WE ARE
America's First Animal Shelter
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Animal Lives
Saved
1965
Human Hearts
Touched
2019
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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March
30
2019

The 22nd Annual Fur Ball

A Night at the Carnival!

April
09
2019

Dollar DOG Night at the Philles

Baseball, Hot Dogs, and Shelter Pets!

April
25
2019

Barks & Brews for Clean Water

Drinking for Dogs!

Morris TV

MORRIS TV

News

NEWS

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March
30
2019

22nd Annual Fur Ball Sponsors

Thank you for the support!

March
14
2019

Adopt Me, I'm Irish Pet Adoption Special

Find a fuzzy friend at the end of the rainbow with our Adopt Me I'm Irish Pet Adoption Special 3/15 - 3/17

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!

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