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Welcome to Morris Animal Refuge

The Morris Animal Refuge is a 501(c)(3) open admission shelter dedicated to helping the homeless, abandoned and unwanted pets of the Philadelphia region.  Founded in 1874 by Elizabeth Morris, we were the first organization dedicated to sheltering and rehoming pets, and continue that legacy today by providing adoptions, a low-cost spay/neuter program, fostering, humane education and more.   (read more

Featured Pets of the Week

109577 LunaLovely lady Luna is looking for a happy home! This 1 year old pit bull-mix sweetheart can't wait for a person of her own to take her on walks and rub her tummy and have so much fun together    ... Adopt! (109577)

109565 MaiseHappy girl Maise is just 1½ years old. This adorable pit-mix girl can't wait to find a loving home and a good friend to play with - adopt! (109565)

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Junior's a handsome senior tuxedo guy, very dapper and respectable-looking. 11 years old, and declawed. Such a cool cat - adopt! (109396)!


az109396 MuffinWant a muffin? Not blueberry, chocolate chip, or lemon poppyseed, though - this Muffin is sweet and sassy! She's 15 years old, declawed and a mature, independent lady. Totally muffinlicious. Adopt! (109396)

arab109596 Butterscotch

Interested?  Apply online today! Want to see more great adoptable pets? Go to our Adoption page!

 


 

Featured Foster Pet of the Week

 apo109530 Bernie

 

Little senior Shoodle boy Bernie lived with an elderly couple who had to go into a nursing home. Here at the Refuge, away from everything he's ever know, he was miserable and scared. Now he's with a great foster family, but is still looking for his forever home - adopt! (109530)

Interested in becoming a foster pet parent? Apply online today! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Lifesaving Results
Lives saved so far in May: 22
Lives saved in April:
103

Lives saved so far in 2017:
440!
Lives saved in 2016: 924!

You're Invited to a Kitten Shower! (5/21 - 5/28)
It's kitten season, so we're throwing a kitten shower - and you're invited! Help our homeless babies get the supplies they need: stop by or donate online. Find out how... 

Prom Night Cat Adoption Special (5/17-5/23)
Our senior cats need a date for the prom - and forever after! Adopt any cat 7 years and up for only $7. See more...

Part-time Vet Tech Wanted!
We're looking for a part-time veterinary technician - learn more and apply now!

Street Crew Wanted!
We need you - to help put up posters, palm cards, etc. to promote our upcoming events, adoptable pets, and more. Interested?

Upcoming Events

Yappy Hour at Cantina Los Caballitos (South Philly)
Thu May 25 @ 4:00PM - 09:00PM

Adoption Locations

Morris Animal Refuge - Center City
1242 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

Doggy Style Pets - Headhouse Square
604 S 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Mon - Sat: 9am - 8pm; Sun: 10am - 7pm

The Cat Doctor - Fairmount
535 N 22nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Mon - Wed, Fri: 8am - 7pm;
Thurs: 8am - 5pm
Sat: 8am - 1pm; Sun: Closed

Petplan Office
3805 West Chester Pike, Suite 240
Newtown Square, PA 19073
Call for hours: 866-467-3875

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