In his TEDx Talk, Best Friends co-founder speaks about those early days and the power of a single citizen to change the world with “just an idea and commitment.”
All tools available, including low-cost spay/neuter services, TNR programs, shelter surrender intervention and adoptions, must be used to end shelter killing.
Tri-state residents asked to open their homes and foster a shelter pet to help New York City become no-kill.
In order to Save Them All, rescues need to overcome a reputation of making it difficult to adopt homeless animals.
Though remote, the location selected for Best Friends Animal Sanctuary continues to motivate and inspire animal lovers 30 years later.
Co-founder Francis Battista’s Huffington Post article emphasizes the importance of prioritizing the lives of shelter animals to Save Them All.
Best Friends Animal Society’s medical director submits recommendations to the American Veterinary Medical Association, asking to end the killing of free-roaming cats.
Best Friends’ Save Them All message will reach grocery shelves thanks to partnership with Luvsome and Abound pet food sold by the Kroger chain.
The Best Friends founders, a collection of mad geniuses and visionaries, inspired me to drop everything to join the mission to end shelter killing.