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Find a Pet to Adopt on the HOPE Express

This mobile pet adoption unit visits communities to find new homes for shelter pets. Helping Our Pets Everyday (HOPE) is the mission of this traveling vehicle and crew.

Find out about upcoming dates and locations where you can find The HOPE Express.

The HOPE Express

  • Schedule the HOPE Express

    The HOPE Express is a great way for a business or neighborhood to show their love for pets. Sponsorship opportunities are also available, with promotional representation across communication channels in print and online.
    Contact us for more information or if you are interested in scheduling the Hope Express at your business or event.

  • Featured Events

    Pet adoptions at the Betsy Hotel South Beach

    The Hope Express will be at the Betsy Hotel the last Saturday of each month from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. where you can connect, adopt and fall in love with a pet from Miami-Dade Animal Services.  Adoption fees for dogs and cats include spay/neuter surgery, microchip and age-appropriate vaccines.

    1440 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL

    Pet adoptions at participating PetSmart locations

    Connect with, adopt and fall in love with a pet! Miami-Dade County Animal Services will be hosting pet adoptions every Friday, Saturday, & Sunday at the following PetSmart locations:

    The Shops at Midtown Miami 3101 N Miami Ave #110
    Fridays, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    8241 W. Flagler St. Miami, FL
    Fridays, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Sundays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    3301 SW 22 St., Coral Gables, FL
    Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Sundays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Pet adoption fees include spay/neuter surgery, microchip and age-appropriate vaccines.

    For more upcoming off-site adoption events hosted by Animal Services, check out our Calendar of Events.

Phone Number(s)

Mail / Email

Locations and Hours

  • Pet Adoption and Protection Center

    3599 NW 79 Avenue, Doral, FL 33122
    10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Communications Department
Inson Kim, Director

Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW 1st Street, 25th Floor Miami, FL 33128