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



Latest News

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

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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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Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Ian W.

January 23, 2017

From greeting visitors to completing adoption paperwork, Ian is a huge help throughout the entire adoption process and is extremely dedicated to helping the animals.

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Leaders from Best Friends regional programs show how Saving Them All is more possible than ever before.

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Community cat program in Georgia’s Cobb County saves cats by the hundreds.

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