70 years of improving the health of animals worldwide


Watching and Waiting on Equine Melanoma? There’s a Better Way

It was 10 years ago that Elizabeth McCall made a decision that would change the course of her life and bring joy to others. That decision was an Egyptian Arabian stallion named RAJALI KA. She wasn’t in the market for a horse – she had, after all, travel plans – but this horse won her heart. He was special, and he was wonderful and he was a talker, until cancer took him too soon.

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Golden Retrievers

A Golden Wish Owner Supports Study Through Donations from Sales of Golden Apparel

Golden retrievers are near and dear to Faye Silverman’s heart. But, like so many other golden retriever owners, she’s had to face cancer. Silverman created A Golden Wish, a custom apparel line that donates 10 perfent of each purchase to Morris Animal Foundation's Golden Retriever Lifetime Study.

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How Does Cancer Affect Wildlife?

When considering issues affecting wildlife health, cancer doesn’t immediately come to mind. However, cancer is a problem for many wild animals and poses unique challenges for wildlife biologists, veterinarians and conservationists – some of which can be addressed through comparative oncology; when what we learn about cancer in one species has application to cancer in another species.

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What We Do

Morris Animal Foundation is a nonprofit organization that invests in science to advance animal health. Since our founding in 1948, we have invested more than $118 million toward 2,600+ studies that have led to significant breakthroughs in diagnostics, treatments and preventions to benefit animals worldwide.

Our Global Impact

Species helped by country/region

Global impact map_species by country

10 major diseases we study

Top 10 diseases studied

Institutions funded

Institutions funded around the globe

$118 Million Invested

Our studies have led to significant breakthroughs in diagnostics, treatments and preventions to benefit animals worldwide.

Studies Funded
Species Benefit From Our Work

Our Partners

Our Partners help make the world a brighter place for animals.

Make an Impact

Help advance the health of animals worldwide to give them a healthier tomorrow.

Honor Your Loved Ones

Your memorial or tribute gift to someone who has touched your life directly supports our programs and the health of animals around the world.