Dr. Maria Serrano

Courage, a Boxer-Sharpei Mix, was taken to MDAS with severe burns on his back. (CBS4)

Badly Burned Dog Removed From North Miami Home

A dog found badly burned is taking steps toward recovery, but the Boxer-Sharpei mix, named Courage, still needs more treatment.


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Dog Nearly Buried Alive In SW Dade Up For Adoption

A dog nearly buried alive is looking for a new home. The dog, named Lucky, was one of several dogs living in a Southwest Miami-Dade field. When the field was plowed, the dogs were covered in heavy vegetation.


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72 Kittens Euthanized At Miami-Dade Animal Shelter

A highly contagious illness at Miami-Dade County Animal Services has claimed the lives of 72 kittens that had to be euthanized since the outbreak was first reported on Friday


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Officials Clear Out Animal Shelter Due To Cat Disease

Infectious disease specialists confirmed this week that more than a dozen cats at Miami-Dade Animal Services died from a serious illness that few kittens survive.