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For Immediate Release:
December 20, 2013
Media Contact:
Luis Salgado

A Home for Every Holiday pet adoption event

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(MIAMI, December 20, 2013) – Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department invites you to give a shelter pet the best gift of all: A Home For Every Holiday on Sunday, December 22, 2013, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. All adoption fees will be waived! Anyone who adopts a pet at the event will receive a complimentary picture with their new family member. Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department adoption events are sponsored in part by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).

In addition to the photograph, anyone adopting a pet will receive a gift for the family member to place under the tree and to open on Christmas morning. Come in and join us and have cookies with Santa and our shelter pets and make this holiday season one memorable one for a shelter pet. It will be the best Christmas ever!


Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department
A Home For Every Holiday Pet Adoption Event
December 22, 2013, 10:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Miami-Dade County Animal Services 7401 NW 74 Street Miami, Florida 33166
Editor's Note:
Miami-Dade Animal Services is an open admission public shelter. Over 27,000 pets are abandoned each year at the shelter where staff and volunteers work diligently to reunite, re-home or find a Rescue Partner for the animals. The Department is also responsible for enforcing Chapter 5 of the Miami-Dade County Code and Florida State Statutes pertaining to animal cruelty and neglect. For more information, please call 3-1-1 or visit our website at