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Pet-Friendly Evacuation Shelters

Animal Services operates pet-friendly shelters during emergencies. Pre-registration is not required to use the evacuation center. Evacuation centers will be announced as needed. 

Upon arrival at the center, pets will be examined by a licensed veterinarian to determine if the pet presents a safety risk. Any pet deemed a risk will not be allowed to enter the evacuation center. Go to the link here or above to find out more about Miami Dade County's Pet-Friendly Shelters. We also have this great tip sheet that will help plan with the entire family, including your furry loved one, in mind.