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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Amberly, a brown tabby cat, looking to her side

How to bring out the sparkle in an introverted cat

Friday, May 25, 2018

At first glance, Amberly may seem indifferent, but inviting the tabby cat to play makes her personality shine.

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Brown puppy sitting over the shoulder of a woman wearing a Best Friends T-shirt

Lots to cheer about at the NKLA Super Adoption

Friday, May 25, 2018

Hundreds of pets were adopted at the two-day event.

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