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Searcy and Scully fly from a south Georgia shelter to Atlanta!

Searcy and Scully fly from a south Georgia shelter to Atlanta!

Thanks to Pilots and Paws volunteer pilot Brent Harris who flew these playful brothers, Searcy and Scully, from a south Georgia shelter to Atlanta.  Pilot Brent said they were good boys during the flight although there was an attempt to escape their safety harnesses before take-off.  Not surprising since they are not yet a year old!  These […]

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Third Time’s the Charm

Third Time’s the Charm

Shanne Roberts writes: “I am writing to thank you for the wonderful work that you do via Pilots n Paws. I am also sending a huge thanks to Pilot Maurice Gunderson and Rebecca for giving up their Saturday, lunch, and fuel to take a special dog named Kasey to his new future. Kasey, a cattledog/husky […]

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Lil Bit from Melbourne, FL to Indiana

Lil Bit from Melbourne, FL to Indiana

It took three legs Easter weekend to get Lil Bit back to her owner from Florida to Indiana. Thanks to our pilots Kiko Picornell (Melbourne), Caroline Hodges (Huntsville) and Joe Moss (Nashville) for  their time and effort to get her home. –Pat Picornell, PNP Pilot   Lil Bit’s story as told by her mom, Penny: On March […]

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No Longer Quite so Blue

No Longer Quite so Blue

Blue is only a couple years old, but he spent at least a year of that living on the streets of a small mountain town in Colorado. It was only after he was hit by a car that he was brought in by Animal Control. He was in that shelter in Colorado for months. Megan […]

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Full load of TN Labs fly to Florida

Full load of TN Labs fly to Florida

Jim Carney ferried a full compliment of labs to Florida… I would like to dedicate this flight to the memory of Yellow Labrador Angel. Her rescue is in the book, Dog is my Copilot by Patrick Regan. In the NC shelter she was known as K38 and was within a few minutes of being put […]

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Fan Mail From A Special Pup!

Fan Mail From A Special Pup!

Dear Pilots N Paws,  I was air lifted by Pat from Blue Ridge, GA to Indian Harbour Beach,  Florida on June 16, 2013.  I was adopted at Aloha Pet & Bird on June  18th. I thought you might like to know what I have been up to lately.  I think you will be proud of me…. […]

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‘Angel in sky’ uses own plane to save dogs on death row

  link to original story Posted: Apr 04, 2014 7:12 AM EDT Updated: Apr 04, 2014 7:12 AM EDT By: Jennifer Epstein, FOX 13 Traffic - bio TAMPA (FOX 13) – Jeff Bennett, a volunteer with Pilots and Paws, combines his love of flying with his love for dogs – rescuing animals all across the country. It’s a plane […]

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Round Trip

Round Trip

Fox 31 out of Denver tagged along on a flight with Dave Whitney. He flew Meadow, a senior Cane Corso from Denver to her new forever home in OK. Her owners here were forced to downsize, and they were not able to keep Meadow anymore, after 10 years. It was sad, but she was such […]

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Little Ditty About Jack and Diane

Little Ditty About Jack and Diane

Labs Jack and Diane on their way yesterday from Cookeville, TN  to Jacksonville,FL for the Lab Retriever Rescue of Florida. Lab Jet had his own first class bed in the back area. Jack and Diane are brother and sister.   Subaru and Petmate are Proud Partners of PNP!

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Transport via Auto, Plane, and Bus for Lucky

Transport via Auto, Plane, and Bus for Lucky

Passenger Lucky Stripe made his way from Missouri to Pennsylvania. It took a few days and a combination ground and flight plan. The trip started with Tim Winters, also a pilot for Pilots N Paws, driving Lucky from Bollinger CO, MO to the Cape Girardeau, MO airport. From there, Jim Carney picked up Lucky and […]

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