Make a Difference in the Lives of Animals Everywhere

Cat

TEDxMileHigh and Morris Animal Foundation – Spreading Big Ideas Together

The Foundation is partnering with TEDxMileHigh to feature animal health researchers covering topics like healthy pets and endangered species.

Learn more about our partnership

Older dog

Episode 35: Understanding Canine Cognitive Dysfunction

Dogs can have cognitive declines as they age just like people do. Learn what steps you can take to keep your elder dog mentally fit!

Read about canine cognitive dysfunction

Moose

Small Fungus Formulations Could Make Big Difference to Protect Moose from Winter Ticks

Winter ticks are killing more moose so better weapons are needed to protect this iconic species of the North. Researchers at the University of Vermont are trying something new.

Learn about this study

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 $136 million toward 2,780+ studies that have led to significant breakthroughs in diagnostics, treatments and preventions to benefit animals worldwide.

COVID-19 in 2021

COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving pandemic. We know you want to make the best decisions for your and your family’s health based on science and data. To keep you and your family safe, we recommend getting your information from trusted resources.

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

$142+ Million Invested

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

2,850+
Studies Funded
20,000+
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.