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March 20, 2014: A sick puppy was dropped off at the Animal Welfare Society of South Florida with parasites and later died.  (Source: CBS4)

Free Parasite Screenings Offered After Abandoned, Sick Puppy Dies

A local animal hospital is offering free parasite checks and treatment for pets, in addition to free vaccinations, after a woman was caught on camera leaving a very sick puppy in front of its door.

03/24/2014

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Community Steps Up To Help Injured Dog

He’s still a little wobbly, but thanks to a community’s kindness, a dog named Robo is well on his way to recovery after being hit by a car.

03/23/2014

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

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5 Ways To Spice Up Valentine’s Day This Year

Spice up your plans with these five ways to ignite the fire in your relationship this Valentine’s Day

01/19/2014

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

The Seven Mile Bridge in The Florida Keys

A New Mainland Hurricane Shelter Slated For Keys Residents & Pets

A new mainland hurricane shelter for Florida Keys residents and their pets is expected to get the green light.

12/09/2013

A leopard gecko is displayed in an aquar

Experienced Pet Owners Can Adopt Exotic Species

It’s one thing to care for a dog or cat, but owning an exotic pet, like a sugar glider or a boa constrictor, is a whole other task.

11/16/2013

Dogs And Cats

FDA Warns Of Pet Illnesses Linked To Jerky Treats

The Food and Drug Administration wants South Florida veterinarians, and others around the country, to let them know if they encounter pets getting sick after eating jerky treats.

CBS Miami–10/23/2013

80 dogs were rescued from filthy conditions. (Source: Miami-Dade Animal Services)

89 Dogs Found In Filthy Conditions Need New Homes

Dozens of dogs and a few other animals, which were removed from a Southwest MIami-Dade home in filthy living conditions are continuing to improve and need new, loving, homes.

09/12/2013

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