Archive | November, 2013
Larry – One Year After His Flight

Larry – One Year After His Flight

Ken adopted Larry about a year ago.  He sent the following update… Larry is a 8 year old wire haired Jack Russell. As the story goes Larry was living in Texas with an elderly couple who would let him out but then loose track of him. He was always getting picked up by animal control […]

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627 Miles To Freedom!

627 Miles To Freedom!

On Saturday, 9 November, my husband Jose Ortiz and I, flew Buster (the long-haired doggie) and Robby (the sweet Pit Bull) from Bishopville, SC to Dothan, AL (627 NM round trip!).  The shelter in Bishopville doesn’t get much foot traffic, but now that they are in Foster Care they are sure to find their forever […]

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Toro’s Travels

Toro’s Travels

Michelle made sure another furry friend found a way out of a bad situation. She rose early to make a 5:00am meet up with Corrine and Jean in LA. Her morning drive was with Toro, a 10-yr chi beagle mix rescued from a LA hoarder. Toro was 1 of 80 dogs at risk of going […]

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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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Roxie’s Journey from NJ to FL

Roxie’s Journey from NJ to FL

Roxie’s journey began when Tony took her as his passenger from NJ to SC. She was his house guest for the night, and the next morning Cliff flew Roxie from SC to her wonderful new family in FL. David Sutton patiently waited for his Roxie girl to land safely.

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A HUGE thank you to Pilot Scott Johnson!

A HUGE thank you to Pilot Scott Johnson!

A HUGE thank you to Pilot Scott Johnson! His very first Pilots N Paws mission helped a stray coonhound momma and her 9 puppies get from Chicago to their rescue in Minneapolis, MN. She was found as a stray in rural WV where a local rescue group was contacted about her. She was VERY pregnant […]

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The Flight to Save Bella’s Life

  Pet Pals TV is a nationally syndicated animal news magazine. They did a story about Pilots N Paws.  Please reload the page or click here to view if video does not play above.

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It Took A Village

It Took A Village

It took a village to bring this little pup to his forever home in San Diego, but he is here tonight and will never be alone again. PNP Pilot Jason walked me through the posting. Others who made this trip possible were Kathy at the Los Banos shelter and her hours of personal attention to […]

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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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Midstate dog finds fur-ever home in Connecticut

Midstate dog finds fur-ever home in Connecticut

November 15, 2013 11:49 pm  •  By Christen Croley, The Sentinel FAIRVIEW TWP. — Trusty knew no strangers Friday as he trotted around the plane hanger at Capital City Airport, waiting to catch a flight to a new home to Pomfret Center, Conn. The 2-year-old bloodhound spent the majority of his life in a crate until a […]

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