Hurricane Irma Animal Update | The Best Friends Blog

September 13, 2017 – By Francis Battista – ( 1 Comment ) On the heels of Hurricane Harvey, Irma made its way across the Atlantic, shattering records for strength and size. Irma battered island nations from Barbuda to Cuba, killing dozens and leaving a trail of destruction from which it will take years to recover. […]

Houston Pet Reunion Pavilion | The Best Friends Blog

September 11, 2017 – By Francis Battista – ( 13 Comments ) Reuniting pets affected by Hurricane Harvey with their families is the first priority for Best Friends and other organizations working in the area. To that end, we are proud to announce the opening of the Pet Reunion Pavilion at the NRG Arena in […]

Hurricane Irma Animal Help | The Best Friends Blog

September 07, 2017 – By Francis Battista – ( 11 Comments ) Irma is going into the record books as a monster storm. Best Friends Animal Society and other national and local animal organizations are working overtime to ensure that she won’t go into the record books for her impact on Florida’s animals. Before landfall, […]

Rescues, Shelters Help Harvey Pets

September 06, 2017 – By Julie Castle – ( 3 Comments ) Best Friends has grown over the years, driven by the need of the animals and the passion of their advocates. From local shelter rescue to sanctuary to society, it has always been an acute awareness of the injustice of shelter killing and the […]

Houston SPCA Hurricane Harvey Pets

September 03, 2017 – By Best Friends Animal Society – ( 243 Comments ) Update: We want to be clear that our call to action regarding the HSPCA has nothing to do with the totally unsubstantiated rumors that have been floating around the internet that the HSPCA is killing animals in Beaumont.  The wild he-said-she-said gossip […]