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Miami-Dade Animal Services to offer reduced fee pet adoptions to celebrate a Howl-o-ween Weekend

Adoption fees for dogs over 35lbs. will be waived

MIAMI (October 26, 2015)

Miami-Dade County Animal Services (Animal Services) will offer a 50 percent off adoption fees for dogs over four months old* and all cats and kittens, on Saturday, October 31 and Sunday, November 1, 2015 as a Howl-o-ween Weekend celebration at the shelter’s location at 7401 NW 74th Street, Miami, FL 33166 and at any Animal Services off-site adoption events. Animal Services will offer treats for kids and treats for pets.

Pet adoptions include spay/neuter surgery, deworming, age appropriate vaccinations, microchip and FIV & FeLV testing for cats. 

In an effort to help find homes and save the lives of large dogs, fees for dogs over 35 lbs. will be waived until December 31, 2015. Adopters will only be responsible for the $27 license fee.  

Animal Services offers these safety tips to keep your “furry monsters” safe during Halloween during Trick-or-Treat time.  

*Please note, discount does not apply to puppies/dogs four months and younger.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Animal Services
What:
Howl-o-ween Weekend Adoption Special -50 percent off for dogs over 4 months old -50 percent off cats and kittens -Fees waived for Dogs over 35 lbs. Adopters will be responsible for a $27 license fee.
When:
October 31, 2015 — 10:00 a.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Where:
7401 NW 74th Street, Miami, FL 33166 And all offsite adoption events
Editor's Note:
Saturday, October 31 and Sunday, November 1, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.