Founded in 1874, the Morris Animal Refuge is America’s First Animal Shelter. We are committed to adoption, education and high-quality care, and as an open-admission shelter, we have never turned an animal away.More
Postponed - Dolla Dolla Dog Night with The Phillies!
Postponed until further notice. Stay tuned for updates!
Postponed - Puppy Workout with Zakti Fitness and Bodyworks!
Morris Animal Refuge & Zakti Fitness and Bodyworks are excited to combine wellness and puppies!
March 25th - April 25th join in on the online fun in Pawcasso Roulette!
Postponed - Puppy Yoga with Maha Yoga!
POSTPONED - Keep an eye out for the new date and be safe!
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A Morris Virtual Zoom Background For You
Have a Zoom meeting or get-together coming up? Show your support of the Refuge with our new Zoom virtual background!
Due to recent State and City restrictions, the Refuge is required to be closed to the public until further notice. Find out what that means, and how to help.
We Still Need Your Help
During the COVID-19 outbreak, our supporters have been more important than ever. Adopters and fosters have helped us to completely clear our shelter! But we still need your help, more than ever. Find out how.
Lucky Dogs & Cats Adoption Special
No St. Patrick's Day Parade? Have a PAW-rade instead with our Lucky Dogs & Cats Adoption Special through March 17th!
Morris Animal Refuge and COVID-19
Find out what precautions we're taking to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), how you can help our animals and staff, and ease any worries about COVID-19 and your pets!