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I'm Sparkler, Adopt Me!
Siberian Husky Mix | Adult | Male

One-and-a-half-year-old Sparkler is a playful boy ready for adventure! He loves meeting new people and will lean into them for maximum petting. Sparkler loves to learn new manners and tricks. Give him a little love, some treats, and some exercise, and he's happy as can be! Who doesn't want to wake up to his goofy, adorable face smile everyday! Sparkler has a positive history with other dogs. He currently weighs 55 pounds.

Sparkler'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.

Virtual Adoption Hours at ARF
By appointment only
Walnut Creek, CA

Wednesday - Saturday
Noon - 5 pm

Sunday
Noon - 4 pm


Adoption fees

Cat - $100
Kitten (< 6 months) - $150
2 Cats/Kittens - $25 off each
Dog - $250
Puppy (< 6 months) - $350
Special Needs Pet - 50% off
Senior (7+ years) Pet - 50% off

Fees waived for veterans

Only credit cards are accepted during the virtual adoption process.

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Virtual Adoption Hours at ARF
By appointment only
Walnut Creek, CA

Wednesday - Saturday
Noon - 5 pm

Sunday
Noon - 4 pm


Adoption fees

Cat - $100
Kitten (< 6 months) - $150
2 Cats/Kittens - $25 off each
Dog - $250
Puppy (< 6 months) - $350
Special Needs Pet - 50% off
Senior (7+ years) Pet - 50% off

Fees waived for veterans

Only credit cards are accepted during the virtual adoption process.

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