At this time, Miami-Dade County is monitoring Hurricane Matthew.
Please visit our Emergency website for the latest information on openings and closings in Miami-Dade County.
Pets in Parked Cars
Pets should never, ever be left in a parked car, even for "just a minute". Learn more about the dangers of leaving pets in parked cars.
Found a litter of kittens? Don't "come to the rescue" just yet. Learn more about how to increase their chances of survival before intervening.
Gaticos recíen nacidos
Aprenda acerca de los gaticos recién nacidos.
Before disaster strikes, pet owners are encouraged to review the Disaster Preparedness Animal Supplies Checklist to learn how to prepare pets before, during, and after a disaster.
It is not illegal to have a loose dog in the cabin of a car. It is only against the law to transport the dog in an open-bed truck if the dog is not confined or restrained.
Tips to ensure your pet is safe during the summer, winter and holiday seasons.
Did you know?
Chocolate may be your favorite treat but these treats should stay in the hands of people and not pets. Chocolate is a potent stimulant that can produce potentially life threatening toxic effects in your pet. Your pet might begin to vomit, have diarrhea, experience nervousness and anxiety that could possibly lead to death.
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