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Adopt a Pet
Adopting a pet from the Pet Adoption and Protection Center is a low cost, personally satisfying alternative to purchasing a pet from a pet store. Our dogs and cats make good pets and reward their rescuers with lifelong loyalty and affection. Find your furry friend, today!
Or visit the Pet Adoption and Protection Center at:
3599 NW 79 Avenue
Doral, Florida 33166
Adoption fees for puppies and kittens under 4 months old include de-worming, puppy tags, FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus) and Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) tests for cats, first set of vaccines and microchip.
Learn all the requirement in order to adopt a pet.
Adopted Pet Returns
Adopted animals may be returned to the Pet Adoption and Protection Center for a refund or exchange within 30 days if the animal has a medical condition that was not disclosed at the time of adoption and the condition is confirmed in a written evaluation by a certified veterinarian.
Connect with, adopt and fall in love with a pet at any of our featured events!
Mobile & Off-site Events
Organizations can host pet adoptions at an event, or book the HOPE Express to contribute to the organization's efforts and help save the lives of homeless pets.
Petco Adoption Center
We have partnered with Petco as another way of offering adoptions in our community.
Foster to Adopt
We offer a Foster to Adopt Program where you can take a pet home with you to care for it during its mandatory three-day hold period.
Pets of the Week
Adoption fee includes: spay/neuter, booster and rabies vaccinations, deworming, microchip and registration. To learn more about the pet of the week, call us Monday through Saturday at 305-884-1101, or visit us at the Pet Adoption and Protection Center, open Monday through Sunday. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.Back to Top Page Last Edited: Tue Jun 14, 2016 11:34:58 AM
Pets of the Week
Dog (over 4 months) $65
Puppy (under 4 months) $75
Cat or Kitten (get two and still only pay $35!) $35
Full fee schedule
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