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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

Miami-Dade Animal shelter gets massive scrub down in the wake of a massive distemper  outbreak. (CBS4)

Weekend Of Waived Adoption Fees At Maxed Out Animal Shelter

Overcapacity, overcrowded and simply no more space…for dozens of dogs at Medley’s Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter this means Friday could be their last day—unless, of course, someone comes to save them and then they can do so for little or no cost.

07/26/2013

Lily the dog was severely burned and continues to be rehabilitated in a hyperbaric chamber. (Source: CBS4)

Veterinarians, Rescuers Work To Save Severely Injured Dog

A beagle mix named Lily is fighting for her life, missing skin and tissue on forty percent of her body.

CBS4–07/06/2013

Dog And Kitten CatDL

Miami-Dade Votes OK On No-Kill Animal Shelter

Miami-Dade County Commissioners, on Tuesday, voted to approve The Pets’ Trust, a popular citizen initiative that could save the lives of thousands of unwanted pets.

CBS Miami–06/18/2013

Dog

Miami-Dade Expected To Approve No-Kill Animal Shelter

Howls and meows of agreement may be heard from the Miami-Dade animal control shelter Tuesday, after County Commissioners give expected approval to a plan to improve the life expectancy of dogs and cats taken there.

CBS4–06/17/2013

(Source: Melissa Kenny/CBS4 Viewer) Daphne (back) and Wrigley (front) the Christmas elves.

Marlins Game Hosts Pet Adopt-O-Mania This Weekend

This weekend’s Marlins game offers fans and animal lovers a very special bonus.

CBS Miami–08/30/2012

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Shelter Animals in Isaac’s Path Heading To Broward

The Humane Society of South Mississippi is not taking any chances with Hurricane Isaac heading in their direction.

CBS4–08/28/2012

Broward County EOC

Broward Opens Shelters For Residents Who Want To Evacuate

Shelters have opened across South Florida including Broward County. There are two general population shelters opening at 7:00 p.m. Saturday for residents of low-lying areas prone to flooding, mobile home residents and those who feel their structure is unsafe.

CBS4–08/25/2012

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.

CBS4–07/17/2012

(Source: CBSMiami.com)

Hialeah Babysitter Kidnapped, Kids Left Alone

Hialeah Police are searching for a man they believe may have kidnapped a woman as she watched two children, driving her around and assaulting her while the kids remained home alone. The two children are fine, but the alleged kidnap victim is under protection in a shelter.

CBS4–03/12/2012

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