Hummer the chow chow with Chris

Healing bonds

September 9, 2015

Strong relationships help Katrina survivor overcome fear of handling.

Hurricane Katrina survivors Houdini and Jersey are now kindred spirits

Kindred spirits

September 3, 2015

Ten years after the storm, Katrina survivors Houdini and Jersey find comfort in a new friendship.


Hurricane Sandy Challenges Northeast Disaster Response

October 30, 2012

November 4th, 10:20 a.m. We've posted a new story outlining the next steps in the Best Friends response to Hurricane Sandy. You can read about it by clicking here.


November 1, 3:45 p.m. Best Friends Emergency Response Team leaders John Garcia and Ethan Gurney are on the ground in New Jersey.

Hurricane Update

Hurricane Sandy update

October 29, 2012

Best Friends assisting local rescue groups faced with protecting animals in harm’s way.