About Best Friends–Los Angeles

Visit the Best Friends Pet Adoption Center with more than 400 dogs, cats, kittens and puppies from Los Angeles Animal Services shelters.


The center is open daily from noon to 8 p.m. Conveniently located off the 118/405/5 freeways at 15321 Brand Boulevard, Mission Hills, CA 91345.


Best Friends Animal Society–Los Angeles is working collaboratively with animal rescue groups, city shelters and passionate individuals who are all dedicated to the mission of making Los Angeles a no-kill city. As part of this mission, Best Friends hosts adoption and fundraising events, runs the Best Friends Pet Adoption & Spay Neuter Center in Mission Hills, and leads the NKLA initiative.

Working Cats in Chicago: To learn more about our Best Friends LA version of working cats, click here



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Meet Your New Best Friend at NKLA Super Adoption June 3 & 4 at Warner Park in Woodland Hills

Adopt Your New Best Friend at NKLA Super Adoption on June 3 and 4

By Michelle Sathe on May 12, 2017

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Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Gillian H.

May 4, 2017

Gillian is always eager to jump in and help wherever needed most - our dog team greatly appreciates everything she does!

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Love transforms a scrappy abandoned pup into a beloved family member.

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