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Flying La-La & Bravo

Flying La-La & Bravo

Bravo is a miniature poodle who needed transport from Russellville, AR (northwest of Little Rock) to Poodle Rescue Houston. The transport coordinator in Russellville was Molli Corbin, for whom I have flown before (Fifinella, my Shih Tzu, was on one of those flights from Austin, TX to Russellville; I ended up adopting her and flying […]

Rebel and Gypsy from Texas to Colorado

Rebel and Gypsy from Texas to Colorado

This particular mission was able to combine two separate requests from two different rescue organizations.  Mountain Pet Rescue agreed to take a Border Collie/Retriever mix named Gpysy, and Southern Mutts Rescue Wagon will be finding a home for a lab mix named Rebel.   The day started when Pilot Tanya picked up Gypsy from her Price […]

Duke, Baby Benjamin, Patrick, Rudi, Knikko and Doyle

Duke, Baby Benjamin, Patrick, Rudi, Knikko and Doyle

Duke is a four-year-old, 71-pound black lab, an owner surrender to a high-kill Houston shelter. Baby Benjamin, Patrick, Rudi, Knikko and Doyle were chow/lab pups from the same litter. The pups needed to get near Nashville, TN for temporary boarding before transport to New York and eventual adoption. Duke (black dogs get put down quickly […]

Lab Mixes Charcoal and Brownie are in Florida

Lab Mixes Charcoal and Brownie are in Florida

July 17, 2014 Mission Fly Labs Charcoal and Brownie to Lake City, Florida where Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida will meet me.  Since no other PNP Pilot offered to help, I flew the pups all the way to Florida. Charcoal came from The Bartlett Animal Shelter, TN. Brownie came from the Collierville Shelter, TN. The […]

Pilots and Paws takes Constance and Sophie to Florida

Pilots and Paws takes Constance and Sophie to...

Jim took 5 labs to Florida that needed re homing due to the owner’s failing health.  He first took D’artagnan, Isabel and Zeke..  This video is when he came back and got Constance and Sophie on June 4th.  Please reload page or click here if video doesn’t load. Constance is D’artagnan’s sister. Sophie is no […]

Magazine Writing :: Flying and writing for a cause

Magazine Writing :: Flying and writing for a...

Magazine Writing :: Flying and writing for a cause BY MELINDA | PUBLISHED SEP 19 2014 link to original post: http://www.melindaschnyder.com/2014/09/magazine-writing-flying-and-writing-for-a-cause/ I read a lot about animal welfare and animal rescue because it’s an area of interest to me. One day I read an article about a recreational pilot using his small airplane to take some […]