Morris Animal Foundation News
World Veterinary Day

On World Veterinary Day, a recognition of our veterinary scientists

We’ve said it before but it bears repeating; there is a growing shortage of trained veterinary scientists. In honor of World Veterinary Day, we would like to recognize our fellowship recipients, past and present.

April 29, 2016

Los Gatos walk 2016

The "City of Cats" goes to the dogs and sets new fundraising record

Dog lovers from California's South Bay area took a stroll around the beautiful lake at Vasona Lake Park on Sunday, April 24, for the sixth annual Los Gatos K9 Cancer Walk. Nearly 1,000 participants raised more than $135,000, a new record for this event.

April 26, 2016

National DNA day cat

National DNA Day - 5 fun feline genetics facts

Morris Animal Foundation first dipped its paw into the cat genetic pool in 1962, when the foundation funded its first genetic study in cats. New analytic tools developed since that time have resulted in an explosion of new genetic studies. In the last decade alone, the foundation has funded 44 cat genetic studies. Here are some interesting genetic facts that make our feline friends unique!

April 25, 2016