WE ARE
America's First Animal Shelter
320
Animal Lives
Saved
1612
Human Hearts
Touched
2019
Featured Pets

FEATURED PETS

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Imma and Lulu
Imma and Lulu

Sweet bonded BFFs Imma and Lulu have a sad backstory, trapped in a hoarding house and sick with heartworm. But they're not letting the past define them. What's important is that they were rescued and treated and are working hard to become pampered pups...

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Female

Age: Adult (1 - 7 years)

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Chucky
Chucky

Here's Chucky! He's a happy bulldog-mix boy who loves company, chew toys, and spending time with his friends. This big-headed dude is looking for a active. loving home where he can be your only kid. Adopt!

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Male

Age: Adult (1 - 7 years)

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Salted Caramel
Salted Caramel

Sweet puppy Salted Caramel is so adorable! She's a deliberate and thoughtful pupper, but give her a moment to warm up, and she'll be frisking about and having fun in no time.

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Female

Age: Young (Less than 6 months)

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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

EVENTS

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November
07
2019

Happy Meower Trivia!

Trivia, food, drinks, and of course cats!

November
14
2019

Paws-A-Palooza

Paws-A-Palooza with NACE & Morris Animal Refuge

December
08
2019

Puppy Yoga with Maha Yoga

Puppies and yoga to kick start holiday festivities!

March
06
2020

23rd Annual Fur Ball: The Great Catsby

Celebrate the roaring 2020's with Morris Animal Refuge!

Morris TV

MORRIS TV

News

NEWS

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December
31
2019

Fund raise for Morris!

Thank you for supporting Morris with your bake sale!

October
31
2019

Healthy Cats are Happy Cats

We all love our chonky cats -how could you not want to pet and hug a fluffy kitty right? ....

October
31
2019

Supporter Shout Outs!

Thank you everyone!

October
11
2019

What Happened To Our Spay/Neuter Program?

We ended our long-running Spay/Neuter Certificate Program earlier this year. Find out why, and see alternatives.

October
09
2019

Fall has Arrived at the Refuge!

Help us prepare!

October
01
2019

Mr. B, the Chonk

The Cat That Stole The Internet's Heart!

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