Julie Castle with a smiling brindle dog on some agility equipment with a wall behind them with Save Them All
April 23, 2021

My first three years as CEO of Best Friends

Brenda Barnette with a dog
April 08, 2021

She was the right leader at the right time to help transform L.A. into NKLA.

Person releasing a black and white ear-tipped cat from a box
April 02, 2021

One of the keys to saving more cats is to look at the definition of “home” from their perspective.

Masked woman holding a brown tabby cat in her arms
March 25, 2021

Big cities across America are approaching or surpassing the no-kill benchmark, getting us closer to the 2025 goal.

Smiling woman hugging a brown dog
March 16, 2021

By targeting the shelters most in need, great strides toward no-kill have been made all over the country.

Black and white photo of a cat with text, Together we made L.A. a no-kill city
March 10, 2021

L.A. raised the dog and cat save rate from 57.7% in 2011 to more than 90% in 2021!

Brown dog with rainbow colored background
March 09, 2021

Best Friends is among the top 10 of Fast Company’s 'World’s Most Innovative Companies.'

Small blond Chihuahua-type dog kissing the nose of the person holding him
February 24, 2021

When the storms hit the Houston area last week, the animal welfare movement jumped into action. When a municipality has this kind of emergency, it becomes everyone’s problem to fix.

Two people loading up a Best Friends transport van with a brindle dog on a leash ready to get in
February 21, 2021

Best Friends supporting dozens of shelters with transports and needed supplies

Smiling man holding a black and white cat in his arms
February 18, 2021

Last summer, we got a wake-up call along with the rest of the country on diversity issues that need to be addressed. We’ve been working on this for a few months and I thought it was a good time to look at some of the progress we’ve made.