adult chihuahua

Senior Chihuahua finds love and harmony with musician-adopter

By Peggy Race on August 27, 2021

Singer adopts a larger-than-life 11-year-old Chihuahua mix and names her Stevie Nicks to pay homage to another equally strong and beautiful spirit

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ari the cat

The story behind the famous high-flying, almond-loving cat

By Nicole Hamilton on August 27, 2021

Ari the Panther has almost 100,000 followers on Instagram and it’s easy to see why

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chucky

Senior Chihuahua struts his best self on the Upper West Side

By Lindsay Hutton on August 27, 2021

A sensitive, quirky Chihuahua teaches his foster mom how to live life in the present

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chipper the dog

Once-paralyzed puppy ditches his wheels

By Nicole Hamilton on August 27, 2021

Chipper came to Best Friends with paralyzed hind legs, but with lots of medical help he was able to ditch his spiffy wheelchair and make a full recovery

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sky with her new family

Cat’s beauty and love of life completely outshine her skin condition

By Nicole Hamilton on August 27, 2021

Sky may have a chronic skin infection, but it has nothing to do with how loved (and lovable) she truly is

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fern the cat

Fluffy cat Fern adjusts to life in the great indoors

By Nicole Hamilton on January 11, 2021

After healing from a broken jaw, a senior cat named Fern got a lift to New York City and is now loving life with his senior adopter

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ebenezer with his new mom

Ebenezer the cat brings joy to his family in a bah-humbug kind of year

By Nicole Hamilton on December 30, 2020

As many of us bid an enthusiastic adieu to 2020 on New Year’s Eve, Ebenezer will be purring the night away in his new home

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senior dog snuggles on a couch

How a senior Chihuahua from Miami found love in New York City

By Nicole Hamilton on November 30, 2020

Pepito, a senior Chihuahua with a heart murmur, ended up in Miami shelter before getting a ride to Best Friends in New York and finding a wonderful home

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