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For Immediate Release:
December 11, 2013
Media Contact:
Luis Salgado
salgado@miamidade.gov
305-418-7155

Miami-Dade Animal Services to participate in FIU’s recharge for finals (Cram Jam)

“Pet-A-Pup”


(MIAMI, December 11, 2013) – Miami-Dade County Animal Services dogs are helping FIU students de-stress during final exams.  Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department (ASD) will participate in the Florida International University’s ReCharge For Finals (Cram Jam) events held during finals week on Wednesday, December 11 on the Graham Center Lawn, located at 11200 SW 8th Street, in Miami. ASD adoption events are sponsored in part by the American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).

Each year, Animal Services receives over 27,000 pets. The goal of this event, as with any event in which the Department participates, is to increase pet adoptions and community awareness and involvement with the shelter.  For more information, about our services, pets available for adoptions, volunteer opportunities and found pets, visit www.miamidade.gov/animals or call 3-1-1.

Who:
Miami-Dade Animal Services and Florida International University
What:
“Pet-A-Pup” adoption event
When:
December 11, 2013, 12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Where:
FIU Graham Center Lawn, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL