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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 Hildegard, Adopt Me!
Pit Bull Terrier Mix | Adult | Female

Five-year-old Hildegard is a lovely lady that loves attention! This lady absolutely loves walking along the trail and following where her nose takes her. Hildegard is sweet and enjoys finding a great place to nap once she is done exploring the neighborhood. She loves to be pet and can’t wait for more! Hildegard prefers a home without small children. If you have children 16 and up, we ask that you bring them in for a meet and greet before adopting Hildegard. She currently weighs 52 pounds.Hildegard's adoption fee has been prepaid by a generous donor.

All dogs benefit from training! ARF was named 'Best in the East Bay for Dog Training' in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 by Diablo Magazine. All adopters receive a $50 discount off their first class.

Hildegard is this week's Spotlight Pet!

Hildegard'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
Senior Cat (7+ years) - $50
Kitten (< 6 months) - $125
2 Kittens - $200
Dog - $250
Senior Dog (7+ years) - $125
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, 2018 and 2019 by Diablo Magazine. All adopters receive a $50 discount off their first class.

Hildegard is this week's Spotlight Pet!

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Puppy (< 6 months) - $300

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Wednesday & Thursday: Noon - 6 pm
Friday: Noon - 7 pm
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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
Senior Cat (7+ years) - $50
Kitten (< 6 months) - $125
2 Kittens - $200
Dog - $250
Senior Dog (7+ years) - $125
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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