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 Utah Adoption Center in Sugar House, and leads the NKUT initiative.

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Foster Kittens

Top 10 reasons to foster a pet

By Nicole Hamilton on November 8, 2018

Pet fostering for your local rescue or shelter makes a huge difference in the life of a homeless dog or cat, and it helps open more space for another pet in need.

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Franklin's Adoption

Two days, hundreds of dogs and cats adopted

By Kelli Harmon on November 8, 2018

NKUT Super Adoption helps dogs and cats go home by the hundreds.

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Alfonso, Abraham and Cisco the cats lying and sitting next to one another

Helping kittens with FeLV beat the odds

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Abraham and Alfonso probably wouldn’t have survived on the streets, but at the Sanctuary these young cats with feline leukemia are celebrating milestones.

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Volunteer photographer Christie Lynn holding a black and white cat

Volunteer photographer with an eye for saving pets

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Christie Lynn uses her talent as a photographer to help cats and dogs get adopted, and when she’s not behind the lens, she helps in so many other ways.

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