Dogs Euthanized, Adoptions Suspended, After Distemper OutbreakAll dog adoptions at Miami-Dade County Animal Services have been suspended following an outbreak of Canine Distemper.
Pizano: I Was Not Forced Out Of Animal ServicesMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has named a new Director of Animal Services after the often controversial Dr. Sara Pizano stepped down Thursday.
Dade's Animal Services Offers Low Cost VaccinationsMiami-Dade Animal Services workers spent days scrubbing down their shelter in Medley after a distemper outbreak forced them to stop accepting dogs and puppies. Now they’re hoping ‘an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure’.
Rabies & Microchip Clinic Reopens At Animal Shelter The rabies and microchip clinic of Miami-Dade’s Animal Shelter is once again open after an outbreak of canine distemper that forced officials to disinfect the shelter and keep a number of animals out.
Shelter Scrubbed Down After Distemper OutbreakWorkers at Miami-Dade’s Animal Services are busy disinfecting and painting their shelter in Medley after an outbreak of canine distemper.
Dade Shelter Disinfection Begins After Canine Virus OutbreakOfficials at the Miami-Dade County Animal Shelter began the arduous task Monday of cleaning and disinfecting the shelter following an outbreak of a highly contagious canine virus.
Emergency Adoptions Winding Down At Dade ShelterMost of the hundreds of dogs who risked euthanasia at the Miami-Dade Animal Shelter have been adopted, as the shelter continued to offer no-cost adoptions Sunday to move the dogs from a building infected with canine Distemper.
Time Is Running Out To Save Dade Shelter DogsTime is running out for people who want to save a dog’s life at the Miami-Dade Animal Services shelter in Medley.
Scramble At The Shelter As Distemper Threatens DogsThere was a mad scramble Saturday to rescue dozens of dogs from sickness or euthanasia after a virus outbreak at Miami-Dade Animal Services in Medley put the entire dog population at risk.
Officials Waiving Adoption Fees To Clear Out Animal Shelter Amid OutbreakThere’s a mad scramble Friday to rescue dozens of dogs after a virus outbreak at Miami-Dade Animal Services in Medley. One way or the other, all of the dogs and puppies need to go.
Dade Shelter Dealing With Possible Distemper OutbreakMiami-Dade’s Animal Services has temporarily stopped taking in dogs and puppies until they can get a possible outbreak of distemper under control.