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America's First Animal Shelter
642
Animal Lives
Saved
1928
Human Hearts
Touched
2019
Featured Pets

FEATURED PETS

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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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Sundae
Sundae

Sundae is an adorable puppy boy - adopt!

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Male

Age: Juvenile (6 months - One year)

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Carolina
Carolina

Supersweet cuddlebug floofgirl Carolina is absolutely purrfect. Come give her a home - adopt!

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Female

Age: Adult (1 - 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

EVENTS

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March
02
2019

Puppy Yoga with Amrita Yoga and Wellness: Graduate Hospital

The best kind of self-care!

March
03
2019

Puppy Yoga with Amrita Yoga and Wellness: Fishtown

The best kind of self-care!

March
30
2019

The 22nd Annual Fur Ball

A Night at the Carnival!

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News

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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