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Natural disasters and the no-kill movement

No-kill means saving shelter animals’ lives every day, as well as following disasters like Hurricane Harvey.

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The power of partnership

Nearly 300 Best Friends Network partners from around the nation commit to taking 4,000 rescued pets following Hurricane Harvey – but more are needed to save lives.

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To adopt or not? A new Best Friends survey sheds light on pet adoptions

Though the public has a positive perception of rescues and shelters, negative beliefs persist around adoption process. That needs to change.

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Kudos to Zappos — again!

Home For The Pawlidayz adoption promotion blows away goal, finding homes for over 11,000 animals nationwide between Black Friday through Cyber Monday.

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Saving pets in shelters: Zappos does it again

Zappos is sponsoring the adoption fees from Black Friday through Cyber Monday for participating Network partners – hoping to find homes for 9,000 animals.

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Local rescue groups cash in on 2016 Strut Your Mutt

Fundraising dog walk, held in 14 cities nationwide, supports hundreds of No More Homeless Pets Network partners working to Save Them All.

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2016 Best Friends National Conference is almost underway

Next week’s National Conference in Salt Lake City offers inspiration, networking opportunities and the chance to learn from the best in the no-kill movement.

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2016 Best Friends National Conference comes home to Utah

Best Friends was founded in 1984. It was in that year that the Best Friends founders acquired the Utah property that would become home to the nation’s largest no-kill sanctuary for abandoned, abused and special-needs animals. Best Friends Animal Sanctuary remains the heart of our national organization and is home to more than 1,700 dogs, […]

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It’s time for the Best Friends All-Staff Week

Best Friends employees come to the Sanctuary, the heart of the organization, to renew their commitment to Save Them All.

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Best Friends earns Harris Poll EquiTrend honors for third time in six years

Message of working together to Save Them All resonates with the public and aids in Best Friends’ Animal Welfare Nonprofit Brand of the Year win.

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