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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Foster kitten

What Will Happen to All Those Pets in Foster Homes?

By Temma Martin on May 7, 2020

A ‘Foster Win’ Campaign This Weekend Hopes to Help

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Found Kittens

Found Kittens

By Jaimi Haig on April 29, 2020

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Forest the jackrabbit sniffing a woman's head who is bending down to him

Meet the owls, rabbits, ravens and other wildlife at Best Friends

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Introducing a few of our wild friends who call the Sanctuary home because they can’t be released back to their natural homes

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Claire Rose holding Billie, the puppy she adopted

Claire Rose’s new puppy reminds the globetrotting trendsetter there’s no place like home

Friday, May 22, 2020

When COVID-19 took world travel off the table, Instagram influencer Claire Rose canceled her trips and adopted a puppy from Best Friends in New York City

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