Best Friends Blog
 

Archive for the "From the CEO" Category

Will declawing be outlawed in New York?

Animal-friendly legislation is introduced that could make New York the first state in the U.S. to make declawing of domestic cats illegal.

Read More ›

160,000 animals saved during 2014: Best Friends’ 30th anniversary year

As 2014 and Best Friends’ 30 year anniversary draws to a close, Bela’s arrival is just the latest among many year-end highlights in our effort to Save Them All.

Read More ›

Two major wins for community cats

We’re celebrating National Feral Cat Day early this year after Community Cats Project victories in Albuquerque and Tucson, which will save more feline lives.

Read More ›

Collective double take

Lifelong animal welfare advocate is named CEO of lobbying group the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council in surprising move.

Read More ›

Network partners receive more than $500,000 in grants

With Best Friends working collaboratively with other 501(c)3 animal welfare organizations around the country, we can Save Them All.

Read More ›

The continuing upside of the Michael Vick dogfighting bust

Vicktory 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 ›