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16-year-old Lab adopted from shelter last year found roaming street in pain

An urgent plea from Miami-Dade Animal Services went out on Saturday urging animal advocates to help find a home for a 16-year-old Labrador retriever found roaming the streets in excruciating pain from arthritis. Papo had … Read More

Shelter dog’s photo of pure rejection breaks our collective hearts

At the Miami-Dade Animal Services, a shelter dog’s photo of pure rejection breaks our hearts. Everyday, in every shelter across America, lost, unwanted, tortured and neglected dogs feel the same as reflected by this young … Read More

Huddled together in a cage, two fragile puppies at high kill shelter

UPDATE: Rescued by  Pawlicious Poochie Pet Rescue .

In a heartbreaking video, two fragile puppies huddled together in a cage providing comfort to each other at the Miami-Dade Animal Shelter. Both puppies appear exhausted and … Read More

Stunning Mastiff surrendered to shelter because boyfriend didn’t like dog

A stunning Italian Mastiff Corso was surrendered to Miami-Dade Animal Services on Wednesday because the woman’s boyfriend didn’t like the dog.

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Urgent help for dog covered in scars and wounds in Miami shelter

A four-year-old male terrier, covered in scars and open puncture wounds, has captured the hearts of animal advocates. Von has had a terribly tough life, but his gentle demeanor continues to shine through his pain … Read More

After 11 years of loyalty owner left scared little pooch at shelter

After 11 years of loyalty, Sasha was betrayed. The details of the Chihuahua’s surrender are  unknown, but try to explain to the tiny dog why she is in a kennel, alone and obviously very scared.… Read More

Help Annabelle: 19-year-old dog dumped at shelter

Late last week, Annabelle’s owner dumped her at Miami-Dade Animal Services. What makes Annabelle’s surrender even more tragic is her age – 19-years-old. At the time of this sweet dog’s life when she needs her … Read More

99 dogs, 5 cats rescued from ‘living hell’ in Miami-Dade home

In South Dade, Florida, 99 dogs and five cats were rescued on Thursday from a “living hell.” According to the Miami-Dade County Animal Services assistant director Kathleen Labrada, some of the dogs were so matted … Read More

Senior pup Rocky waits and watches for his family: No one came for him

Rocky is a senior, and his heartbreaking tale is just one of thousands, but when we see it and feel his pain, the reality sets in. For hours every day, Rocky sits, watches and waits … Read More

Heartbreak alert: Timmy shook with tears in his eyes at Miami shelter

RESCUED! 

In a heartbreak alert at Miami-Dade Animal Services, Timmy was visited by a volunteer on Sunday afternoon. Her story and what the young woman saw is worth sharing. Hopefully, it will save this puppy. … Read More