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Larry – One Year After His Flight

Ken adopted Larry about a year ago.  He sent the following update… Larry is a 8 year old wire haired Jack Russell. As the story goes Larry was living in Texas with an elderly couple who would let him out but then loose track of him. He was always getting picked up by animal control […]

627 Miles To Freedom!

On Saturday, 9 November, my husband Jose Ortiz and I, flew Buster (the long-haired doggie) and Robby (the sweet Pit Bull) from Bishopville, SC to Dothan, AL (627 NM round trip!).  The shelter in Bishopville doesn’t get much foot traffic, but now that they are in Foster Care they are sure to find their forever […]

Toro’s Travels

Michelle made sure another furry friend found a way out of a bad situation. She rose early to make a 5:00am meet up with Corrine and Jean in LA. Her morning drive was with Toro, a 10-yr chi beagle mix rescued from a LA hoarder. Toro was 1 of 80 dogs at risk of going […]

2,000 Rescued Animals: The Story of a Pilots...

BY JO SINGER | NOVEMBER 22, 2013   Photo by Jeff Bennett Jeff Bennett with his family and just a few of the pups he has rescued. In 2008, pilot Jeff Bennett was volunteering at a Key West animal shelter when he came across an article in an aircraft magazine about a newly launched nonprofit […]

Roxie’s Journey from NJ to FL

Roxie’s journey began when Tony took her as his passenger from NJ to SC. She was his house guest for the night, and the next morning Cliff flew Roxie from SC to her wonderful new family in FL. David Sutton patiently waited for his Roxie girl to land safely.

A HUGE thank you to Pilot Scott Johnson!

A HUGE thank you to Pilot Scott Johnson! His very first Pilots N Paws mission helped a stray coonhound momma and her 9 puppies get from Chicago to their rescue in Minneapolis, MN. She was found as a stray in rural WV where a local rescue group was contacted about her. She was VERY pregnant […]