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Flying Bundy at the Eleventh Hour

Flying Bundy at the Eleventh Hour

Poor Bundy was a terrified Schnauzer mix with bite wounds on his neck and head, just hours from euthanasia at the Fort Worth Animal Control Shelter. Somehow, Bundy and his plight came to the attention of Joyce Spayneuterurpets Pugh of Almost Home Schnauzer and Small Dog Rescue in Indianapolis IN. Joyce had fosters in the Houston area, […]

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Little Franklin’s Big Adventure

Little Franklin’s Big Adventure

On Saturday August 2, 2014, Franklin was flown to his forever home. Franklin is a blind senior poodle who was rescued from a kill shelter by Creole Poodle Rescue of New Orleans. The first-leg (Crestview, FL-Cross City FL) of his flight was piloted by Sam Lowe. Sam then handed Franklin off to Steve Weisher, who piloted the second-leg […]

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A wing and a prayer — and a new home for Lacy

A wing and a prayer — and a new home for Lacy

Posted by Linda Fraembs - July 30, 2011 @ 6 a.m. link to original story Most animals adopted from Sangamon County Animal Control ride home in their new owner’s car. But Lacy the cat left in high style on Friday: She was delivered to her new home via private plane. Cindy Willoughby, a longtime volunteer at SCAC, […]

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Saving Grace

Saving Grace

  Grace was surrendered to an animal shelter in Alabama in July. She is a Cocker Spaniel, but you wouldn’t have known it to look at her. Grace was a puppy mill dog, had never been groomed or vetted. Her fur was so matted that it had torn away chunks of skin and she had […]

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LBL to the rescue; ‘Pilots N Paws’ flies dogs to Ohio

LBL to the rescue; ‘Pilots N Paws’ flies dogs to Ohio

Posted: Thursday, August 21, 2014 7:00 am JOHN WRIGHT • Staff Writer | 0 comments Five puppies are now in possession of an animal rescue organization in Ohio after taking a most unusual path to safety. They were discovered about two weeks ago wandering aimlessly in Henry County, Tennessee after their mother was apparently struck by a vehicle and […]

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Leaving on a Jet Plane

Leaving on a Jet Plane

TEXT BY REBEKAH OLSEN PHOTOS COURTESY PILOTS N PAWS link to original story Over 16,000 years ago, the bond between dogs and humans was forged. Some researchers debate that it was the wolf that first approached the human, and not the human domesticating the wolf, but regardless of who loved whom first, we can’t deny […]

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Momo makes it to New York!!

Momo makes it to New York!!

 Just wanted to let you know how much I appreciate your organization. About a month ago a woman from New York expressed interest in adopting our friendly siamese cat “Momo”. The adopter met all of our adoption criteria and had wonderful references from her vet & so the adoption was set in motion. The next […]

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Sophie Finds Friends

Sophie Finds Friends

Mark Bradley took off for a PnP flight on July forth for Adoptabull English Bulldog Rescue. Sophie was his passenger from Michigan to Chicago. The rescue put together a nice video to share about her rescue: https://www.dropbox.com/s/etbe1tsb6zk40rm/Sophie%20Final%20HD.mp4 “Sophie is a loving and beautiful eight year old English Bulldog.  She has had two known owners in […]

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Aussie Missy moves from TN to KY

Aussie Missy moves from TN to KY

July 8 2014 Germantown Animal Shelter Germantown, TN Transport for Aussie Missy. Missy was an owner surrender. Alina Lesniak, Manager Germantown Animal Services, found New Sprint 4 Aussie Rescue in Louisville, KY who would take Missy. Now, all she needed was a ride. This is where Pilots N Paws and I came in. I flew […]

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PNP Pilot Rescues Dogs On His Way To EAA Airventure Oshkosh

PNP Pilot Rescues Dogs On His Way To EAA Airventure Oshkosh

 Before departing Northern CA for Oshkosh I glanced at the PNP mission  map and discovered a request from Hot Springs, SD to Minnesota. It just  so  happened that I had planned a fuel stop at Hot Springs with the next  destination Owatonna, MN (just south of Minneapolis). I contacted KC  and  arranged to pick up […]

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