Miami-Dade County Animal Services

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Adoptions Fees Waived For Furry Friend Adoptions In Dade

Locals looking for a furry friend as an addition to a loving home, can do so this weekend for free.

03/28/2015

Plants covered at Galloway Farms Nursery for cold weather (Source: CBS4)

Tourists Can’t Escape Cold, As Locals Take Precautions For Pets & Plants

Tourists traded the usual flip flops and bathing suits on South Beach for sweaters and scarves Thursday.

02/19/2015

Natalia Nieto is accused of leaving her small dog inside a hot car parked. (Source: Miami-Dade Mugs)

Small Dog Left In Hot Car Lands Owner In Jail

A 27-year-old woman who police say left her small dog inside her hot car while she feasted with family members at a nearby buffet restaurant, now faces one criminal count of animal cruelty.

01/08/2015

Ziggs (Source: Humane Society)

$5,000 Reward Offered For Info On Injured Dog

A $5,000 reward is being offered to anyone that can help find the person responsible for piercing the hind leg of a two-year-old dog named Ziggs.

12/22/2014

(Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Miami-Dade Organizations Team Up To Give Back To Residents

For fans of free things, Miami-Dade County organizations are teaming up to give back to the community.

09/10/2014

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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

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Top Pet Rescue Shelters In South Florida

Pet rescue shelters vary on policy, veterinary services and facility size. Find the right facility for you and meet your new best friend.

04/22/2014

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Top Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In South Florida

Discover a new way to help an animal in need. There are several volunteer opportunities to work with dogs, cats, horses and even pelicans. They are the furry and feathery friends of South Florida and they need your help.

03/21/2014

The owner of "Puppy",  a lost special needs dog, has been found. (Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Owner Of Lost Special Needs Dog To Be Reunited With Pet

A special needs dog which was found wandering the streets of South Florida is going to be reunited with its owner Wednesday.

CBS Miami–11/27/2013

Huggies the wheelchair dog has lost its owner. (Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

Wheelchair Dog Has Lost Its Owner

A desperate search is on for the owners of a partially paralyzed, Schnauzer mix dog that was found by a Good Samaritan in the northwest area of Miami-Dade.

11/26/2013

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