Each Halloweekend adopter (Friday, October 30th - Sunday November 1st) will have the chance to choose an adoption discount from our mystery trick or treat bucket!
Adoptions are by APPOINTMENT ONLY! We do still have adoption appointments available for Friday, October 30th and Sunday November 1st. Add a furry family member to your squad this Halloweekend.
Please see below for our updated adoption protocol:
To begin the adoption process, please fill out our Adoption Questionnaire so we can get to know more about you:
You will be contacted via email when your form is processed. The Morris Animal Refuge reserves the right to refuse any adoption.
If you’re interested in adopting a dog:
At this time we are only accepting adoption applications for specific dogs currently in our shelter or foster homes. The procedure for dog adoptions is outlined below.
Please note that skipping steps can result in your inquiry being delayed or unanswered:
Fill out our adoption questionnaire.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the dog you’re interested in as the subject line.
Sit tight while our adoptions team reviews your inquiry. You will only be contacted if the animal is still available and you are a good fit based on this animal’s needs.
If you’re interested in adopting a cat:
Fill out an adoption questionnaire and keep an eye on your email for an approval message.
If you’re interested in or have questions about a specific cat on our website, feel free to drop us a line at email@example.com.
While we can’t guarantee the availability of any specific cats, we can schedule an appointment for you to visit the cats at our shelter.
What Should I Bring To My Appointment?
When you arrive at the refuge, please bring a valid photo ID and cash or card to pay the adoption fee.
If you will be meeting a dog: Bring any children living in the home. If you have another dog already, please bring them as well.
What Does The Adoption Fee Cover?
All animals adopted from Morris Animal Refuge are:
- Up-to-date on age-appropriate vaccinations
- Treated for fleas and most intestinal parasites
- Cared for by our loving staff until they find their forever homes
We require any animals adopted from us to see a veterinarian within 1 week of adoption for a post-adoption check-up and to establish care.