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City of Miami firefighters rescue pup who is now in need of a loving caretaker. (Source: Lt. Jose Guerra)

Puppy Rescued By Firefighters In Need Of Forever Home

Some City of Miami firefighters found a puppy, took him in and gave him care, but now the pup is in need of a forever home.

04/18/2014

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

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

So. Florida Veterinarian Tries To Help Partially Paralyzed “Puppy”

Puppy, a partially paralyzed pooch, made South Florida headlines back in November when he wheeled away from his home yet was thankfully reunited with his owner. The dog captured the hearts of many—including a veterinary neurologist who wanted to see if he could help Puppy walk again.

01/21/2014

Juan Florez, 26, is accused of beating a four month old puppy. (Source: Broward County Sheriff's Office)

Coral Springs Man Accused Of Beating 4-Month-Old Puppy

A Coral Springs man was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after police say he hit his puppy in the face and threw him against the wall.

12/17/2013

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

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

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Stolen Dog Found In Milwaukee Reunited With Miami Owner

After four years apart, a bulldog found nearly 1,500 miles away from its Miami home has finally been reunited with its owner.

CBS Miami–08/29/2012

(Source: Vanessa Borge/CBS4)

“Animal Friend” Plates Fund Local Animal Shelters

Our pets do so much for us. So why not do something for them?

CBS Miami–08/04/2012

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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

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Animal Services Euthanizes 18 Dogs In Infectious Disease Outbreak

Miami-Dade County’s Animal Services confirmed 18 cases of Canine Distemper among its shelter population. The dogs were euthanized Saturday.

CBS4–01/07/2012

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