22 Jan 2018
Ohio pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

Ohio pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

Visitors to Tiny Pet Memories are often looking for ways to cope with the loss of a beloved pet. To help with this, we’ve compiled a list of wonderful pet loss support groups and therapists that specialise in helping people handle the loss of their pets in Ohio.


We also have a list of national phone numbers for toll-free pet grief hotlines to help you find support right now.


Ohio Pet Grief Therapist(s) 

Carolyn Buck MA, LPCC

Canton Ohio 

Phone: 330-4991598


Angel's Paws, LLC

11341 Grooms Road

Cincinnati Ohio 45242 

Fee(s): $80 per hour

Phone: 513-489-7297 (PAWS)

Email: admin@angelspaws.com

Website: https://angelspaws.com/services/grief-counseling/

Notes: One to one pet loss counseling is also available.  This counseling is provided by licensed counselors. Sessions are typically scheduled for 1 hour.


Tina W. Bulucea, MSSA, LISW

Cleveland Ohio 44115 

Phone: 216-407-4037


Pat Ahl

136 Northwoods Boulevard

Columbus Ohio 43235 

Phone: 614-529-8100


Stephanie Wallace

3165 Reese Road NW 

Dover Ohio 44622 

Phone: 330-343-8881

Email: swallace@nvanet.com


Michael A. Storer

Jamestown Ohio 45335 

Phone: 937-302-0306


Marsha Michaels

Medina Ohio 

Phone: 330-289-2867 

Email: memjoy24@adelphia.net


Marsha Michaels

729 Huntley Drive

Medina Ohio 44256 

Phone: 330-239-4680


Reverend Sherry Bartzen

492 Mt. Vernon Road

Newark Ohio 43055 

Phone: 740-334-4376


Brenda Brown

1303 W. Maple Street, Suite 103

North Canton Ohio 44720 

Email: brenda@griefaboutpets.com


Susan Carter

Toledo Ohio 

Phone: 419-290-8237 

Email: freespch@sbcglobal.net


Renee Hawley MSW/LSW

6699 North High Street

Worthington Ohio 43085 

Phone: 614-848-6699


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Ohio Pet Loss Support Group(s) 

Angel's Paws, LLC Pet Loss Support Group

11341 Grooms Road

Cincinnati Ohio 45242 

Fee(s): Free

Meeting day(s): every first and third Tuesday of the month

Meeting time(s): 6:00-7:30pm

Contact phone: 513-489-7297 (PAWS)

Contact email: admin@angelspaws.com

Website: https://angelspaws.com/services/grief-counseling/


Pet Loss Support Group

Villa Angela Care Center

5700 Karl Road

Columbus Ohio 43229 

Meeting day(s): second and fourth Tuesdays of every month

Meeting time(s): 7:00-8:30 pm

Contact person: Dorothy J. Hall, MS, RN

Contact phone: 614-895-3416


Contact email: DJHall2451@att.net


The Humane Society of Greater Akron

4904 Quick Road

Cuyahoga Falls Ohio 44223 

Meeting day(s): monthly

Contact phone: 330-657-2010


Medina County SPCA 

Medina County Ohio 

Meeting day(s): every Tuesday 

Meeting time(s): 7:00-8:30 pm

Contact person: Sally Williamson, MSW

Contact phone: 330-769-3393

Notes: Call for meeting location.


Grief About Pets, LLC GAPs

Family Care Counseling Center

1303 W. Maple Street NW, Suite 103

North Canton Ohio 44720 

Meeting day(s): every fourth Monday 

Meeting time(s): 4:30-6:00 pm

Contact person: Brenda Brown, MA, FT 

Contact email: brenda@griefaboutpets.com

Notes: Register by email. First group session is free $10 per session, after that-. Individual sessions are also offered for adults, teens and children 3+. The fee is $45 per private session.


All God's Creatures Grief Support

2010 Park Avenue West

Ontario Ohio 44906 

Meeting day(s): every third Tuesday of the month

Meeting time(s): 7:00 pm

Contact phone: 419 529-4351


Are you aware of more pet loss support groups in Ohio that we should add to our list? Help others find them by sending their info through our Facebook page.


Ohio Pet Loss Support Hotline(s)

Iams Pet Loss Support Hotline
Mason Ohio 
Website: http://www.iams.com/en-ca/dog-article/pages/the_death_of_a_pet.aspx#2 
Toll-free hotline: 1-888-332-7738 
Availability: Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm

If you’re in the know about additional pet loss support hotlines in Ohio, we want to know. Please send the info through our  Facebook page so that others can find them too.

Image: Laurice Solomon

Disclaimer: Support groups, hotlines, and therapists listed on Tiny Pet Memories are independent and not necessarily endorsed by Tiny Pet Memories. Listings are added and deleted at the discretion of Tiny Pet Memories and while we try to list quality resources, we must disclaim any liability from your use of this information.