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Miami-Dade Animal Services seeks help in obtaining information on injured Labrador Retriever mix

MIAMI (July 07, 2016)

Miami-Dade County Animal Services (Animal Services) is seeking assistance in obtaining information on an injured two-year-old Labrador Retriever mix. The dog, named Sam, was found on June 28, 2016 by a Good Samaritan in the vicinity of SW 164 Street and 149 Avenue with severe injures consistent with burns.

Sam was brought in to the Miami-Dade Animal Services Pet Adoption and Protection Center where he is currently receiving treatment for his injuries and is expected to make a full recovery. Sam is available for adoption, anyone interested in adopting him and providing him with a forever home should come visit the center at 3599 NW 79 Ave, Doral, FL 33166.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Animal Services by calling 3-1-1.

About Miami-Dade County Animal Services
Every year Animal Services provides care and refuge for 28,000 to 30,000 unwanted dogs and cats. Every day, Animal Services staff and volunteers work diligently to find life-long homes for these abandoned animals by facilitating onsite adoptions, hosting off-site adoptions at events and locations throughout the community, and working collaboratively with over 100 rescue organizations and partners that have helped us meet our goal of a 90 percent save rate.