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Happy Tails

Happy Tails are stories about the joys of pet adoption.

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Our adopters, staff and volunteers enjoy seeing photos and letters about adoption animals, where we get a glimpse into their lives in their new homes. If you would like to send a photo of your animal companion(s) along with some text, please include your contact information, names of the pet(s)/people in the photos, adoption date, and age(s) of your animal(s).

  King of our hearts

King, an adopted dogMy pet name is King when we adopted him a year ago he was 1 year old, today he is 2 years and some change. He have been a blessing and we enjoy his company so much. He is a black lab mix. We can't be more happier of the decision of making King part of our family. Thanks Miami Animal Services.


-Daymi Reyes




  Fostered and adopted 

Maxwell, adopted foster petMaxwell (pointer mix 7 months male) is the result of a "foster failure"! I was fostering this baby during my internship in Miami. I completely fall in love with my new best friend and I adopted him after only 6 days! We traveled together to Paris (France) a few weeks ago and he meets the rest of his family! Thank you for helping me to find my baby!

-Laura Mollet



  Makes us all smile

Penny, adopted dogEven though its only been a month it's been the best month ever. Penny (previously known as Diana) is the most amazing pet in the world. She makes us all smile as soon as we come home. She was easy to train and is nothing but love! She makes us all so happy and now that we have her we can't imagine life without her. She has even gained some weight since we brought her home and already have tons of pics and videos making memories. I love my Penny-Poo and am so thankful to the Society for bring us together! Penny, American Bulldog / Boxer Mix - Female - 9 months old.

-Dianelys Alvarez 



  My baby

Sofia, adopted dogMy 'baby's' name is Sofia; she's a German Shepherd mix, female. She must be now about 2.5 - 3 years old and she's my life! I adopted her from Animal Services. The family who had her before me beat her; she was afraid of many things. She still is, but doesn't go to a corner and tremble. She's very sweet, greets everyone who comes to the house by throwing a party. Always, always happy, jumping up and down with joy. She's always with me and if I just go to the next room, she goes jumping, happy. You'd think we're going to the park. Seeing her happy makes me happy. When I started taking her for walks, she was so happy I couldn't even put the harness on her. And walking, she'd be so happy, she'd jump so high: up to my nose. I'm grateful we found each other. She's a delight. How can I not love her?

-Lourdes Bombalier


  Mia makes a comeback

Mia, adopted dogWe adopted Mia, a terrier mix, female, one-year-old, five months ago. Even though she was terribly burned when she arrived at the shelter, we fell in love with her sweet personality. She has healed extremely well and has brought much joy to our family. She is great with our kids and other dog. She's very affectionate and has been a great addition to our family.




  Chase finds a new home

Chase, adopted dogFirst ride to my new home!!!







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