A person cupping a baby turkey in his or her hands
April 02, 2020

In the midst of this global pandemic, the only viable path forward is kindness.

Orange tabby cat lying in a multi-colored hammock with two cats behind him
March 31, 2020

Yo-Yo Ma’s “songs of comfort” inspire us to think about the comforting rhythms and melodies in animal welfare that help us adapt and thrive.

Two kittens sitting in the front of a stainless steel kennel in a shelter
March 26, 2020

Out of the coronavirus crisis comes a reimagining of how communities relate to pets in need.

Person outside with a dog wearing a bandanna, squatting down and holding the dog's paw
March 25, 2020

Best Friends community kindness cards and other creative resources help support our neighbors and local pets during shelter-in-place and stay-at-home orders.

Three puppies playing outside
March 24, 2020

Enjoy daily Facebook Live events with the animals at Best Friends.

A profile of a man wearing a hat, smiling and looking at a black Labrador type dog
March 23, 2020

Local, state and federal levels of government must consider the needs of pets

Black and white dog on some green grass
March 20, 2020

Best Friends has compiled loads of resources to help shelters and rescue groups continue to save lives during the pandemic.

Close up of dog sticking his tongue out
March 19, 2020

Best Friends offers guidance to lawmakers to help keep pets safe as communities are asked to shelter in place

Woman sitting on the floor hugging a brown and white puppy
March 16, 2020

Communities coming together for people and pets

Group of puppies playing in the grass
March 04, 2020

Information you need to know