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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NKUT UT County Report Card

New Best Friends Animal Society ‘No-Kill Utah’ Report Card Focuses on Utah County

By Temma Martin on July 6, 2019

Report Card Shows How People Can Help End the Killing of Pets in Utah County Shelters

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Picasso and Unstoppable the kittens lying next to each other on a blanket

Four kittens survive a severe, contagious illness, thanks to incredible first-time foster mom

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Fun turned to fear when a little kitten faced panleukopenia, but this foster mom helped her and three other kittens overcome the illness

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Baby hummingbird drinking fluid from a syringe

After falling out of a nest and losing her parents, baby hummingbird was raised by humans

Monday, October 7, 2019

She weighed less than two grams when found, but now she’s back in the wild

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