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Morris Animal Foundation News
Shelter cat blog

Innovative housing for shelter cats improves health and well-being

Each year in the United States, nearly 3.4 million cats enter animal shelters. While many cats are reunited with their families, many more are awaiting their forever homes. Keeping those cats healthy and happy is critical to increasing their odds of adoption.

March 16, 2017

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Toxic foods – tantalizing flavors can spell trouble for our pets

Although it is tempting to share a tasty treat with our pet, many foods that are safe for humans can be toxic for our dogs and cats. As concerned pet parents, it’s important to know which ones are especially problematic.

March 2, 2017

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Better pain relief for cats during spay surgery

The treatment of pain in cats has long been challenging, not only because cats tend to hide their pain (a throwback to their not-so-distant wild ancestry), but because many common pain-relieving drugs used in veterinary medicine are dangerous to cats.

February 23, 2017