Our next National Conference will be August 10-12, 2023, in Houston, Texas.

More information about the venue, hotel rooms, and registration will be available in Spring 2023.

Click here to sign up for email updates to be the first to know about Conference 2023 opportunities. 

Submissions to speak at the 2023 Conference are now open! Click here to learn more about the submission process and how to apply. 

Volunteers at Best Friends National Conference

Volunteer and help save lives

Want to have fun while making a difference? Volunteer at the 2023 Best Friends National Conference!

As a volunteer, you’ll not only be giving a helping hand, you’ll be able to connect and swap stories with other compassionate animal lovers who are dedicated to saving lives.

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Strengthen your brand by becoming an exhibitor

Exhibiting at the Best Friends National Conference gives you the opportunity to interact with attendees face-to-face, generating visibility and credibility for your company.

You can showcase your products or services to hundreds of highly passionate animal welfare leaders and gain exposure with leading decision-makers.

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Show your company’s compassion and dedication to saving lives by sponsoring the Best Friends National Conference

Become a Sponsor


A special thank-you to our 2022 sponsors


Presenting sponsor:

Petco Love - A nonprofit changing lives logo



Impact sponsor:

Maddies Fund Logo


Supporting partners:

Petsmart Charities Logo    Southern Utah University Logo    Credit One Bank Logo    ACANA logo

    1800PetMeds Logo    Pawz Logo