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.

Handsome Hank

Hank (CILRA’s Tank) was such a wonderful dog and our time together was a too short six years.Jan and Don C. fostered him and when I went to meet him he had open scars on his nose, ears, legs, broken teeth and was a very big boy who was lame from unknown causes. It was…

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On August 2, 2018, we had to say goodbye to Molly. We think she was about 12 or 13 and we adopted her at 8 years old. She certainly was a great dog and so patient and loving. Thanks to Kristin M. for being her foster mom and our often times dog care over the…

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  We had to say goodbye to Harley last Friday. She was 11, had an aggressive oral cancer and gave us the best 10 years of her life. We adopted her (Mandy) from CILRA in March of 2008. She was funny, loved to walk to and at the beach, go for rides in the car…

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I adopted Max, who was originally named Gavin, from CILRA on September 26, 2008. For almost 10 years he was the light of my life. Over the years he suffered from allergies, diabetes, hypothyroidism and cataracts. Throughout it all he kept his youthful Labby spirit. He was the most sweet, loving companion anyone could ask…

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Its very emotional to talk about but we rescued George, a chocolate Lab, about 9 years ago. He was fostered by a couple that told us if we weren’t sure we wanted him, we could wait – which told us he was a great dog. He was abused earlier in his life & was very…

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