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Pet Adoptions Resume At Miami-Dade Animal Services

If you’re looking for a new four legged friend, Miami-Dade Animal Services has resumed pet adoptions after being shut down for weeks due to an outbreak of Canine Distemper.

CBS4–01/26/2012

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Dogs Euthanized, Adoptions Suspended, After Distemper Outbreak

All dog adoptions at Miami-Dade County Animal Services have been suspended following an outbreak of Canine Distemper.

CBS4–01/09/2012

Dr. Sara Pizano

Pizano: I Was Not Forced Out Of Animal Services

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has named a new Director of Animal Services after the often controversial Dr. Sara Pizano stepped down Thursday.

08/05/2011

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Dade’s Animal Services Offers Low Cost Vaccinations

Miami-Dade Animal Services workers spent days scrubbing down their shelter in Medley after a distemper outbreak forced them to stop accepting dogs and puppies. Now they’re hoping ‘an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’.

04/10/2011

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Rabies & Microchip Clinic Reopens At Animal Shelter

The rabies and microchip clinic of Miami-Dade’s Animal Shelter is once again open after an outbreak of canine distemper that forced officials to disinfect the shelter and keep a number of animals out.

04/02/2011

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Shelter Scrubbed Down After Distemper Outbreak

Workers at Miami-Dade’s Animal Services are busy disinfecting and painting their shelter in Medley after an outbreak of canine distemper.

CBS4–03/29/2011

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Dade Shelter Disinfection Begins After Canine Virus Outbreak

Officials at the Miami-Dade County Animal Shelter began the arduous task Monday of cleaning and disinfecting the shelter following an outbreak of a highly contagious canine virus.

CBS4–03/28/2011

(Source: CBSMIami.com) The tag on cages is evidence that the Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter is finding homes for animals, something needed before they can sterilize the area to eliminate a distemper outbreak

Emergency Adoptions Winding Down At Dade Shelter

Most of the hundreds of dogs who risked euthanasia at the Miami-Dade Animal Shelter have been adopted, as the shelter continued to offer no-cost adoptions Sunday to move the dogs from a building infected with canine Distemper.

03/27/2011

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Time Is Running Out To Save Dade Shelter Dogs

Time is running out for people who want to save a dog’s life at the Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter in Medley.

03/27/2011

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Scramble At The Shelter As Distemper Threatens Dogs

There was a mad scramble Saturday to rescue dozens of dogs from sickness or euthanasia after a virus outbreak at Miami-Dade Animal Services in Medley put the entire dog population at risk.

CBS4–03/26/2011

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