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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Angela h.

Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Angela H.

February 23, 2017

A mentor to our volunteers and dog trainer in our C.L.A.S.S. program, we are so lucky to have Angela's help!

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Best Friends Animal Society offers $20 pet adoptions  in Los Angeles from Feb. 1-14

This Valentine's Day, Look for Love in All the Right Places

By Michelle Sathe on January 31, 2017

Best Friends Animal Society offers $14 pet adoptions in Los Angeles from Feb. 1-14

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Coco the senior, three-legged Labrador retriever at Best Friends’ NKLA Pet Adoption Center

Family adopts the sweetest underdog ever

Friday, February 24, 2017

See why this senior three-legged Lab mix’s joy for life is an inspiration to her new family

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Esther the adorably bossy cat

Meet the most adorably bossy cat

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Once abandoned cat isn’t bashful about asking for what she wants.

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