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Hurricane Matthew

At this time, Miami-Dade County is monitoring Hurricane Matthew.

Please visit our Emergency website for the latest information on openings and closings in Miami-Dade County.

Pet Safety

Whatever plans you make for yourself, remember to include your pets. If you're riding out the storm in the home of a family member, friend or neighbor, take your pets with you.

Miami-Dade also offers Pet-Friendly Evacuation Centers for residents living in qualified evacuation zones, unsafe structures or mobile homes. To register a pet, visit Animal Services Department or call 3-1-1. Remember that a family member must stay with the pet.

In addition:

  • Make sure all vaccines and shots are up to date.
  • Make sure your dog's collar has an I.D. tag and their license.
  • Have pets micro-chipped by your vet or Animal Services to help ensure reunification if lost.
  • Make sure all your pets' prescriptions are filled.
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