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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.
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.
Adopt the "purrfect" kitty
Cute and cuddly felines await you. Come by the shelter or search online to 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.
Don't surrender, stay together
When the unexpected happens, you don't have to part ways with your pet. Find out how Animal Services' Pet Surrender Prevention Program helps pet owners find a solution that fits their specific need so that they and their beloved furry family member can stay together.
Free sterilization for community cats
Take 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.
Spay/Neuter surgery options for income qualified pet owners
Animal Services is subsidizing a program that offers low-cost spay/neuter surgeries for the pets of eligible low-income dog and cats owners at participating private veterinarians. And, for pet owners who meet eligibility requirements, the spay/neuter service is free at the shelter.
Low-cost vaccine packages available to keep pets healthy
You love your pets. Show them that love by keeping them up to date with vaccinations. Miami-Dade County Animal Services now offers three comprehensive vaccine packages, or "pet care packages", so pet owners can take the lead in their pet's wellbeing.
Free app to help protect your best friend
Animal Services has partnered with Finding Rover, a free mobile app that helps pet owners registered find their lost dogs in real-time using facial recognition technology.
Become a loving foster parent!
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.
The Most Interesting Pets in the World
She 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?
Pets of the Week
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