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Archive for the "No Kill" Category

An audacious goal

No-kill “fantasy” is fast becoming a reality a year and a half since Best Friends declared intention to lead the nation to no-kill by 2025.

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NKLA: Where we’ve been, where we are and where we are going

Remarkable lifesaving progress has been made in the City of Angels since the founding of the No-Kill Los Angeles Coalition in 2012.

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Better data, brighter picture

Thanks to new data and working together to Save Them All, good progress has been made to reduce the number of cats and dogs killed in America’s shelters every year.

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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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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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New Jersey declares ‘thumbs up’ for no-kill

Resolution 237, declaring the intent for New Jersey to be no-kill by 2025 has passed in the New Jersey state assembly.

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Another successful super adoption as L.A. gets closer to NKLA

Thanks to changing perceptions, collaboration and events like super adoptions, animals previously considered “unadoptable” now finding loving homes.

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The right stuff

Best Friends is assembling a team of animal welfare superstars from around the U.S. to join our current staff to end the killing in our nation’s shelters by 2025.

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The Muppets take Manhattan

Best Friends New York Adoption Center opening today in SoHo as our next step toward a no-kill nation by 2025.

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How the war on cats is spurred on by deliberate misinformation

With the help of the Best Friends Cat Advocacy Team, we have put together this piece that fact-checks the claims made by the publishers of Cat Wars and authors of this book. The claims come from them; we present you with the facts.

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