Person holding a gray and white puppy who is licking his lips, standing in front of some yellow flowers
August 20, 2019

Julián Castro, former mayor of San Antonio, announces comprehensive animal welfare ideas as part of his presidential platform.

Longhaired, ear-tipped black and white outdoor cat
August 13, 2019

Computer modeling confirms the positive impact of targeted trap-neuter-return.

Black and white dog kissing the face of a woman who is wearing sunglasses
August 06, 2019

Bridging the leadership gap in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Group of Best Friends National Conference attendees holding signs in front of a backdrop next to a kitten cutout
August 01, 2019

Best Friends National Conference provides the tools, knowledge and inspiration needed to help save more lives.

Screen shot of new community lifesaving dashboard
July 25, 2019

Best Friends’ community lifesaving dashboard, an interactive data visualization tool that provides comprehensive “noses in and noses out" information down to the shelter level, launches and you can help.

Maia Astor-Drayton (left), Sally Spencer with Layne Dicker and dogs Ryder (white, who is a BFLA dog) and Cherry
July 18, 2019

Celebrating lost friends and remembering others who have dedicated their lives to animal welfare

Smiling woman with sunglasses on the top of her head holding a cute brown and white puppy in front of a transport vehicle
July 02, 2019

The benefits of transferring cats and dogs from one community that is oversaturated with animals to another community where those animals are more likely to find homes

Woman releasing feral cat from a life trap after being fixed as part of trap-neuter-return
June 18, 2019

Trap-neuter-return (TNR) programs benefit communities and save cats from being killed in shelters.

German shepherd at a super adoption event
June 17, 2019

Working together is key to successful first mega pet adoption event in Tampa, Florida and there’s more to come.

Black cat on a bumpy gray blanket
June 13, 2019

One size does not fit all on the path to no-kill 2025, with different needs in different areas of the country.