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 Pay It Forward T-shire and holding a tabby and white kitten

Nearly 9,000 pets adopted in 10 days

Friday, July 13, 2018

Best Friends Save Them All summer promotion helps send dogs and cats home.

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Overdrive the cream tabby kitten on a green blanket

Feisty kitten survives a 200-mile drive under the hood of a car

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

After surviving a harrowing journey, a tiny kitten is safe at Best Friends and doing what kittens do best — playing her little heart out.

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