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For Immediate Release:
May 30, 2014
Media Contact:
Lilian Bohorquez


Miami-Dade County Animal Services rescued 51 dogs from home in Hialeah

(MIAMI, May 30, 2014) – Miami-Dade County Animal Services was called to Hialeah home this morning where the Hialeah Police Department found fifty-one small to medium size dogs.  The dogs were rescued and brought to the shelter for evaluation. The dogs appear to be in need of continuing veterinary care, they will be treated by Animal Services and made available to local rescues and adopters.

It is essential to get these dogs into a good home immediately as such adoption fees are waived for these loving pets. Those interested in adopting one of these rescued dogs or any other pet can visit the shelter located at 7401 NW 74 Street, Miami, FL 33166. Pet adoption hours are:
Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

About Miami-Dade County Animal Services
Every year Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department provides care and refuge for over 27,000 unwanted dogs and cats. Every day, 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.