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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Sue T. with kitten

Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Sue T.

November 24, 2018

"She always goes the extra mile for the kittens, making sure that they all get the care they need and deserve."

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Cesar Huerta with cat

Our "Best Friend" Honored Volunteer: Cesar Huerta

November 24, 2018

"He has become not only one of our favorite people to work with (he is seriously awesome!) but an invaluable adoptions team member!"

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Friday, December 7, 2018

From pigs to parrots, puppies and a pony, here are a few joyful snapshots from saving animals throughout the holidays.

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Ashley Tzioumis outside on a walk with Holloy Dolores the dog

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Meet Ashley Tzioumis, a volunteer who opened her foster home to a dog who found life in a kennel more than she could handle.

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