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Welcome to Morris Animal Refuge

The Morris Animal Refuge is a 501(c)(3) open admission shelter dedicated to helping the homeless, abandoned and unwanted pets of the Philadelphia region.  Founded in 1874 by Elizabeth Morris, we were the first organization dedicated to sheltering and rehoming pets, and continue that legacy today by providing adoptions, a low-cost spay/neuter program, fostering, humane education and more.   (read more

Featured Pets of the Week

agg109260a MarciIt's sweet, gentle, super-friendly Cane Corso-mix lady Marci! This 4-year-old mastiff mama did a great job raising her puppies - now that they've found families, she's looking for her own happy home. Adopt!  (109260a)

apb109516 BonesBones is a friendly, happ, playful guy who even knows commands. When he first came in he was half-starved and missing hair, but with just a little TLC he's been looking better and better. He's looking for a home without cats or rabbits. Adopt! (109516)

at109386-2 Junior

Junior's a handsome senior tuxedo guy, very dapper and respectable-looking. 11 years old, and declawed. Such a cool cat - adopt! (109396)!


az109396 MuffinWant a muffin? Not blueberry, chocolate chip, or lemon poppyseed, though - this Muffin is sweet and sassy! She's 15 years old, declawed and a mature, independent lady. Totally muffinlicious. Adopt! (109396)

arab109596 Butterscotch

Interested?  Apply online today! Want to see more great adoptable pets? Go to our Adoption page!

 


 

Featured Foster Pet of the Week

 apo109530 Bernie

 

Little senior Shoodle boy Bernie lived with an elderly couple who had to go into a nursing home. Here at the Refuge, away from everything he's ever know, he was miserable and scared. Now he's with a great foster family, but is still looking for his forever home - adopt! (109530)

Interested in becoming a foster pet parent? Apply online today! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Lifesaving Results
Lives saved so far in April: 33
Lives saved so far in 2017:
318!
Lives saved in 2016: 924!

Part-time Vet Tech Wanted!
We're looking for a part-time veterinary technician - learn more and apply now!

Hamilton $10 Cat Adoption Special - Ends 4/30!
We're having a revolutionary adoption special! Adopt any adult cat 1 year and up for just $10 through April 30th with our Hamilton-musical themed adoption promo -  See more...

Street Crew Wanted!
We need you - to help put up posters, palm cards, etc. to promote our upcoming events, adoptable pets, and more. Interested?

Upcoming Events

Paws For A Cause Dog Walk (A Kidz4Cuz! Showcase)
Sat May 06 @12:00PM - 03:00PM

King of Prussia Mall Adoption Extravaganza!
Sat May 13 @12:00PM - 04:00PM

Children's Party at Kahn Park
Sat May 20 @12:00PM - 03:00PM

Adoption Locations

Morris Animal Refuge - Center City
1242 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Doggy Style Pets - Headhouse Square
604 S 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Mon - Sat: 9am - 8pm; Sun: 10am - 7pm

The Cat Doctor - Fairmount
535 N 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Mon - Wed, Fri: 8am - 7pm;
Thurs: 8am - 5pm
Sat: 8am - 1pm; Sun: Closed

Petplan Office
3805 West Chester Pike, Suite 240
Newtown Square, PA 19073
Call for hours: 866-467-3875

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