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"Best Friends Animal Sanctuary"

Instructions: Watch this video on animal care and answer the questions. Then, read the script at the bottom of the page.

According the the video, what are some of the animals that the organization, Best Friends, cares for at the sanctuary?

Cats and dogs and pigs and horses that are, in many cases, special needs animals that need homes . . .

Volunteers at the sanctuary can help by _______ the animals.

You can come, like I have with my family to volunteer your time to feed, to socialize, to clean the areas of these animals with the ultimate goal of providing homes for them.

Approximately how many animals live at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary?

And again, with 1,700 animals covering thirty-seven hundred (3,700) acres of beautiful country, it's a wonderful opportunity to help and serve our fellow animals.

Online Investigations and Discussion Questions

To what degree are homeless pets an issue in your area or country? What have been the causes of such situations? Use the Internet to learn about how specific organizations deal with the problem and how people can go about adopting homeless or unwanted animals.

Video Script

Hi. I'm Randall, and I'm just outside of Kanab, Utah, at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, a home to over seventeen hundred (1,700) animals.

Cats and dogs and pigs and horses that are, in many cases, special needs animals that need homes, and you can come, like I have with my family to volunteer your time to feed, to socialize, to clean the areas of these animals with the ultimate goal of providing homes for them.

And again, with 1,700 animals covering thirty-seven hundred (3,700) acres of beautiful country, it's a wonderful opportunity to help and serve our fellow animals.