Thursday, April 30, 2009

Spay/Neuter your Cat in May for a low, low price!

The Humane Society of Broward County is offering half price spays and neuters for kittens between the ages of 8 – 16 weeks during the month of May.

  • Regular prices are $40.00 for females and $25.00 for males but if you schedule your kitten for an appointment in May the cost will be just $20.00 for females and $12.50 for males.
  • Vaccinations will be available for an additional fee.

To schedule an appointment,
please call 954-463-7729

Miami-Dade Animal Services is offering free spay/neuter services for cats, every Thursday, at the shelter, located at 7401 NW 74th Street, Miami, FL 33166.

  • Proof of current rabies vaccination for cats over 4 months of age is required.
  • Rabies vaccine can be obtained at Animal Services for $10 (or $3 for qualified low income).
  • Up to 4 cats per household.
  • Cats must be in separate carriers.
  • No appointment necessary. First come first served.
  • Feral cats will be ear tipped.
  • This service is available to Miami-Dade residents only.

For more information, please call 305-884-1102 or call 311.

Thursday, April 23, 2009

Low Cost Vaccination Clinic!

Broward County Animal Care and Regulation will hold a low cost vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 at David Park Community Center, 108 N 33rd Court, in Hollywood.

The clinic runs from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Cost is $15 (cash only). To qualify to attend the rabies clinics, a pet owner must prove they are a Broward County resident by producing a valid Florida driver's license or a current utility bill.

Pet owners must bring proof of income (current pay check stub, proof of Public assistance, food stamps, Worker's compensation, unemployment, Social Security, Disability)

  • No appointment neccesary
  • All dogs must be on leashes
  • All cats must be in carriers
For more information,please call 954-359-1010

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Meow-Meow Basics - A Class for Cat Lovers!

The Humane Society of Broward is presenting "Meow-Meow Basics - A Seminar for Cat Lovers" on Saturday, April 18, 2009 at their location on Griffin Road in Broward County.

The class will be about how to understand and educate our feline friends, through behavior modifcation.

Issues to be discussed in class include:

• Litter training
• Scratching
• Marking/spraying
• Stalking
• Fearful cats
• Counter jumping
• Climbing
• Hiding
• Biting
• Cat fights

This well informed and educative seminar will be also addressing:

  • Cats and Pregnancy
  • Multi-cat households
  • Kittenhood
  • Introducing the new pet

The best part is that, this class is FREE!

To register, please call 954.266.6875

Good News from Sun-Trust Sunday Jazz Brunch!

The event was a success; with a great turnout of people and pets! The weather was beautiful and the bands sounded great.

Thanks to all pets and pet parents that allowed to me to take their picture for the blog. Many thanks to: Fiona, Lady, Bridget, Remy, Hooch, Achilles, Amadeus and Victoria for being such good doggies!

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Easter Weekend Pet Events!

There are many places to go and things to do with our pets this Easter! Come on out and enjoy Easter and pets:

Easter Bonnet Dog Parade at Delray Green Market
Saturday April 11th, 2009 8:00 AM until 1:00 PM
Pineapple Grove Way (NE 2nd Avenue) and Atlantic Avenue
Delray Beach, Florida 33444

Dress up your dogs in their finest threads and bring them out to this fun event. Entry fee is only $2 per dog with proceeds going to the Animal Rescue Force.

The bonnet contest categories include:

• Most original
• The funniest
• Most traditional
• Owner-doggie look-a-like
• Tiniest teacup
• Most frou-frou
• Best of Show
• P.S. Cats are welcome too!

For more information, please visit

Adopt A Sweet Kitty for Easter!
Saturday April 11 and
Sunday, April 12, 2009. 12:00pm to 4:00pm

PetSmart Colonial Palm
13621 South Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL‎

The Cat Network will have cats and kittens for adoption at PetSmart

For more information, please contact

Doggie Easter Egg Hunt and Bonnet Contest
Sunday, April 5th from 9:30-10:00 a.m.

Palm Beach Animal Care and Control
7100 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, 33411.

Join the fun with your dog or puppy and register for the Doggie Bonnet Contest following the egg hunt.

Bonnet contest categories include:
• Most creative bonnet
• Most colorful
• Best behaved dog wearing a bonnet

Prizes and ribbons for the winners!

For more information or to pre-register, please call 561-233-1284.