About Best Friends in 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 in 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.





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Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Heather M.

June 6, 2018

Heather is a joy to be around, an inspiration to volunteers and staff alike, and cares so much about the cats and kittens she cares for!

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Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Barbara C.

May 23, 2018

Barbara helps grow our program in so many ways and always brightens our center when she is volunteering!

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A heartwarming dog reunion

Thursday, June 21, 2018

After a year apart, Pamela has a joyful reunion with her dog Rascal.

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A look inside a New York City kitten nursery

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The Best Friends Pet Adoption Center in New York City is saving kittens in the heart of SoHo.

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