You’re feeling a little lonely, and you’ve decided it’s time for a new furry friend. Or maybe your kids have finally persuaded you they really, really, need a dog. Miami-Dade Animal Services and the Humane Society of Greater Miami both operate adoption centers where you can meet adoptable dogs, cats, puppies and kittens. Dozens of […]
If you’re looking for dog-friendly parks, Miami-Dade is filled with them. There are at least 28 free and cheap parks you and your dog can enjoy together. There are a few dog parks that allow your dog to run free, without a leash, and play with other dogs within a fenced-off area. These dog parks offer separate areas […]
The two-day weekend Coral Gables Hispanic Cultural Festival is a celebration of local and international artists, musicians and designers. It takes place Oct. 22 from noon to 8 p.m. and Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission is free. This year, the festival will include a memorial to Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, who died in […]
Yappy Hour is back. W Miami invites you and your pup to live it up and mingle while enjoying cocktails and treats on the last Friday of every month. Host @Thug_the_Frenchie (pictured), invites all Miami dogs and their owners to the terrace of 15th & Vine Kitchen and Bar to enjoy fab $5 happy hour […]
We’ve noticed that dogs like to get out and about, and there are many places in Miami where you can take your dog, starting with the many dog parks and dog-friendly parks. You can also take your dog shopping, out to eat and even to the beach. You know he wants to go. See all […]
The Cat Networks’ Meow Mobile travels around Miami-Dade County to spay and neuter community cats for free or at a discounted rate. Here is the schedule. You can also make appointments for low-cost spay and neutering for cats. For an appointment, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 305-233-9958.
Miami-Dade Animal Services provides discount spay and neuter surgeries for dogs and cats two days a week at the animal shelter. Pets older than four months need proof of rabies vaccine, or the county will administer the vaccine for $10. The service is for Miami-Dade residents only. You can schedule an appointment online. Cats: $15 spay […]
Some July 4 tips for pet lovers are offered by the Humane Society of the United States. Leave pets home. Most animals really do not like fireworks, even at parties and picnics Don’t leave pets in vehicles. Partially opened windows don’t provide sufficient air, and are an opportunity for a pet to be stolen Keep […]