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Groundbreaking For New Animal Services Shelter In Dade

In an effort to relieve constant over crowding at its current Animal Services shelter in Medley, a groundbreaking will be held Friday at the future site of the new shelter in Doral.

08/22/2014

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Adoption Fees Waived This Weekend At Overcrowded Shelter

In the recent summer months, the number of abandoned pets has spiked so high, the Miami-Dade county animal shelter has waived adoption fees for the weekend in hopes of preventing pets from euthanization.

07/27/2013

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Pets’ Trust Hires Ron Book To Lobby For County Funds

“Pets’ Trust Miami” is not giving up on a measure to make Miami-Dade shelters ‘no kill’.

CBS4–07/16/2013

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Needy Pets Finding Their Fur-Ever Homes With Help From Social Media

Three to four million dogs and cats are put to sleep in animal shelters across the United States each year.

07/05/2013

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Local Shelter Holds Farewell Party For Dogs

Several dogs were bid farewell Saturday morning as the owner-less pooches left the Magic City for New York in hopes of eventually finding a forever home.

CBS Miami–06/22/2013

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Miami-Dade Votes OK On No-Kill Animal Shelter

Miami-Dade County Commissioners, on Tuesday, voted to approve The Pets’ Trust, a popular citizen initiative that could save the lives of thousands of unwanted pets.

CBS Miami–06/18/2013

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Miami-Dade Expected To Approve No-Kill Animal Shelter

Howls and meows of agreement may be heard from the Miami-Dade animal control shelter Tuesday, after County Commissioners give expected approval to a plan to improve the life expectancy of dogs and cats taken there.

CBS4–06/17/2013

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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

A male and female Belgian Malinois at Miami-Dade Animal Services. (CBS4)

Miami-Dade Commission Defers Vote On Pet Trust

Miami-Dade commissioners have put off voting on a popular initiative to reduce the county’s animal overpopulation. The commission was scheduled to vote on a so-called Pet Trust on Tuesday but during their meeting deferred the item until June 18th.

06/04/2013

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New Bills Proposed To Cut Down On Stray Population

Pets’ Trust Miami proposed a new bill in efforts to reduce the large number of stray cats and dogs in Miami-Dade County and decrease unwanted animals being put down each year.

CBS Miami–03/18/2013

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