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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Adopt or Foster a Heartworm Pup

By Christine Colbert on March 14, 2019

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Volunteer Deyra Galvan wearing an orange Best Friends T-shirt and holding and kissing a white and tan puppy

A volunteer hero for Houston’s pets

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Find out what keeps Deyra Galvan coming back to volunteer and organize events for Houston’s shelter pets.

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Amber and Vince Krzys posing with Parker and their two other dogs holding a sign that says, "Together we will Save Them All"

When short-term dog fostering leads to adoption

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

After years in the shelter system, Parker the dog got the chance to go into foster care, won the hearts of his foster family and found a forever home.

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