The Best Friends Visitor Center

Best Friends Visitor Center is open Tuesday-Saturday from 9 am - 5 pm (closed Sunday & Monday)

We’re open! Our staff is working hard to keep you safe. For more on what you can expect when you visit, see COVID-19: Keeping you safe »

We're celebrating our national adoption event with fun, family-friendly activities in Kanab and at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. Join us!

Friday, July 9:.
Dog and puppy adoptions at the Best Friends Visitor Center from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 10:
Cats and Coffee at the Best Friends Visitor Center from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Sunday, July 11:
Paws and Popsicles, Adoption Hub Open House at the Adoption Hub & Puppy Preschool from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Check out all of our adoptable animals here.


The Best Friends Visitor Center, located in the heart of Kanab, is an interactive educational center for tourists to learn more about Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, our national programs and, of course, the animals. Folks will have the opportunity to sign up for Sanctuary tours, get information on volunteering, and even meet a few adorable, adoptable pets! Leashed pets are welcome. 

Current Winter Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Closed Sunday and Monday)

235 South 100 East in Kanab, Utah
Across from Glazier’s Market
435-644-8584

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