About Best Friends in Utah

Best Friends Animal Society in Utah is working collaboratively with animal rescue groups, city shelters and passionate individuals who are all dedicated to the mission of making Utah a no-kill state. As part of this mission, Best Friends hosts adoption and fundraising events, runs the Best Friends Lifesaving Center in Sugar House, and leads the NKUT initiative.

 

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Tati

Tiny kitten with serious injuries beats the odds and is now loving life

By Nicole Hamilton on December 30, 2019

Tati wasn’t even a week old when she came to Best Friends with an injured leg, hip and dislocated knee, but today she’s loving life with a kitty best friend

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Distillery Cat Gimlet

Raise your glass: Rescued cat scores a sweet job in a Salt Lake City distillery

By Nicole Hamilton on December 30, 2019

Gimlet came to Best Friends from a rural animal shelter outside of Salt Lake City and today lives at Beehive Distilling, where she’s working hard (and hardly working)

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Volunteer Belle Henderson smiling and holding a black and white kitten

L.A. volunteer has a soft spot for senior cats and those with special needs

Thursday, February 20, 2020

To Belle Henderson there’s no greater reward than helping cats get adopted at the Best Friends Lifesaving Center in Los Angeles

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Pia the white medium hair cat with sight issues

Blind, deaf cat escapes a hurricane and gets a new home

Thursday, February 20, 2020

How a gorgeous white cat with impaired vision and hearing went from a shelter in the path of a hurricane to being loved in her new home

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