Massachusetts
Best Friends works closely with local shelters, rescue groups and passionate people like you in Massachusetts. Together, we can bring this country to no-kill by 2025.

Help save homeless pets in MA

Shelters near you need help to save more lives. In 2021, nearly 689 dogs and cats were killed in animal shelters across Massachusetts, 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 Massachusetts 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 organizes transports in Massachusetts

Best Friends works with several animal welfare organizations in Massachusetts to expand our transport partnerships, chauffeuring pets out of areas where they are at risk and delivering them to places where they are more likely to be adopted. Shelters in Massachusetts are also working with the Best Friends shelter collaborative program to help shelters in the Southeast expand their lifesaving programming.

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:
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