Parkland Survivor’s Pet Adoption Story Earns Local Animal Welfare Organization $100KA Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student won a $100,000 grant for a pet shelter after submitting a story on how her adopted dog helped her in the aftermath of the shooting.
51 Dogs Rescued From Hialeah Home Need Immediate AdoptionMiami-Dade County’s Animal Services rescued more than 50 dogs Friday morning from a Hialeah home
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.
Veterinarians, Rescuers Work To Save Severely Injured DogA beagle mix named Lily is fighting for her life, missing skin and tissue on forty percent of her body.
Miami-Dade Votes OK On No-Kill Animal ShelterMiami-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.
Miami-Dade Expected To Approve No-Kill Animal ShelterHowls 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.
Marlins Game Hosts Pet Adopt-O-Mania This WeekendThis weekend's Marlins game offers fans and animal lovers a very special bonus.
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.
Broward Opens Shelters For Residents Who Want To EvacuateShelters 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.
Badly Burned Dog Removed From North Miami HomeA dog found badly burned is taking steps toward recovery, but the Boxer-Sharpei mix, named Courage, still needs more treatment.
Hialeah Babysitter Kidnapped, Kids Left AloneHialeah 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.
Dogs Euthanized, Adoptions Suspended, After Distemper OutbreakAll dog adoptions at Miami-Dade County Animal Services have been suspended following an outbreak of Canine Distemper.
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.
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.
What To Do With Your Pets During A HurricaneHurricanes can be stressful on everyone, especially your pets. But if you plan ahead, it will lighten your load.