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America's First Animal Shelter
320
Animal Lives
Saved
981
Human Hearts
Touched
2021
Featured Pets

FEATURED PETS

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LaLa
LaLa

[IN FOSTER CARE] LaLa is a beautiful and affectionate adult cat. He's reported to be chatty and friendly with people and cats.

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Male

Age: Adult (1 - 7 years)

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Gabby
Gabby

[IN FOSTER CARE] Gabby is a very affectionate nap cat and loves to sleep near people. She’ll be right next to you on the couch if you’re watching a movie or she’ll sleep on the foot of the bed as long as you’re in it.

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Female

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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Lilith
Lilith

[ADOPTION PENDING] This goofy gal is sweet as can be! Lilith is looking for a home that doesn't mind that she's missing many of her teeth. This affectionate kitty loves to snuggle and be by her person's side.

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Female

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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Cricket
Cricket

Cricket is an older gentleman who is reported to be extremely loving and friendly, as well as a total couch potato. He's looking for a quiet home where he can snuggle up with his person.

Animal Type: Cat

Gender: Male

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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Sammy
Sammy

Sammy is a little guy with a big personality! He's looking for a person with dog experience to take it slow with as he gains their trust. Once you're his friend he likes to go on walks and snuggle up.

Animal Type: Dog

Gender: Male

Age: Senior (7+ years)

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Bella
Bella

Bella is a sweet kitty who loves to laze around the house and nap on her back. She loves affection and would do best in a calm home with only adults.

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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January
26
2021

Stand Pup Comedy Show with Fred Stoller from Seinfeld!

A night of laughs for human and pets alike!

Morris TV

MORRIS TV

News

NEWS

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March
31
2021

Make It Last Clothing

Sustainable clothing that gives back!

March
31
2021

Mixed Feelings Art fundraiser

Beautiful art that gives back!

January
31
2021

Steps to Successful Adoption!

Read and be sure to follow all instructions.

January
18
2021

Closed for Martin Luther King Jr Day

We will resume regular hours on Tuesday, 1/19/2021

January
02
2021

Morris COVID Protocols

Morris Animal Refuge is open, but there will be some temporary protocols in place to keep everyone safe. Find out more!

January
01
2021

2020 Holiday Hours

Check out our holidays hours!

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