter Surgeries This Weekend

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.


(Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Dade’s Animal Services Hosts Pet Adoption Party

Miami-Dade’s Animal Services agency celebrated its 6th anniversary on Sunday with a Pet Adoption Party.


(Source: CBS4) Cowboy, a golden retriever mistakenly euthanized by Miami Dade Animal Services, subject of a negligence lawsuit.

Jury Says County, Owner Share Blame For Dog’s Shelter Death

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.



Dade Commission Approves Money For New Shelter

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.





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