Give Animals Everywhere a Brighter Tomorrow

Musk Ox

With Populations Tumbling, Researchers Race to Understand the Effects of Climate Change on Musk Oxen

As documented climate change in the Arctic accelerates, one of the ecosystem’s most iconic animals is facing a threat to its survival.

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Dog

Degenerative Myelopathy – Searching for Answers to a Debilitating Disease

For nearly three decades, Morris Animal Foundation has supported research on degenerative myelopathy (DM) in dogs.

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Horse

Foundation-Funded Study Shows Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals Linked to Equine Metabolic Syndrome

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) in a horse’s environment may play a role in the development of equine metabolic syndrome (EMS).

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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 $126 million toward 2,670+ 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

$126 Million Invested

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

2,670+
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.

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

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