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


Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Patricia S.

July 5, 2017

Volunteering for more than four years, Pat is a dedicated and reliable volunteer who is a huge help in so many different areas.

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Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Donna McCollum

July 5, 2017

Donna is a remarkable dog handler and a ray of sunshine while she volunteers at our adoption center.

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Flora and Fauna the rabbits are adopted

Learning about pet rabbits

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Family’s research on bunnies as pets before adopting leads to a great home for Flora and Fauna

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Janet the cat with Jessica Wills-Plisko

Teenage girl adopts teenage cat

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Jessica could have picked a kitten, but instead she chose 16-year-old deaf cat.

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