Central Indiana Lab Rescue & Adoption

Lab Puppy

In Memory

Sad Hearts, Happy Memories

This page is devoted to those beloved Labs who are no longer with us. If you have stories or photos to share, please click here. To donate through PayPal in a particular Lab’s memory, click here.


We adopted Princess in the fall of 2006 when she was a year and a half. She had the most personality in a dog I have ever seen. She loved to go swimming, and did so whenever we took her to my grandparents’ house, The first place she always ran to was their pool. She…

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Carlo and Lewis

In memory of Lewis and Carlo.  Our two CILRA Labs that we adopted in 2002 and 2003.  Lewis was always so happy he even wagged his tail when he was sleeping.  Carlo was God’s special treasure.  They each took a piece of our hearts with them to the Rainbow Bridge and will be impossible to…

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We adopted Sammy in 2008. He quickly became part of the family. He was the most loving dog, and always wanted to be near his family. He even jumped out to get to us outside. Sammy did many silly things, but that was part of his charm. Last March Sammy had come down with the…

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I had my Max for a wonderful 10 years and his son Kody for 11 years. Kody passed last fall. They went everywhere with me in the car. Max was a true retriever, chasing tennis balls and if he didn’t have one he would bring me anything available, even a blade of grass. Kody loved…

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We adopted Buffy when she was one year old in 2000 and had to say goodbye in August of 2014. She was the only dog we had for those 13 years. She loved riding in the boat and floating in the lake but mostly to just be by our side. We miss her sweet nature…

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