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NOTICE: Due to Tropical Storm Erika, Trap-Neuter-Return services at the shelter are temporarily suspended beginning Thursday, August 27 at noon.

Splendor in the Shelter

Splendor in the Shelter

You're invited to create a Splendor in the Shelter.


Your donation of dog and cat figures can be used to become part of a monumental sculpture that will define the new Animal Services shelter.

New shelter

New shelter

The new animal shelter will double the size of the current shelter as well as help to expand our spay and neuter service, a critical step in reaching our goal of a no kill Miami-Dade County.


Find out more and check out photos.

cat adoptions

The "purrfect" kitty for you

Wednesdays are Half Price Hump days at Animal Services!


The shelter, in collaboration with ASPCA, invites you to connect, adopt and love a shelter cat or kitten at half the adoption cost.

Disaster preparedness plans for pets

Take Your Pets with You

In case of a hurricane during the upcoming season, which starts June 1, be sure to include your pets in your disaster preparedness planning.


Kitten season is here!

Have you ever come across one or more unattended kittens? Learn what you can do in this situation to ensure their best chances of survival.


Learn about neonates.

Aprenda acerca de los gaticos recién nacidos.

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    Keep your pets safe during summer

    Passenger dog in carPets should never, ever be left in a parked car, even for "just a minute". Learn more about the dangers of leaving pets in parked cars.




    Low-cost wellness vaccine packages for your pet's health

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    Miami-Dade County Animal Services offers low-cost Pet Care Packages to help keep your furry best friends healthy.




    Share your Happy Tail!

    vet and petsWhen a pet finds a new home, we want to hear about it! Share your Happy Tail with us and read featured adoption stories.




    Save lives: foster a pet

    Open your home and your heart to a dog, cat, puppy or kitten in need of a little extra loving care before being ready for adoption.

    Learn more about becoming a foster parent.


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