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Advocates 4 Animals

Advocates 4 Animals began in 2003 when founders Amy Beatty and Stacey Ritz decided to dedicate their lives to enhancing the welfare of companion animals. As first hand witnesses to the tragedies of the American Shelter and County Pound systems, Amy and Stacey knew that there was a better way, a No Kill way.

Address: PO Box 13
Xenia, OH 45385
Phone: None Acres Animal Sanctuary

Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary

The mission of Alchemy Acres Animal Sanctuary is to relieve the suffering that far too many animals are forced to endure. We provide a no-kill sanctuary for abandoned and abused domestic animals where love for the soul and medical care for the body will be offered to all who enter our grounds.

Address: 1859 Depot Road
Salem, OH 44460
Phone: (330) 332-4897's Rest Animal Sanctuary

Angel's Rest Animal Sanctuary

Founded in 2009 by Perla Medina-Kinne, Angel's Rest's mission is to provide solutions to the immediate needs of unwanted animals who have no place to go other than a kill-shelter to face euthanization, die alone in the streets or die abandoned at the end of a chain. Our goal is to take animals out of situations where they would be facing imminent danger and provide them with a comfortable place to spend the remainder of their lives, no matter how long it may be.

Address: 1263 B Ohio Pike
Amelia, OH 45102
Phone: (513) 947-2727 Adoption Foundation

Animal Adoption Foundation

The Animal Adoption Foundation is a no-kill shelter for dogs and cats that have been abused or abandoned. AAF provides a safe and humane environment for dogs and cats that are waiting to be adopted. Our caring volunteers and generous, loving donors enable us to provide a safe and happy haven for our special friends. The shelter currently houses approximately 85 cats and dogs.

Address: 2480 Ross Millville Rd
Hamilton, OH 45013
Phone: (513) 737-7387 Pets Alive!

Clermont Pets Alive!

Clermont Pets Alive! (CPA!) is implementing innovative and progressive programs in Clermont County Ohio modeled after the best practices of other cities who are no-kill or are in the process of becoming no-kill. We are currently focused on helping the healthy and treatable pets who are at risk of being killed in a shelter.

Address: 1250 W. Ohio Pike Suite 201
Amelia, Ohio 45102
Phone: (513) 279-2276 Animal Protective League

Cleveland Animal Protective League

The Cleveland Animal Protective League's mission is to foster compassion and end animal suffering. We are committed to 100 percent placement of adoptable animals and envision a time when every friendly, healthy, homeless animal in our community can be cared for until a new family is found.

Address: 1729 Willey Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113
Phone: (216) 771-4616 4-Paws

Forgotten 4-Paws

Forgotten 4-Paws is concerned with the welfare of all animals. Our main focus is helping to reduce suffering by promoting the sterilization of companion animals. Though our main focus is animal welfare, we also rescue abandoned, neglected and stray dogs and cats with the help of caring foster families and adopt them into loving families.

Address: PO Box 134
Pickerington, OH 43147
Phone: None Animal Protective League

Friendship Animal Protective League

Friendship APL is a humane society founded in Elyria, Ohio in 1957. We own and operate the largest animal shelter in Lorain County. Our members incorporated on August 30, 1957 as the Lorain County Animal Protective League. We changed our name to Friendship Animal Protective League on October 30, 2005.

Address: 8303 Murray Ridge Road
Elyria, OH 44035
Phone: (440) 322-4321 Humane Society's Rescue Village

Geauga Humane Society's Rescue Village

Geauga Humane Society (GHS) has a proud history of being a leading animal welfare agency in northeast Ohio. At the beginning the animals were sheltered in private homes. In 1980, GHS moved into the tiny 800 sq. ft. leased space on Merritt Road in Chardon, Ohio. In 2001 GHS opened a new state-of-the-art 10,500 square foot facility on a 14 acre parcel of land on Chillicothe Road in Russell Township, Ohio. We named it Rescue Village.

Address: 15463 Chillicothe Rd.
Russell Twp., OH 44072
Phone: (440) 338-4819 Animal Refuge

HEARTT Animal Refuge

HEARTT Animal Refuge is a no kill, all volunteer organization founded in 2007. Our mission is to provide a safe, nurturing environment for cats and dogs until they are adopted into permanent loving homes.

Address: 11354 Reading Road
Cincinnati, OH 45241
Phone: (513) 368-4568 Hands Extended Sanctuary

His Hands Extended Sanctuary

Dogs and cats come to us under many circumstances. Most are abandoned, abused, or from puppy mills. All the animals at the Sanctuary are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, wormed, and given flea treatment as the first steps toward rebuilding their lives. While we work to match the right animal to the right family, we realize that for most, they will have forever-homes here.

Address: 1560 Dialton Road
St. Paris, OH 43072
Phone: (937) 631-1851 Society of Allen County

Humane Society of Allen County

The Humane Society of Allen County (HSOAC) is dedicated to the elimination of cruelty, abuse, neglect and abandonment of animals. The Society will shelter animals in times of need, locate lifelong homes and promote responsible pet ownership through education, legislation and sterilization.

Address: 3606 Elida Rd.
Lima, OH 45807
Phone: (419) 991-1775 Rescue

Jades Rescue

Jades Rescue is committed to the health and well-being of all the lost and forgotten animals right here in Stark County and surrounding areas. We are committed to serving and protecting our animals with loving, compassionate care. Our goal is to give each and every one of them a new hope on life, full of love and everlasting companionship. We work hard to match our rescues with the perfect families for a relationship that both benefits the needs and abilities of both parties.

Address: 1113 Cleveland Ave. SW
Canton, OH 44707
Phone: (330) 614-0300 for Animal Welfare (LFAW)

League for Animal Welfare (LFAW)

The League for Animal Welfare (LFAW) operates the first established and largest adoption center and no-kill animal shelter in Cincinnati. Through a variety of innovative programs including adoptions, spay and neuter and humane education, we strive to ensure that animal companionship is accessible to all.

Address: 4193 Taylor Road
Batavia OH 45103
Phone: (513) 735-2299 Ohio SPCA

Northeast Ohio SPCA

The purpose of the Northeast Ohio SPCA no-kill Pet Shelter is to provide a safe haven for abandoned, healthy, homeless, and adoptable loving pets until they can find a home. The shelter opened in April of 2004, as of July 2012 we have adopted 17,500 pets to loving homes in the community.

Address: 9555 Brookpark Road
Parma, OH 44129
Phone: (216) 351-7387

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