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For Immediate Release:
May 08, 2014
Media Contact:
Lilian Bohorquez

Renew your dog license/tag conveniently from home! Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department launches new online dog license tag renewal service

(MIAMI, May, 8 2014) – Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department (ASD) now offers convenient online dog license tag renewal.
The new online service allows pet owners to purchase and renew dog license tags and report rabies vaccination renewals without visiting the shelter. Pet owners receive notifications confirming receipt of detailed transactions to include, the receipt of their purchase order and confirmation of shipment, and are notified of any transactions that may be declined. Receipt of licenses tags should occur within 5 to 7 business days of the transaction notification.

License tags are required for all dogs over four months and must be renewed annually in conjunction with the rabies vaccination. To renew your pet’s license tag online from the comfort of your home, visit and click on “Renew your pet’s license tag.”

About Miami-Dade County Animal Services
Every year Miami-Dade County ASD provides care and refuge for over 27,000 unwanted dogs and cats. Every day, Animal Services staff and volunteers work diligently to find life-long homes for these abandoned animals by facilitating onsite adoptions, hosting off-site adoption at events and locations throughout the community, and working collaboratively with over 70 rescue organizations who share in our goal of a No Kill Miami-Dade County.

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