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Dogs fly into Morristown, find their new home in NJ

Dogs fly into Morristown, find their new home in NJ

By Louis C. Hochman/NJ.com  on January 31, 2014 at 3:58 PM, updated January 31, 2014 at 3:59 PM As it turns out, dogs can fly. Well, they can with the help of Pilots N Paws, a nonprofit organization that helps facilitate connections between those willing to rescue, shelter or foster animals and volunteer pilots or plane owners […]

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Pet Tales: Pilots N Paws volunteers fly animals to home – and safety

Pet Tales: Pilots N Paws volunteers fly animals to home – and safety

on October 29, 2013 – 12:01 AM, updated October 29, 2013 at 2:25 AM For Mahesh Sankaran, it’s simple: “I love to fly, and I absolutely love dogs.” So about a dozen times this year, Sankaran has packed the cabin of his Piper Arrow III with crates and taken to the air, flying to pick up dogs […]

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Volunteer pilots put pair of Afghanistan vets together again

Posted: Dec 02, 2013 5:12 PM ESTUpdated: Dec 02, 2013 6:02 PM EST By Victoria Hansen vhansen@abcnews4.com CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) — The plane door pops open and nails drag clumsily along the steps. There’s a blanket in the back of the two-seater on this cold, cloudy November morning. Pilot Ryan Fiorini gets ready to taxi the runway […]

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2,000 Rescued Animals: The Story of a Pilots N Paws Volunteer

2,000 Rescued Animals: The Story of a Pilots N Paws Volunteer

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 […]

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Please Help Us To Celebrate PNP Pilot Jeff Bennett’s Remarkable Accomplishment!!

Please Help Us To Celebrate PNP Pilot Jeff Bennett’s Remarkable Accomplishment!!

Congratulations PNP Pilot Jeff Bennett on flying your 2,000th animal to safety! We’re so proud of you and have loved watching you fly so many to new homes over the years. Jeff is pictured with “Bennett’s Boots” formerly named Shaggy, but renamed in honor of being such a big milestone for Pilot Jeff. When asked […]

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Pilots N Paws: Flying dogs for free

Pilots N Paws: Flying dogs for free

Copyright © 2013 Albuquerque Journal Angel and Crystal, an inseparable pair of white German shepherds, acted as though they’d been flying in small airplanes their entire lives. The girls, ages 8 and 4, respectively, watched patiently as Dan and Zia Telfair readied their Cessna 182 Skylane at Double Eagle Airport a few days ago, then […]

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Pilots deliver dog to new owner in Grand

Pilots deliver dog to new owner in Grand

The first ever air-delivery of a rescue animal to Grand County took place on Oct. 12, to deliver an 11-week old puppy to a Grand County resident from a high-kill shelter in Utah. His new owners Shea Murphy and Matt Bowen, of the Granby area, named the tri-colored border collie mix puppy Jed and say […]

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1 Day, 2 Planes, 11 Lives Changed Forever

1 Day, 2 Planes, 11 Lives Changed Forever

Friends of Ashe County Animals published “1 Day, 2 Planes, 11 Lives Changed Forever…Thank You, Pilots N Paws!” on September 15, 2013.     On August 30, 2013, the world changed forever for a family of 11 Lab-mix dogs from Ashe County NC thanks to the generosity of pilots from Pilots N Paws who flew the […]

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Tidewater Review – PNP Makes Stop at Middle Peninsula Regional Airport

Tidewater Review – PNP Makes Stop at Middle Peninsula Regional Airport

On October 7, 2013, Amy Jo Martin with Tidewater Review wrote the story “Pilots N Paws program makes stop at Middle Peninsula Regional Airport” covering Operation Special Delivery. According to the U.S. Humane Society, four million cats and dogs, about one every eight seconds are euthanized in shelters each year. Thanks to Pilots N Paws’ Operation Special […]

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Tampa Bay Times-Volunteer Pilots Airlift Rescued Puppies into Tampa Executive Airport

Tampa Bay Times-Volunteer Pilots Airlift Rescued Puppies into Tampa Executive Airport

Hundreds of volunteers, both pilots and rescues, came together in Hinesville, Georgia and surrounding areas to make a difference for over 400 animals through Operation Special Delivery. Carolina Hidalgo covered the story for the Tampa Bay Times in “Volunteer Pilots Airlift Rescued Puppies into Tampa Executive Airport” posted on October 5, 2013. TAMPA — Diane […]

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