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La Russa's ARF gives local pets a special treat

Original post made on Nov 30, 2010

Animal Rescue Foundation co-founder Tony La Russa, manager of the St. Louis Cardinals, signed autographs at ARF-sponsored pet food drive Monday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, November 29, 2010, 4:18 PM

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Posted by the dogfather
a resident of Danville
on Nov 30, 2010 at 6:38 am

This bears repeating:

"Safeway locations in Alamo, Clayton, Danville[!!], Lafayette and Walnut Creek are also accepting donations.

The pet food will be distributed by the Salvation Army in Concord and continue through Dec. 30."

Thanks ARF -- terrific program! The Holidays are one of the times when shelters become overloaded with companion animal 'surrenders,' and you know what that means. This kind of program helps keep some pets in their homes where they belong -- and out of the pound where they're in peril!

And while I'm at it: today is Shelter Pet day on facebook -- Web Link

Please consider sharing your life with an adoptable shelter dog or cat! If you need help finding one, I can assist. Please email the editors -- they will know how to find me and I'll get in-touch.

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Posted by Claudia
a resident of San Ramon
on Nov 30, 2010 at 8:31 am

Bravo to good people doing good deeds. Need more of this kind of news. Happy Howlidays!

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Posted by American
a resident of Danville
on Nov 30, 2010 at 4:35 pm

Tony Larusa has done a great job in saving so many animals. We have always got our golden retrievers from golden retriever rescue, or the animal shelters, and encourage everyone to please consider a shelter or rescue for dogs, rather than making breeders rich. There are so many wonderful dogs just waiting for a good home. Thanks, Tony!

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Posted by Charlie Williams
a resident of Walnut Creek
on Dec 30, 2010 at 10:02 am

ARF is a great organization. I got my 2 chihuahuas from Tony LaRussa's animal rescue foundation. I'm participating in their annual 'Stars to the Rescue' benefit concert January 7th.
Twitter: @CharlieWMusic

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