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For Immediate Release:
March 24, 2015
Media Contact:
Alexis Moseley

305-787-5999

Commissioner Sally Heyman and community leaders sponsor 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 sponsoring another free spay/neuter event in District 4.  Commissioner Heyman is joined by North Miami Beach Mayor Vallejo and Councilmembers Smith and Spiegel, and North Miami Mayor Joseph and Councilmembers Galvin and Keys along with Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department to offer the FREE spay/neuter surgeries for cats on Sunday, April 12, 2015, at North Miami Beach Marjorie & William McDonald Center located at 17051 NE 19th Ave, North 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.

“Hosting Spay/Neuter community events makes a great impact on animal overpopulation,” said Commissioner Sally Heyman. “I am delighted North Miami Beach is our 6th location.”

This event is open to all residents of Miami-Dade County and to those working on the trap, neuter and release program to facilitate the reduction of community 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
What:
FREE spay/neuter for cats for Miami-Dade residents
Appointments necessary, please call 3-1-1
When:
April 12, 2015, 7:30 a.m.
Where:
North Miami Beach Marjorie & William McDonald Center (front circle)
17051 NE 19th Ave
North Miami Beach