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Pet Adoption and Protection Center
3599 NW 79 Ave.
Doral, FL 33122

Phone: 311 or 305-468-5900


  • Media Inquiries

    Routine media inquiries are handled as expeditiously as possible during normal business hours Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    For media inquiries, contact 305-418-7181 or 305-418-7194

  • Public Record Requests

    for public records requests, you may contact:

    Alba Vargas
    Public Records Custodian
    Animal Services
    3599 NW 79 Ave.
    Doral, FL 33122

    A public records request may also be submitted online.

  • Related Animal Agencies

    Below is a list of non-County agencies related to animals services:

    • Animal Welfare Society
    • Broward Animal Services
    • Broward Humane Society
    • Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation
    • Humane Animal Removal
    • Humane Society of Greater Miami (North)
    • Humane Society of Greater Miami (South)
    • Miami Animal Removal
    • Pelican Harbor Seabird Station
    • Planned Pethood
    • South Florida SPCA Horse Rescue
    • Wildlife Educational Programs (Birds)
    • Wildlife Educational Programs (Birds/Reptiles)
    • Zoo

Accommodations for persons with disabilities

People who require assistance because of their disabilities in order to participate in the programs, activities or services of the Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department, may call Luis Salgado at 305-418-7162. To request materials in an accessible format, sign language interpreters, or other means of equally effective communication to participate in any program or meeting, please call 305-418-7162 or email Luis Salgado at least five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service.)

Animal Services
Alex Munoz, Director

Pet Adoption and Protection Center
3599 NW 79 Avenue, Doral, FL 33122
311 | pets@miamidade.gov311 |

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