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
Gimme Shelter - 2020 Summer Newsletter
Check out what we've been up to this year!
Wildlife Rehab Dos and Don'ts
Find an injured baby bird and not sure where the mom is? Are there bunnies in your yard? The dos and don'ts of wildlife rehab.
Why is Fostering Vital?
The Importance of Fostering in the Animal Shelter System
How to Train Your Cat
A cat lover's guide to training your cat!
Fourth of July Weekend Hours
The Refuge will be closing early Friday, July 3rd at 2pm, and will be closed Saturday, July 4th for the Fourth of July.
Closed for Juneteenth
The Refuge will be closed Friday, June 19th for Juneteenth.