Speedy the donkey nuzzling Chuck the horse

Equine odd couple goes home

April 16, 2021

Ever since they met at the Sanctuary, Chuck and Speedy have done everything together, including getting adopted and going home

Cosmic Charlie the dog out on the lawn with a stuffed Pixar ball toy

Beautiful Lab, terrible manners

April 13, 2021

Cosmic Charlie came to the Sanctuary with a habit of jumping all over people and grabbing their clothes, but he was adopted anyway and is now the best boy

Kalahari the desert tortoise with a food puzzle

Fun times at Wild Friends

April 12, 2021

Enrichment is important for all the animals at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, and here’s how it’s done the Wild Friends way

Molly Brown the dog at the beach on a blanket in the sand, with a toy, and blue sky behind her

Small dog, big spirit

April 9, 2021

Molly Brown came to Best Friends with injuries that needed urgent care, but nothing could keep this little dog down.

Rick's hand holding cockatoo's foot through a cage

Volunteer pampers parrot

April 6, 2021

Volunteer Rick Eddy practices a new form of therapy on one lucky cockatoo, and his feathery friend is loving it

Woman sitting on a couch next to a brown and white foster dog

6 pet foster-win stories

April 5, 2021

Falling in loving with a foster pet and adopting isn’t a foster failure, it’s a foster win

Great pyrenees dog Eddie lying outside in the lap of a man who is sitting next to a woma

7 big dog myths busted

April 1, 2021

From big dogs needing homes with a lot of space to not enjoying the company of cats and kids, we bust popular myths with the help of the big dogs themselves