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Posts Tagged "adoption"

One small step for Houston, one giant leap for no-kill 2025

Best Friends closer to opening a much-needed, and strategically important, lifesaving center in Houston.

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Dogs, dogs, dogs!

Make this National Dog Day count by committing to help to end the killing of dogs (and cats) in shelters.

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Crazy talk in The New York Times

Low-cost and fee-waived adoptions result in the safe and long-term placement of hundreds of thousands of shelter pets annually.

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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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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 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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Removing breed labels from adoptable pets

All dogs are individuals, so Best Friends and other shelters are working to see if removing speculative breed identifications help or hurt the adoption process.

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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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2015: Another banner year for Best Friends and homeless pets, with 207,000 animals directly helped

A look back at Best Friends and our No More Homeless Pets Network partners’ efforts in 2015 shows many lifesaving highlights in our work to Save Them All.

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