North Richland Hills Animal Adoption & Rescue CenterDelgado Orthodontics was proud to sponsor a special pet for the North Richland Hills Animal Adoption & Rescue Center Clear the Shelter annual event, celebrated nationally August 19, 2017.

Thanks to our wonderful community a record 79 pets were adopted during our Clear the Shelter event on August 18, 2017!

About The North Richland Animal Adoption & Rescue Center:

The North Richland Hills Animal Adoption & Rescue Center (AARC) is owned and operated by the City of North Richland Hills with support from our community. AARC exists to help protect the health, safety, and welfare of both people and animals in the community.


Our goal is to provide services to the public promptly and with professional precision tempered with compassion for those animals that can not speak for themselves. Our staff has been recognized both at the state and national level for outstanding excellence in both programs and performance of duties.


Reduce pet overpopulation
Return lost pets to their homes
Rescue unwanted animals
Re-home pets in loving, protective homes

The NRH Animal Adoption & Rescue Center is proudly supported by the Petco Foundation.

The North Richland Hills community contributed more than $1,075,000 to help pay for the construction of our new facility, which opened in 2015. We are thankful for each and every contribution, no matter how big or small. Major Donors List

Clear the Shelters would not be possible without many generous donors, community partners and sponsors who help cover our spay/neuter and vaccination costs.

Petco Foundation
Total Shooting Sports
Family Pet Clinic of North Richland Hills
Lighting Etc.
North Richland Hills Endoscopy Center
Super Target #1514
Wonder Wafers International
ACME Roof System
Thorne Family Dentistry
Legacy ER & Urgent Care
Delgado Orthodontics

Thank you also to the following businesses for providing marketing and other support of our Clear the Shelters event:

Telemundo 39
Clear Channel Outdoor
Sam’s Club, NE Loop 820
Chick-Fil-A, Rufe Snow Dr.
Taco Cabana, Rufe Snow Dr.
Starbucks, Rufe Snow Dr.
Market Street
CiCi’s Pizza
Gatti’s, North Tarrant Pkwy
Papa John’s, Rufe Snow Dr.