Morris Animal Foundation News

Golden Study Celebrates Its Second Year

I’m writing today while Bridger, my 16-month-old furry child, is lying on my feet. Bridger is an enthusiastic, unapologetic ball of energy and joy, all contained in a beautiful Golden Retriever body. And, even though he doesn’t know it, he is a hero for all dogs. Bridger is a participant in Morris Animal Foundation’s Golden Retriever Lifetime Study, which enters its third year in September.

August 29, 2014

Indy Walk Blog 2

Cancer Affects Humans and Furkids Alike: Walk Program Helps You Fight Back

Friends and I were recently brought together to celebrate the life of a wonderful man. Though he had lived a full and loving life, it was cut short because of cancer. Looking around the room, I saw a friend who wept with tears because his mother is being treated for the same disease, and another friend who sat back sadly because her four-legged “child” had recently been diagnosed with this deadly disease...

August 28, 2014

Kasey Blog - Story

A picture tells more than a thousand words

The day began just like any other when Chris and Karen Codington turned on their television to watch the morning news. A local shelter happened to be airing an adopt-a-pet news segment, and the Codingtons quickly found themselves drawn to the screen and to the adorable, caramel-colored puppy that desperately needed a home. Before they knew it, their family grew to three, with the new addition of Kasey, an 11-week-old Canaan dog.

August 25, 2014