Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

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Best Friends is the largest, no-kill, Animal Sanctuary in the nation. Join the thousands of people who come from all over the world every year to Volunteer with their roughly 1,600 Sanctuary animals. 10 min away!

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The Sanctuary is home on any given day to around 1,600 animals, many of whom have special needs. Most of the animals are dogs and cats; the rest are horses, birds, rabbits, potbellied pigs, and an assortment of other animals.

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There are lots of ways to help. Volunteer shifts must be scheduled as far in advance as possible. Each animal area has a maximum number of volunteers it can accommodate during each shift. To get started, please visit or contact the Sanctuary Volunteer Department at or 435-644-2001, ext. 4119.