Welcome to the Humane Society of Greater Miami
The Humane Society of Greater Miami is a limited admit, adoption guarantee facility dedicated to placing every dog and cat in our care into a loving home, and to promoting responsible pet ownership and spay/neuter programs. Adoption guarantee means that every animal that is admitted to our shelter is free from the threat of euthanasia due to time, space, or treatable medical issues. We provide shelter, food, veterinary care, and plenty of TLC while the dogs and cats wait for their permanent home, no matter how long it takes.
We have been helping homeless animals in Miami-Dade County since 1936. We offer programs and services to educate, inform, and inspire people to take responsible care of their pets and treat animals with the kindness they deserve. With the support of people from across the county, we are helping to create a better community for all.
We are a private, not-for-profit, 501 (c) (3) charitable animal welfare organization supported solely by our programs and services, as well as donations, private grants and fundraising events.
Please note: Our dog intake is currently limited to dogs/puppies under six years of age and under 30 lbs due to space limitations. All pets must pass medical and behavioral evaluation before being admitted to our shelter.
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Get involved in our cause! Lend a hand to help a paw.
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Our Humane Education Program is instilling the values of kindness and compassion.
We offer Free Spay/Neuter Services for those who qualify – or for a very low fee.
The Pet Therapy Program brings the unique and healing human/animal bond across Miami.
Surrendering an animal to a shelter should be your last choice. Learn about all options.
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