Morris Animal Foundation News

In Celebration of National Dog Day – The World is a Better Place, Thanks to Dogs

We celebrate National Dog Day on August 26, a chance to remember all the reasons we love dogs, but also a chance to help make the world a better place for dogs. Read on to discover some fun facts about dogs, then learn what you can do right now to help all dogs have longer, healthier lives.

August 17, 2017


Solving the Plague Puzzle Important to Preserving Western Prairie Wildlife Ecosystems

When a prairie dog colony is decimated by plague, the effects reverberate throughout the entire local ecosystem, from animals to plants and even the soil.

August 10, 2017

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In Memory of Tag – Owner Determined to Help in the Fight Against Canine Cancer

When Tag, a beloved golden retriever, lost his life to cancer, his devastated owner decided to channel her grief into action. Determined to help change health outcomes for all dogs, she is matching all gifts to the Morris Animal Foundation Golden Retriever Lifetime Study, dollar for dollar, up to $50,000, now through National Dog Day on August 26.

August 3, 2017