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Potbellied-mix pig gets free flight from Chico to Southern California

Potbellied-mix pig gets free flight from Chico to Southern California

By ASHLEY GEBB-Staff Writer POSTED:   09/17/2013 12:03:03 AM PDT CHICO — It’s true — pigs do fly.When a small stray swine was spotted in the heart of the city’s urban area nearly three weeks ago, Chico Animal Shelter staff wondered where she came from. They took her in and named her BeBe, and when […]

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FOX Fursday: Pilots N Paws (Great Video!)

myfoxphilly.com Posted: Sep 12, 2013 1:56 PM EDT Updated: Sep 12, 2013 1:56 PM EDT “Pilots N Paws” is a dog rescue unlike any other. More than 3.000 pilots across the U.S. volunteer their time to fly canines out of high-kill shelters to places where they can be saved. FOX 29′s Colleen Wolfe was lucky enough to […]

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Shop With a Purpose at We-Care.com

Shop With a Purpose at We-Care.com

Pilots N Paws was the August Cause of the Month at we-care.com. We-Care.com allows online shoppers to donate a percentage of their online shopping to the nonprofit, school, or association of their choice, and Pilots N Paws is on the recipient list.  All you need to do is: 1) Sign-up, 2) Earn donations by shopping […]

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How One Family’s Tragedy Became Training For Future Pilots

How One Family’s Tragedy Became Training For Future Pilots

By NATHANIEL SANDLER  WLRN.org Enlarge image Credit The Johnson Family Timothy Johnson Jr., who the scholarship is named for, doing what he loved: flying. Life has been difficult this year for one of Wynwood’s most celebrated gallerists. Nina Johnson, owner and operator of Gallery Diet, has been emotionally supporting her family through the worst of times. […]

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When we rescue shelter animals, they return the favor

When we rescue shelter animals, they return the favor

Published 11:00pm Thursday, May 30, 2013 I am a sucker. I know it. Luckily my husband knows it. He’s a sucker, too. Last weekend we were visiting friends in Fort Walton Beach and took a run inside a pet supermarket for them to pick up a special shampoo for their little dog, Mason. Outside the […]

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Two dogs saved from a shelter…Examiner.com

Two dogs saved from a shelter…Examiner.com

The examiner.com wrote an excellent story about a couple shelter dogs in September of 2011. The story was written by Dena Stapleton and can be found here with more pictures. Shelly came into the shelter in June and was very nervous and scared of everything. She was very sweet and just longed for attention. She […]

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We Are Proud To Share The News Of A Scholarship Fund Created For Beloved PNP Pilot Timothy E Johnson Jr.

We Are Proud To Share The News Of A Scholarship Fund Created For Beloved PNP Pilot Timothy E Johnson Jr.

  TIMOTHY E JOHNSON, JR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM ANNOUNCED FOR AVIATION AT MIAMI-DADE COLLEGE   On May 31, 2013, at 10:00 am the Miami Dade College Homestead Campus will announce a new scholarship program in honor of Timothy E. Johnson, Jr., at Landmark Aviation, 14150 SW 129th Street, Miami, Florida.   According to Tim Johnson, Sr, […]

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Photos: Home for Good Dog Rescue Adoption Event at the Summit Village Green

Photos: Home for Good Dog Rescue Adoption Event at the Summit Village Green

Click Here To See A Slide Show Of Great Pictures From This PNP Flyway! By Barbara Rybolt  Email the author on May 18, 2013 at 5:05 PM, updated May 18, 2013 at 5:06 PM SUMMIT — Dozens of dogs needing new homes were available for adoption on Saturday on the Village Green. Most of the dogs had only […]

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Woodbridge pilot is on a mission to rescue shelter dogs

Woodbridge pilot is on a mission to rescue shelter dogs

Posted: Saturday, May 4, 2013 12:00 am By Sara Jane Pohlman/News-Sentinel Staff Writer | 0 comments   Millie, a scruffy black terrier in need of a bath, let out a whine that could barely be heard over the roar of the propeller. Pilot Bill Stigile turned away from a panoramic view of the Central Valley to reassure the dog […]

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Injured turtle flown from Sarnia for treatment in Peterborough

Injured turtle flown from Sarnia for treatment in Peterborough

link to original story with more pictures ALLISON RIDGWAY Special to The Examiner Tuesday, May 14, 2013 5:23:41 EDT PM Rick Woodall was at home in Windsor last Saturday watching sports with friends when he got the call. It was urgent. A turtle was in trouble. The 14-pound snapping turtle had been hit by a […]

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