A list of some of our Celebrity Supporters.

Hilary Swank, a supporter of Best Friends Animal Society, and pitbull at NKLA event

Hilary Swank

Actress | Producer

Award-winning actress/producer Hilary Swank is an accomplished storyteller with more than 20 years in the entertainment business.

Her breakout role as Brandon Teena in the 1999 drama “Boy’s Don’t Cry” earned her an Oscar® for Best ...

Jackson Galaxy and cat

Jackson Galaxy

Cat Behaviorist | TV Host | Producer

Cat behaviorist by day and rock ’n’ roller by night, Jackson Galaxy challenges the stereotypical cat lover persona with his tattoo-clad arms and guitar case filled with cat toys.

In addition to being the star and executive producer of ...

Julie Marie Berman and puppy

Julie Marie Berman


Emmy-winning actress Julie Marie Berman, best known for her role on "General Hospital," has attended multiple Best Friends events, such as adoption weekend events, Strut Your ...

Kaitlin Doubleday wearing a Save Them All T-shirt and hugging a yellow Labrador retriever dog

Kaitlin Doubleday


Kaitlin Doubleday is an actress known for her roles in the films “Catch Me If You Can” and “Waiting.” She has also been recognized for her television roles on “Nashville” and, most notably, “Empire,” playing Rhonda Lion. Kaitlin is a ...

Katherine Schwarzenegger with her adopted dog Maverick

Katherine Schwarzenegger

Author | Blogger | Philanthropist

A New York Times best-selling author, lifestyle blogger and philanthropist, Katherine Schwarzenegger says adopting her dog was “one of the greatest and most rewarding decisions I’ve made.” That decision to save a dog’s life and give ...

Kevin Nealon

Kevin Nealon

Actor | Comedian

Using humor is an excellent way to engage an audience and educate in an informative, yet lighthearted way. One expert in this method is Kevin Nealon, the actor and comedian best known for his work on “Saturday Night Live” from 1986 to 1995 and his ...

Kristin Bauer and puppy

Kristin Bauer


Unlike the cold-hearted vampire Pam she played on the award-winning HBO series "True Blood," or the wicked Maleficent she played on ABC's "Once Upon a Time", actress Kristin Bauer has a warm and loving heart, especially for ...

Laura Dern and dog

Laura Dern


Actress, producer and writer Laura Dern has been a long-time Best Friends supporter.  She filmed a public service announcement in the mid-1990s, attended benefits including Lint Roller fundraising events, and visited our

Lauren Ash with her adopted dog Fox

Lauren Ash


Best known for playing Dina Fox on NBC's sitcom “Superstore,” Lauren Ash has also appeared in various films and television series, including “Video on Trial,” “Hotbox,” Comedy Central's “Another Period” and the Academy ...

Lisa Edelstein and dog

Lisa Edelstein

Actress | Producer

Lisa Edelstein, star of "House, MD", has been a long-time Best Friends supporter. She joined the Honorary Committee for our Los Angeles Lint Roller Party in 2000 and was involved with the event for years. She also visited our Sanctuary in Utah in ...