June 22, 2017
Resolution 237, declaring the intent for New Jersey to be no-kill by 2025 has passed in the New Jersey state assembly.
June 08, 2017
Thanks to changing perceptions, collaboration and events like super adoptions, animals previously considered “unadoptable” now finding loving homes.
June 06, 2017
We mourn the loss of John Fripp, co-founder of Best Friends Animal Society.
May 08, 2017

The City of Angels is on target to becoming no-kill in 2017, and in collaboration with the NKLA coalition, the city council reaffirms its commitment to that goal.

April 25, 2017

Best Friends is assembling a team of animal welfare superstars from around the U.S. to join our current staff to end the killing in our nation’s shelters by 2025.

April 04, 2017
Best Friends New York Adoption Center opening today in SoHo as our next step toward a no-kill nation by 2025.
March 16, 2017
All dogs are individuals, so Best Friends and other shelters are working to see if removing speculative breed identifications help or hurt the adoption process.
March 13, 2017
Collaborative efforts result in Los Angeles city shelters achieving a record save rate and the city continuing on track to become no-kill in 2017.
February 20, 2017
Please join us in paying homage to the co-founder of FixNation for his service to our country and the animals in Los Angeles.
February 09, 2017

Data allowing us to measure our lifesaving progress on a national scale reveals an amazing reduction in the number of dogs and cats being killed in the U.S. each day.