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.

Latest News

Super Adoption

NKUT Super Adoption success

By Best Friends staff on May 10, 2018

Salt Lake City adoption event saves hundreds of pets.

Read More
Jan & Daisy

How a Senior Cat is Changing the Life of a Senior Adopter

By Nicole Hamilton on April 30, 2018

A 20-year-old cat finds her perfect new home at an assisted living facility.

Read More
Teddy, a gray senior shorthair cat who is deaf

How a deaf, geriatric cat with thyroid disease found a home

Friday, July 20, 2018

Teddy’s medical challenges didn’t stop him from finding a fantastic home after he landed at a New York city shelter.

Read More
Skully, the dog battling cancer, with his new adoptive family

Love for a dog with cancer

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Skully the dog battles cancer and finds his perfect home with a nurse and cancer center director.

Read More
View All News