Its woof, woof, woof for the home team at the fifth annual Marlins Ayudan Adopt-O-Mania
Miami-Dade Animal Services (Animal Services) and the Miami Marlins Ayudan Team will host the fifth annual Miami Marlins Ayudan Adopt-O-Mania pet adoption and spay/neuter on Sunday, August 14 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Miami Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way (NW 16th Avenue and NW 6th Street) Miami, FL 33125.
Lots of loveable pet “recruits” will be on-site and available for adoption. Adoption fees will be reduced by 50 percent for all dogs over 4 months old and all cats. All pets adopted are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, licensed and microchipped.
In addition to low-cost pet adoptions, Animal Services will offer free spay/neuter surgeries for dogs under 50 lbs. and all cats. Spay/neuter surgeries are by appointment only.* To schedule an appointment please call 3-1-1. Dog and cat booster vaccines will also be offered free of charge.
The first 100 guests to adopt a cat or dog will receive a voucher for two (2) complimentary tickets to any Marlins regular season home game in August or September 2016.
The Marlins will also offer adopters one (1) complimentary ticket for their new canine team member for the Sunday, August 14 game against the Chicago White Sox. Tickets for humans will be available for purchase.
“We are looking forward to another successful year partnering with the Miami Marlins and the Marlins Ayudan Team to save the lives of shelter pets through adoption events,” said Alex Muñoz, Director of Miami-Dade Animal Services.
*Requirements; No Exceptions: Services available for Miami-Dade County residents only. A maximum of four (4) appointments per residential address. Proof of current rabies vaccination must be provided for all dogs and cats. Dogs and cats without a current rabies vaccine will be vaccinated at the time of surgery (only dogs up to 50 pounds are eligible). Veterinarians may decline surgery of any pet due to health reasons.