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For Immediate Release:
December 12, 2013
Media Contact:
Maurice R. Hernandez

305-378-6677

VICE CHAIR LYNDA BELL AND THE COUNTY ANIMAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT INVITE YOU TO GIVE A PET A “HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS” AT THE FALLS SHOPPING MALL THIS SATURDAY!


(MIAMI, December 12, 2013)  - In her continuing tradition of helping to bring animal lovers together with stray pets, Vice Chair Lynda Bell is once again teaming up with the County’s Animal Services Department (ASD) to host her 3rd Annual Animal Adoption Event “Home for the Holidays” this Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Falls Shopping Mall in South Miami-Dade County.  “It is truly a pleasure to sponsor these events ever year which help residents find shelter pets a loving and caring home”, said Vice-Chair Bell.  “What better time of the year than now to give someone the gift of love this holiday season.”  ASD Adoption events are sponsored in part by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).

Who:
Vice Chair Lynda Bell
What:
Vice Chair Lynda Bell's 3rd Annual Animal Adoption Event "Home for the Holidays"
When:
December 14, 2013, 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
Where:
The Falls Shopping Mall (between Talbots and Chico’s)
8888 S.W. 136th Street, Miami, Florida 33176
Editor's Note:
Miami-Dade Animal Services is an open admission public shelter. Over 27,000 pets are abandoned each year at the shelter where staff and volunteers work diligently to reunite, re-home or find a Rescue Partner for the animals. The Department is also responsible for enforcing Chapter 5 of the Miami-Dade County Code and Florida State Statutes pertaining to animal cruelty and neglect. For more information, please call 311 or visit our website at www.miamidade.gov/animals.