Best Friends Blog
 

Archive for the "From the CEO" Category

The continuing upside of the Michael Vick dogfighting bust

Victory dogs serve as models for lifesaving Delaware law that now ensures dogs seized from dogfighting ring busts to be individually evaluated.

Read More ›

Community cats put at risk by overreaching federal employees

Take action to demand that U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service employees abide by their own “no policy” position on TNR.

Read More ›

New foster care program launches in New York City

Tri-state residents asked to open their homes and foster a shelter pet to help New York City become no-kill.

Read More ›

Good news and bad on the puppy mill front

While retail sales bans on mill-bred dogs, cats, and rabbits are becoming more common, a new survey reveals people still buy dogs at pet stores instead of adopt.

Read More ›

Food for thought

Best Friends’ Save Them All message will reach grocery shelves thanks to partnership with Luvsome and Abound pet food sold by the Kroger chain.

Read More ›

National Park Service offers misguided regulation

Speak out against the proposal that would endanger “domestic or feral” animals in our national parks.

Read More ›

Pit bull terrier initiatives progress

We are making progress to educate the public about the plight of pit bull terriers and change stereotypes about them.

Read More ›

Puppy mill initiatives progress

We have made progress in drive to shut down puppy mills, though movement is still a grassroots one that needs your support.

Read More ›

TNR is the answer

Trap/neuter/return (TNR) is the indisputable answer to the community cat question. Killing is not.

Read More ›

Saving lives in Utah’s second-largest city

West Valley City is on verge of achieving no-kill status, with an 89.7 percent save rate in 2013.

Read More ›