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Raccoon Death Prompts County Warning For Pet Owners

Miami-Dade dog and cat owners are being urged to make sure their pets are up to date on their rabies and distemper vaccinations after the county’s Animal Services department confirmed that a raccoon died of canine distemper.

07/03/2014

May 30, 2014: 51 Dogs were rescued from a Hialeah home after the owner died. (Source: CBS4)

10 Rescued Dogs Taken To Wellington Shelter For Care

A small handful of the dogs rescued from a home in Hialeah Friday are getting help from Big Dog Ranch Rescue in Wellington.

06/01/2014

May 30. 2014: 51 dogs were rescued from a Hialeah home.  (Source CBS4)

51 Dogs Rescued From Hialeah Home Need Immediate Adoption

Miami-Dade County’s Animal Services rescued more than 50 dogs Friday morning from a Hialeah home

05/30/2014

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Wanted: Volunteers & Foster Parents For Abandoned Kittens

Miami-Dade County Animal Services is looking for animal lovers who can volunteer their time or foster very young kittens which have been abandoned at the shelter.

CBS Miami–05/01/2014

Source: CBS4

Homeless Miami Cats Sent To Maryland For New Homes

Cats without homes in South Florida will hopefully find a new success with a change in latitude.

02/22/2014

Dogs at animal shelter (Source: CBS4)

Dade Animal Services Holds Adoption Week Event

Miami-Dade residents thinking about get a new furry friend can get a deal this week from the county’s Animal Services Department.

02/09/2014

(Source: CBS4)

16 Puppies & Dogs Rescued From Northwest Miami-Dade Home

Sixteen newborn puppies and dogs who were found alone and starving have been rescued after calls from neighbors lead investigators to a Northwest Miami-Dade home.

01/28/2014

A dog sits inside  a cage awaiting adoption.  (Source: CBS4)

Get A Free, Big, Four-Legged Friend This Weekend

If you have been thinking about getting a dog, have you considered one that is mature and possibly already house-trained?

CBS Miami–01/18/2014

A dog sits inside  a cage awaiting adoption.  (Source: CBS4)

“Big” Dogs Are Free This Weekend

Miami-Dade County Animal Services is waiving adoption fees for large dogs over 35 pounds during the “Save Big, Love Big” large dog adoption weekend.

CBS Miami–01/17/2014

Partially Paralyzed "Puppy" Was Reunited With His Owner.  (Source: CBS4)

Partially Paralyzed “Puppy” Reunited With Owner

When an unidentified man went to Miami-Dade Animal Services and dropped off a lost seven year old schnauzer they realized very quickly that someone loves and cares for the dog.

11/27/2013

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