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

Help save homeless pets in WA

Shelters near you need help to save more lives. In 2021, nearly 1,631 dogs and cats were killed in animal shelters across Washington, 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 Washington 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 is a founding partner of PAW in Washington

Pet Alliance of Washington (PAW) is a coalition of dedicated animal welfare organizations committed to achieving a 90% save rate (the benchmark for no-kill) by 2025. PAW is focused on collaborating with communities to save more cats and dogs through member mentoring, direct action and more.

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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