Animal shelter holds pet adoption party

  • A puppy sits in his box as he waits to be adopted at the Animal Services Shelter. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. Hundreds of dogs and cats were up for adoption. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Ray Anthony Eddie, 16, smiles as he and his family adopt a puppy at the Animal Services Shelter in Miami. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Rafael Mir, left, picks out a dog to adopt, as his fiancee, Rosie Hernandez, his son Isaiah, and volunteers Nancy Flag and Henry Piernikoski look on. The Animal Services Shelter in Miami celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Nancy Flag, holds a dog available for adoption as Rosie Hernandez, right, and her son 18-month-old Isaiah Mir, get a closer look at the Animal Services Shelter in Miami. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Thalia Garcia, 10, holds her new adopted pet Sasha as volunteer Roy Pressman photographs them at the Animal Services Shelter in Miami. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A puppy rest on the chest of Ray Anthony Eddie, 16, of Miramar. Animal Services Shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party Sunday. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Danielle Mack, 11, smiles as she pets her cousin Ray Anthony Eddie's new dog at the Animal Services Shelter in Miami. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Staffer Luis Garcia, center, scans Ray Anthony Eddie's dog to make sure that Eddie is adopting the dog he selected. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Volunteer Roy Pressman presents Thalia Garcia, 10, with a picture of her and her new dog Sasha at the Animal Services Shelter in Miami. The shelter celebrated its 5th Anniversary with a Pet Adoption Party. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF