New Mexico
New Mexico saved 4,623 more animals in 2020 than in 2019, but there is more work to be done. Best Friends works closely with local shelters, rescue groups and passionate people like you in New Mexico. Together, we can bring this country to no-kill by 2025.

Help save homeless pets in NM

Shelters near you need help to save more lives. In 2020, nearly 6,069 dogs and cats were killed in animal shelters across New Mexico, 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 New Mexico 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 lends a hand in New Mexico

Best Friends partners with shelters and rescue groups in New Mexico to save more cats and dogs through training, coaching, mentoring, direct lifesaving programming, grants and grassroots community engagement. We also support local leaders and people with pets on the Navajo Nation through direct lifesaving programming, spay/neuter services, pet supply distribution and grants.

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 located around the country. While only shelter network partners are represented on the dashboard, all network partners are working to save cats and dogs. They all need adopters, donors, volunteers and community advocates to increase lifesaving.

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