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Honoring Candy Udell

Self-made entrepreneur, long-time activist and co-founder of Rescue Paw Foundation receives honor at New York Benefit to Save Them All.
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The California wildfires

Collaboration among Los Angeles animal welfare organizations helps save animals during California wildfire crisis.
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In My Own Words – A Vision For The Future

Eight weeks ago, I was accorded the extraordinary privilege and honor of being appointed to the position of CEO by the Best Friends Animal Society Board of Directors. It was the culmination of four years of preparation following the board’s decision to select me in their succession planning. A previous blog by our board chair, Francis Battista, gives some background on my 22-year career with Best Friends up to this point, but this entry is about the future. These past weeks have been someth
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The power of partnership

Nearly 300 Best Friends Network partners from around the nation commit to taking 4,000 rescued pets following Hurricane Harvey – but more are needed to save lives.

Hurricane Harvey

Best Friends disaster response team heading to Texas to help deliver emergency supplies and assess the impact on animals following Hurricane Harvey.