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Take your pets with you

Take your pets with you

Hurricane season runs from June 1st through November 30th. Remember to include your pets in your Disaster Preparedness plans. Wherever you ride out the storm, be sure you can take your pets with you. 


Summer Savings

Save a life, love BIG

Large lovable dogs over 35 lbs. have waived adoption fees through August 31, 2014, as our special Summer Savings to save lives.

Come by the shelter, or search online, and connect with, adopt, and love a BIG dog today.



Online pet tag renewal

Purchase and renew dog license tags and report rabies vaccination renewals conveniently from home.

Renew your pet's license tag.

Adopt a shelter pet

Adopt a shelter pet

Connect with, adopt and love a shelter pet. Come by the shelter or search online.

Adoption fee includes:

  • Spay & Neuter Services
  • Vaccinations
  • Microchip
  • Registration
  • Deworming
Cat adoptions

Find the "purrfect" kitty


Cute and cuddly felines await you.  Come by the shelter, or search online, and connect with, adopt, and love a shelter cat or kitten today.

Wednesdays are Half Price Hump days! Animal Services in collaboration with ASPCA offers 1/2 priced adoptions every Wednesday.


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Waived adoption fees for cats and kittens through August

Now's your chance to get an adorable pet. All cats and kittens have waived pet adoption fees through August 31. Don't let this opportunity pass you by! Stop by the shelter and adopt the one that's meant to be with you.

HOPE Express August events

HOPE ExpressThe HOPE Express offers Miami-Dade County residents the opportunity to connect with, adopt and fall in love with a shelter pet, closer to home. Check out the HOPE Express Summer Tour August Schedule and adoption specials.


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.


Free sterilization, vaccination and eartip for community cats

Trap-Neuter-GiveTake advantage of the Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) Program, a free service which includes sterilization, vaccination, and eartip for all community cats. The TNR program is open everyday, Monday - Sunday, from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Learn about the TNR program.


Volunteers Needed to Feed Orphaned Kittens

Animal lovers needed to visit the shelter and help feed very young kittens who can’t yet fully feed themselves.

Volunteers will receive training, supplies and the joy that comes from saving a precious little animal’s life.

Learn more about becoming a volunteer.

The Most Interesting Pets in the World

dog and catShe lives all nine of her lives, simultaneously. His "Bach" is better than his bite. Who are they? They are... "The Most Interesting Pets in the World."  What interesting pet will you find when you connect with, adopt and love a shelter pet from Miami-Dade County Animal Services?

Find or report a lost pet

 If you have lost your pet visit the shelter or call 3-1-1 to report your pet is lost.

You can also search to see if your pet is listed.

Get tips on finding your lost pet or reporting a found pet.

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