A New Home for MARL




MARL is proud to introduce its first-ever comprehensive campaign. Born out of absolute necessity, the HOME. HEART. FUREVER. campaign will allow MARL to meet the needs of the ever-increasing number of animals arriving at our doors. MARL is saving a record number of animals in desperate need of our services, and focusing on these areas will allow us to provide better and more effective care by serving our rising population while maintaining our commitment to the specific needs of our animals and community. Click on one of these three priorities above or an option below to learn more.

> Why Now?

> Features of the New Building

> Renderings & Floor Plan

> Naming Opportunities

> In the News

> Frequently Asked Questions

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Progress Report!

April 2020: COVID-19 has paused work at the construction site. Our amazing team of Frank Rewold & Sons and Ply+ Design & Architecture is working on strategies to recover lost time, and we anticipate the project to complete by this fall.

March 2020: Windows, siding, and outdoor kennels are in the works. A few lucky MARL dogs were even invited to come out and explore their new digs!

February 2020: All areas and rooms inside the new facility are structurally complete! We are anticipating MARL’s new home to be ready in the late summer.

January 2020: Notice a lot of cars in the parking lot, but nobody outside? Our interior work is well underway!

December 2019: All of our exterior structural steel work and the steel roof deck is complete.

November 2019: Keep an eye out for the ceiling going up around the end of the month!

October 2019: We’ve got flooring in place! Construction on MARL’s new home is right on track.

September 2019: Our walls have started going up! We love watching our new building start to take shape.

August 2019: Concrete is going to be poured soon!

July 2019: Demolition has begun! We are so excited to get started on this new home for MARL.








MARL's Response to COVID-19

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New Year, New Homes!

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