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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Super Adoption

NKUT Super Adoption success

By Best Friends staff on May 10, 2018

Salt Lake City adoption event saves hundreds of pets.

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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.

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Woman wearing a protective gown and gloves smiling and holding a very young kitten

What is kitten season?

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The spring forecast calls for torrents of adorable kittens with intermittent periods of awe, panic, heroics and inspiration.

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Marty and Brenda Winnick and four generations of their family volunteering at Wild Friends with the tortoises

Four generations of animal lovers

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Marty and Brenda Winnick couldn’t wait to show their family members the place they love.

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