What's in a Name?

Does knowing a dog’s breed really matter, or does it just fulfill our human desire to label? Learn more

Sponsor a Pet in Need

As a sponsor, you will help provide care and support for a homeless pet (like Klaus!).

Shop and Save Lives

Your purchase will assist homeless pets and help to Save Them All. Shop now!

Working Cats in L.A.

Some cats might not want to live in a house, but they still need homes. Read Hansel's story

Wallflower No More

A foster home, canine pal and "shy dog class" at Best Friends helped Amina come out of her shell.

Lift Your Spirits

At Best Friends, there’s always something heartwarming afoot.

Celebrating One Year in the Big Apple

Our favorite adoptions as the Best Friends Pet Adoption Center in NYC celebrates its one year anniversary. Read their stories

Adopt Juanita — Free Flight

Juanita is the girl with something extra - toes, that is! She is polydactyl.

Best Friends Blog

Rescue groups that spend thousands of dollars on a single dog at breeder auctions are enabling abuse.