Murphy's Outreach Resources & Education for Furry Friends
  • to unlock a better future
  • for our Furry Friends!
  • Our site is a work in progress
  • Please bear with us.

Who We Are

Giving MORE to unlock a better future for our furry friends!

Our vision is to reduce pet abandonment and neglect often caused by lack of financial resources, education, networking and overwhelming loss of hope. We strive to keep companion animals with their families and to assist individuals who take responsibility of stray or disadvantaged animals. We believe that through unity and collaborative support we can make a difference for the pets and families in our community.

Unity + Support = Hope

How Can We Help You

P.O. Box 133 York New Salem, PA 17371

Helping Pets in Need


Pets spayed / neutered through m.o.r.e.


Pets given additional aid

(vaccines, microchips, training, grooming, etc)


pets rehomed through m.o.r.e.


basic pet necessities provided

2015 York County Statistics

Homeless Pets in Shelters

Amount of surrendered & stray animals awaiting homes in shelters.

Unspayed & Unneutered Dogs

Average no. of unaltered dogs in York county homes

Non licensed breeders

Approximate count of backyard breeders

Stray cats Trapped & Released

Approx. count of cats alterend through funded TNR (Trap, neuter, release)

*Sources: AVMA "Vital Statistics", ASPCA "Pet Statistics", PA Dept of Ag (Dog Law Enforcement) "Right To Know Request"

Pet Resources & Assistance

PA Animal Shelters

  • Adoptions
  • Fostering
  • Volunteering
  • Lost & Found
  • Surrendering
  • Donations
Add A Rescue to the List

Resources & Assistance

Clinics & Low Cost Options:
  • Vaccinations
  • Spay/Neuter
  • Microchipping
  • Medical Assistance
  • Urgent Grooming
  • Food & Supplies
Add A Resource

Pet Education

Resources & Downloads
  • Pet Behavior & Training
  • Pet Health Questions
  • Grooming Care
  • Feeding
  • Adoption Advice
  • PA Pet Laws & BSL
  • Local Dog Trainers
Add Expert Resource

Pets In Need


Add a Pet In Need


How You Can Help

Shop or Donate to save pets in need!

Donate to M.O.R.E.

Monetary & Pet-related donations

Every purchase & donation directly helps local pets!
Don't have pets? Donate one of our items to send to a rescue of your choice!

Monetary Donation allocations

  • Spay/Neuter services
  • Minor medical procedures
  • Medical Evaluations
  • OTC & Prescription Medications
  • Flea medication & De-worming
  • Vaccinations
  • Micro-chipping
  • Collars, Leashes, ID Tags
  • Pet Education Presentations
  • First Aid Items
  • Brushes, Clippers & Basic Necessities

Items needed most by local pets & strays

  • Cat litter
  • litter pans & scoops
  • Dog & Cat Food - Wet/Dry
  • KMR (kitten formula)
  • Straw (feral cat shelters)
  • Small Totes (feral cat shelters)
  • Dog & cat collars
  • Dog leashes
  • Dog & Cat toys
  • Dog & Cat treats
  • Dog Diapers
  • Dog & Cat Beds (new & used)
  • Blankets & Towels
  • Pet Safe Cleaning Supplies
  • Gift cards for Pet supply stores

2017 Event Attendence

Our 2017 Events have come to a conclusion. Check back for 2018 events!


Sat, May 6th
11AM - 3PM
BARk Headquarters
1700 W. Philadelphia St. York, PA

Second Saturdays

Sat, June 10th
10AM - 1PM
Sonnewald's Natural Foods
4796 Lehman Road Spring Grove, PA

Dog Days of Summer

Sat, July 15th
12PM - 4PM
Indian Steps Museum
205 Indiant Steps Road Airville, PA 17302

BARk's 9th Annual Summer Festival

Sat, July 29th
9AM - 1PM
Leg Up Farmers Market
3100 North George St. York, PA

Wine for Whiskers

Sun July 30th
12PM - 5PM
Four Springs Winery
50 Main St. Seven Valleys, PA

Dogs Day in the Park

Sat, August 26th
9:30AM - 4PM
Marge Goodfellow Park
49 E. High St. New Freedom, PA (address takes you to borough offices next to park)

M.O.R.E. Adoptables Showcase
sponsored by BARK of Etters

Sat, September 30th
12:00PM - 4PM
Tractor Supply
901 Loucks Rd York, PA

BARk's 1st Annual Fall Fest

Sat, October 21st
11AM - 3PM
Miller's Plant Farm
430 Indian Rock Dam Rd York, PA