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America's First Animal Shelter
642
Animal Lives
Saved
1903
Human Hearts
Touched
2019
Featured Pets

FEATURED PETS

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Nola (née Klara)
Nola (née Klara)

Sweet senior kitty Nola (formerly Klara) is a cuddly 10 year old darling - a friendly, playful lapcat who's good with kids. She's looking for a happy home...

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Female

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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Tchouppa (née Atlas)
Tchouppa (née Atlas)

Tchouppa (formerly Atlas) - one of the friendliest dogs around! He was found in bad shape dodging traffic, but whatever happened in his past didn’t dent his sunny disposition, big smiles & love of people! Give this good boy a great new start. Adopt!

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Male

Age: Adult (1 - 7 years)

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Sean Purrton (née Simon)
Sean Purrton (née Simon)

Sean Purrton (formerly Simon) is a stunningly handsome, fluffy, declawed older gentleman. He really wishes he could in a loving home where he’s the only pet. Simon says ...adopt!

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Male

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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Penny
Penny

Penny is a sweet, playful little Chihuahua lady, 8 years old and looking for a loving home. Adopt!

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Female

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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A Pioneer in Animal Welfare

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.

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EVENTS

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January
25
2019

Studio Sessions Volume 10 CD Drop @ The Village Pub

Cool Tunes for Cool Cats

February
02
2019

Puppy Yoga at Philadelphia Brewing Company

The best kind of self care!

February
03
2019

Puppy Bowl Viewing Party

The cutest sporting event of the year!

February
14
2019

Valentines Day Happy Meower

Find Your Purrfect Match!

March
30
2019

The 22nd Annual Fur Ball

A Night at the Carnival!

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MORRIS TV

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NEWS

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March
30
2019

22nd Annual Fur Ball Sponsors

Thank you for the support!

January
21
2019

Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The Refuge will be closed Monday, 1/21 for MLK Jr. Day

January
15
2019

Pet Help For Workers Affected By The Shutdown

Help for pets affected by the shutdown

January
13
2019

Morris Animal Refuge Betting On Eagles

The Refuge has challenged the Louisiana SPCA to a wager over Sunday's Eagles/Saints game.

January
12
2019

Bark in the Mew Year Adoption Special

Celebrate the new year with a new furry friend!

December
31
2018

Holiday Presents for Animal Lovers

Give a gift that gives back!

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