Press Room

Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Morris Animal Foundation is the largest nonprofit foundation in the world dedicated to funding studies to improve and protect the health of companion animals and wildlife.


Since its establishment in 1948, the Foundation has invested $160 million toward more than 3,000 studies that have led to significant breakthroughs in disease, toxic exposures and injury diagnostics, treatments and preventions to benefit animals worldwide.


We are excited to share the many stories of critical health studies our grantees conduct for the benefit of all animals.

Media Contact

Media professionals are encouraged to reach out with inquiries about Morris Animal Foundation. If you are looking for a source for specific areas of animal health, we also coordinate interviews with our funded researchers or Foundation staff  members.

Kelly Diehl
Senior Director of Science Communications
Office 303.708.3437
[email protected]


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Media Kit

For collateral materials like White Papers, Funded Studies Books and Annual Reports, please visit our Resources Page.

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An Award-Winning Team

Morris Animal Foundation’s Marketing and Brand Strategy team has been honored with numerous awards that recognize inspiring achievements, including our website, logo, emails, press releases and more.

Engaging with the Podcast Community

Our staff experts and funded researchers have extensive animal health knowledge and learnings to share. Tune in to the newest episode of the Foundation’s Fresh Scoop podcast, or take a listen to Dr. Kelly Diehl, Senior Director of Science & Communication, on the Vetpodcast or the Community Cats Podcast.