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AVIATORS GIVE PUPPIES A SECOND CHANCE NBC NIGHTLY NEWS with Brian Williams

A very special thank you to NBC News, Brian Williams, Kerry Sanders and Kim Cornett for your generous coverage of our mission!  Pilot Jeff Bennett, you are an amazing and caring man, we are extremely proud of you and all of our pilots and volunteers who help animals in need.  Brian Williams for the Making […]

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Pilots N Paws flies into King & Queen, saves nearly 300 animals

Pilots N Paws flies into King & Queen, saves nearly 300 animals

By Amy Jo MartinStaff Writer 2:42 p.m. EDT, October 2, 2012 Just as my “Paws and Listen” series was coming to an end, I received an email asking if I wanted to cover a program that saved hundreds of animals from being euthanized. So, I spent this past weekend getting an exciting exclusive look at the […]

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Pilots N Paws Pilots Give Hundreds Of Dogs Another Chance At Life

FAUQUIER COUNTY, Va. (WUSA) — More than three hundred homeless dogs scheduled to be put to sleep are now flying high and on their ways to their forever homes thanks to efforts by a group of volunteer aviators known as Pilots N’ Paws. Nearly 80 pilots participated in the rescue of dogs from high kill shelters in […]

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Kitties Fly, Too

Kitties Fly, Too

Oscar is an elderly kitty that needed to be transported from Greeley, CO to Omaha, NE. Pilots Mary Ann Lane and Alex Toussaint led the charge with Chef David Edelstein of TeamPitAFul as Passenger Protector and support. It was their first kitty transport, but this old guy was the perfect passenger. He took quite willingly […]

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Final flight of the “Dog Is My Copilot” Rescue Flyway to land in Kansas City in 2 hours

Final flight of the “Dog Is My Copilot” Rescue Flyway to land in Kansas City in 2 hours

In just 2 hours the final flight of the Pilots N Paws “Dog Is My Copilot” Rescue Flyway will land in Kansas City, Missouri. PNP Pilot Sam Taylor was grounded at the Kansas City Downtown Airport (KMKC) yesterday by inclement weather. Weather postponed Sam’s rescue flight, but it did not cancel it. Our PNP pilots […]

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Last Day to Vote For Pilots N Paws in the Chase Community Giving Grant Contest!

Last Day to Vote For Pilots N Paws in the Chase Community Giving Grant Contest!

Only 6 hours left to vote! If you have not yet voted, please use this link to help us win a grant to rescue more animals: https://apps.facebook.com/chasecommunitygiving/charity/view/ein/26-3754228?ref=fcf7fb95efPlease vote for us so we can have a strong finish and place in the top 35!! We can do it!! If you have an online chase account, please vote […]

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Welcome Don!

Welcome Don!

Don flew his first mission for Pilots N Paws in his Cherokee 140. It’s another one of those round-about stories that got him his first mission. He recently moved his airplane to a new home, Tappahannock, VA (XSA), and one of the pilots there had been flying Pilot n Paws missions and wanted to know […]

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BIGGIN &  MAUI — Bakersfield, CA to Mt. Shasta/Weed, CA

BIGGIN & MAUI — Bakersfield, CA to Mt. Shasta/Weed, CA

Two Bakersfield Shelter dogs needed a ride to Northern California.  Maui is a senior Beagle and Beggin is a senior Bullmastif.  Betsy Legg and Sue Clark started  this 2 leg transport with a flight from O88  to Bakersfield, California and back.  After an overnight in Rio Vista, California, Biggin and Maui were handed off to […]

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Florida Businessman, Jeff Bennett, Flies 1000th Rescue Animal To Safety

Florida Businessman, Jeff Bennett, Flies 1000th Rescue Animal To Safety

Huffington Post Click For Link To Original Article By Dominique Mosbergen Posted: 06/20/2012 2:22 pm Updated: 06/21/2012 12:47 pm Jeff Bennett has four rescue dogs of his own at home, so it’s clear that he’s passionate about protecting animals. But he isn’t your average armchair animal lover. As a volunteer with Pilots N Paws, a South Carolina-based organization that rescues animals on […]

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Florida Man flies his 1000th Rescue Animal, Associated Press

Airborne Rescue Endangered Pets fly to Freedom AP by: TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press GREENVILLE, Ala. (AP) — On a recent June day, Jeff Bennett flew his four-seat plane from the mangrove-dotted Florida Keys, past some angry thunder clouds to the fertile hills of Greenville, Ala. His mission: to save 23 dogs destined for death row. […]

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