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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Senior cat found herself homeless after diabetes diagnosis, but she is doing so much better now

By Nicole Hamilton on November 14, 2019

Aging like a fine wine, Clicquot is living the life of luxury with her new family, which says it’s a joy to care for a senior cat with special needs

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Giant polar bear of a dog inspires so many people to help him find a home

By Nicole Hamilton on November 5, 2019

It took several people (including a pilot) to help this pit bull and mastiff mix leave the shelter, but nothing was going to stop them from giving this gentle dog the life he deserved

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Small gray kitten swaddled in a cloth

Jackpot! More than 14,000 stray cats get fixed in Vegas, feline save rates skyrocket

Thursday, December 5, 2019

The statistics don’t lie: Las Vegas Community Cat Program wraps up successfully

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Delilah the deaf pit bull with a woman in a pumpkin patch

Deaf pit bull mix finds new home just in time for the holidays

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Delilah can’t hear and ended up in a shelter, but now she’s been adopted by the perfect couple

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