By CBSMiami.com Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Pet owners in underserved communities are getting some extra help.

Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava helped unveil “Wellness on Wheels” Thursday morning in Miami Gardens.

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The free mobile veterinary clinic is a partnership with Miami-Dade Animal Services and the Friends of Miami Animals Foundation.

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“We’re taking a big step forward to protect the health and happiness of all of our furry, four-legged friends, and the peace of mind for the families who love them,” said Mayor Cava.

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The goal is to improve the quality of life for pets, who otherwise might not get to see a veterinarian.

CBSMiami.com Team