Memorial Gifts Support our cause in memory of or in honor of the special people and/or pets in your life. You may donate any amount to see your featured memorial gift and loving message here. Donate a Memorial Gift 12/25/2022“John and Karen thank RICO Pet Rescue for saving this lost dog over the holiday winter storm and getting him into adoption.” – John and Karen Thompson 9/4/2022“Melonie’s dog, Stella, is now in heaven with her beloved mom.” – Tom Stanton 8/25/2022“Memories of our Daisy over the holidays – how we miss you after 18 years of you being the center of our lives.” – Ron and George. 3/8/2022“Former ODNR Director Joe Sommer, my dad, cared about Ohio’s wildlife and the environment that supported them his entire life.” – Joe Sommer Jr. 2/11/2022“Pablo and Katrinka – Thanks for being our first Siberian Huskies and teaching us how to adore winter and be a loving family pack. Wishing you en eternity of snow shenanigans wherever your Spirits are running free.” – Lisa Hong and Joe Pustai. 2/11/2022“Saber and Jade – We love you and miss you every day. Thanks for bringing constant joy and adventure to our lives!” – Lisa Hong and Joe Pustai. 1/26/2022“Melonie Miles was loving to every needy companion and farm animal that crossed her path. She will truly be missed by all the people and animals that loved her.” – Tom Stanton 12/31/2021“Thank you Betty for your life-time effort in caring for animals” – Kids Against Animal Cruelty and Lisa DeGeeter. 8/6/2021“In memory of David Hill and his cat Libby, who both shared a full lifetime of love with each other” – Vicki Deisner. 6/30/2021“Miss my furry ballerina Sox” – Marti Worth. 5/17/2021“Halo – you were such a bright, warm, loving big heart in your small body. It was such an honor and joy to know you!” – Ellen Graham, Linda Studer and Gene Klingler. 3/1/2021“Thank you Mary Jane for the many years of companionship and love. You were family” – Ellen Graham. 1/21/2021“Willie, our little sweet dog, will always be remembered and missed” – Havey Oscar Green. 1/21/2021“My dear Pepper – it has been almost a year and I think of you every day and always will” – Pat Currie. 1/13/2021From Nancy Blaney, in loving memory of Cas Deisner. “The only cat I know to style in a holiday sweater” – Nancy. 12/25/2020From Vicki Deisner, in loving memory of Dottie. “You are always in my heart” – Vicki. 12/05/2020“Ami & Pookie – you will be forever missed” – Arlene Marx. 12/01/2020From Stuart Steinberg, in memory of his beloved dog, Drew. 05/22/2020From Dwight Garner, in loving memory of Abby Lavelle. Thank you for all that you have done for our community, organization, and all of our furry friends.One of the co-founders of Ohio Animal Advocates. A loving friend, peer, mom, and animal rights advocate. 12/20/2019Alibaba–the best “teacher” of love. We miss you. Kathy and Kipp Monroe 12/18/2019From Don and Bee Friedlander in honor of Ellen Graham and her cat, Mary Jane 12/01/2019From Carlos and Diane Alcibar, in loving memory of Dolores Blankenship & Pearlie. 11/30/2019From Mark and Deb Malvin, in loving memory of Guin. 11/30/2019From Deb and Mark Malvin, in loving memory of Lance.