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All available cats and dogs are updated a minimum of once a day at https://www.arflife.org/adoptable-pets

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I'm Beach, Adopt Me!
Chihuahua Mix | Adult | Female

Five-year-old Beach is a gentle, kind lady with a soft heart. She can be a bit shy at first, but patient guardians will discover that, once earned, this sweet girl’s love and affection are second to none! Beach enjoys the simple things in life - food, family, lots of naptime - and she'll love any calm, surprise-free environment where she can curl up next to a trusted friend. Beach has a positive history with other dogs. She currently weighs 8 pounds.

All dogs benefit from training! ARF was named 'Best in the East Bay for Dog Training' in 2016, 2017 and 2018 by Diablo Magazine. All adopters receive a $50 discount off their first class.

Beach's adopter must be at least 18 years old with valid state-issued identification. ARF encourages family members to participate in the adoption process, especially children and family dogs. Please visit ARF's web site for information on adoption and to view more cute canines.

Adoption Hours at ARF
2890 Mitchell Drive
Walnut Creek, CA

Wednesday  Thursday
Noon - 6 pm

Friday
Noon - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday
Noon - 6 pm

Early-bird sign-in Wed-Fri at 9 am


Adoption fees

Cat - $75
2 Cats - $100
Kitten (< 6 months) - $125
2 Kittens - $200
Dog - $250
Puppy (< 6 months) - $300

Select animals have pre-paid fees.

Credit card and cash are accepted. No checks please.

Dog and puppy fees include a discount on the first six week session of manners classes.

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All dogs benefit from training! ARF was named 'Best in the East Bay for Dog Training' in 2016, 2017 and 2018 by Diablo Magazine. All adopters receive a $50 discount off their first class.

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Wednesday & Thursday: Noon - 6 pm
Friday: Noon - 7 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Noon - 6 pm

In order to ensure a successful match, the adoption process may take an hour or more to complete. Potential adopters should arrive early and allocate the appropriate amount of time for a successful adoption.

To save time on adoption day, download and complete an adoption survey to bring with you.

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2890 Mitchell Drive
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Adoption Hours at ARF
2890 Mitchell Drive
Walnut Creek, CA

Wednesday  Thursday
Noon - 6 pm

Friday
Noon - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday
Noon - 6 pm

Early-bird sign-in Wed-Fri at 9 am


Adoption fees

Cat - $75
2 Cats - $100
Kitten (< 6 months) - $125
2 Kittens - $200
Dog - $250
Puppy (< 6 months) - $300

Select animals have pre-paid fees.

Credit card and cash are accepted. No checks please.

Dog and puppy fees include a discount on the first six week session of manners classes.

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