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For Immediate Release:
April 30, 2013
Media Contact:
Margie Robinson

305-375-5128

Commissioner Sally Heyman sponsors free Spay/Neuter surgeries for cats


(MIAMI, FL) In an effort to continue her commitment to control the overpopulation of cats in Miami-Dade County, Commissioner Sally Heyman is once again sponsoring a free spay/neuter event in District 4.  Commissioner Heyman is joined by Miami Beach Commissioner’s Deede Weithorn and Micky Steinberg along with Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department to offer the FREE surgeries for cats on Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the North Shore Park Youth Center located at 501 72nd Street, in Miami Beach.  Please call 3-1-1 to make an appointment.  All cats must be dropped off at the event at 7:30  a.m. 

“I’m happy to host my fourth free spay and neuter event in District 4,” said Commissioner Heyman.  “It is imperative that we reduce the overpopulation of cats in Miami-Dade County. “

This event is open to all residents of Miami-Dade County and to those working on the trap and release program to facilitate the reduction of feral cats.

Requirements (NO EXCEPTIONS):  Service for Miami-Dade County residents ONLY.  Maximum of four (4) appointments per residential address. Proof of current rabies vaccination must be provided for all cats presented, otherwise they will be vaccinated for free. All cats will be sterilized, dewormed and ear- tipped.  Veterinarian may decline surgery of any pet due to health reasons.  Please call 3-1-1 to schedule an appointment.

For additional information, please call 305-787-5999.

Who:
Commissioner Sally Heyman
Miami Beach Commissioners Deede Weithorn and Micky Steinberg
What:
Commissioner Sally Heyman sponsors free Spay/Neuter surgeries for cats
When:
May 18, 2013, 7:30 a.m.
Where:
North Shore Park Youth Center
501 72nd Street
Miami Beach