ARF

Sapphire is a 3-year-old bright, friendly, curious and very sweet dog. She would love to accompany her owner on adventures around town, hikes in the hills, or even potentially being a therapy dog. Sapphire is easygoing and would be good in a Basic Manners training class to show off how smart she is. The adoption fee for adult dogs is $225 and includes 50 percent off one seven-week dog training session. Visit Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation, 2890 Mitchell Drive, Walnut Creek. Adoption hours are noon-5 p.m. Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday; and 3-7 p.m. Thursday and Friday. For more information, please call 925-256-1ARF.

MAINE COON ADOPTIONS

Simone is a 1-year-old Maine Coon mix with long, fluffy black fur and brilliant eyes. She loves to chase toys and jumps in the air to catch them. She is affectionate, confident, and loves being near humans, but Simone needs to be an only cat. She is spayed, microchipped, tested negative and up-to-date on shots. Maine Coon Adoptions holds monthly adoption fairs in Pleasant Hill. Visit MaineCoonAdoptions.com, for dates and locations. Call 510-710-9250.

, and to complete an adoption application. On Facebook at www.facebook.com/MaineCoonAdoptions. For more information, call 510-710-9250.