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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Best Friends Network spotlight: Arctic Breeds Rescue

By Arin Greenwood on February 1, 2018

Two rescued dogs stole the show at Sundance, promoting dog adoption and the film White Fang.

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Best Friends Network spotlight: Humane Society of Utah

By Arin Greenwood on January 11, 2018

Ziggy the dog gets a massage — and a family

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Itchy, a Standoffish, cautious and uncertain dog, is learning to trust more as he is introduced to more people

Dog’s standoffishness is only skin deep

Friday, February 16, 2018

Making friends with this cautious dog takes time, but the love he gives in return is worth the effort.

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Caring for stray cats in winter is a priority of Best Friends in Salt Lake City, providing spay neuter, donated food and shelter

Caring for stray cats in winter

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

The Best Friends Pet Adoption Center in Salt Lake City provides spay/neuter, outdoor cat shelters, food and more for community cats

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