Help save homeless pets in AR

Shelters near you need help to save more lives. In 2021, nearly 6,267 dogs and cats were killed in animal shelters across Arkansas, but together with your help, we’re changing that.

Best Friends is working with animal welfare organizations and stakeholders statewide to save every pet who can be saved and reach no-kill through Arkansas by 2025. Your local shelter is counting on your help. Now is the time to get involved and make a lifesaving difference.

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Best Friends opens doors in Northwest Arkansas

Best Friends continues to support Northwest Arkansas shelters and rescue groups with lifesaving grants. The Best Friends team has been participating in direct and indirect lifesaving with targeted shelters in Fort Smith, Pine Bluff, Hot Springs, Dardanelle, North Little Rock and Russellville. The state-of-the-art Best Friends Pet Resource Center in Bentonville is scheduled to open in 2023.

Find a Best Friends Network partner near you

The Best Friends Network is made up of thousands of public and private shelters, rescue groups, spay/neuter organizations and other animal welfare groups, all working to save the lives of dogs and cats in communities like yours across the country.

Each and every one of our network partners needs caring people like you to adopt, foster, donate, volunteer and advocate to help save the lives of pets where you live.

Find a network partner near you today:

Find a network partner near you today:
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