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A pet-friendly shelter is among the most recently opened

MIAMI (September 08, 2017)

(MIAMI, September 8, 2017 – 2:04 p.m.) Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez announced an additional 13 shelters have been opened, one of which is pet-friendly.

Highland Oaks Middle, located at 2375 NE 203 St, North Miami, FL 33180 is a pet-friendly shelter.  Opened to residents with their pets, owners need to bring the necessary supplies such as bedding, crates, food, and water for themselves and their pets.

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