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Raptors flown to Montana

Raptors flown to Montana

Meet Duke and Sweeney Our  newest education Ambassadors, Duke and Sweeney, flew 1062 miles in just under 12 hours from Wickenburg, Arizona to Kalispell, on Thursday, March 13th!  Duke, a gorgeous Peregrine Falcon, and Sweeney, a beautiful Swainson’s Hawk, arrived at Glacier Jet Center, courtesy of three very generous private pilots that fly animals in […]

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Charlie and Mark Save The Day!

Charlie and Mark Save The Day!

 Bridges to Safety Animal Rescue pulled this little chi mix from a high kill shelter. When at the last moment the foster backed out and there was nowhere to put her. Panic mode kicked in, until a wonderful foster stepped up for Mila in MA but needed to get her there. Charlie Halo and Mark Mattie came […]

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Treasured Footage Of Late PNP Pilot Ken Volk

Check out this wonderful video from pilot Dave Whitney who has been flying with us since 2009.  Some footage is especially touching as it’s devoted to Ken Volk, a beloved PNP pilot who passed away last summer.  This is a true treasure for everyone who knew Ken! “I was going through past emails and flights […]

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Unwanted Springhill puppies get free flight to Minnesota

Unwanted Springhill puppies get free flight to Minnesota

Pilots N Paws offers free transportation for rescue animals across the United States. Mar. 13, 2014  link to original story Written by Vickie Welborn   SPRINGHILL — When a stray pregnant dog decided to have her litter of puppies on Carroll and Helen Timmons’ patio after Christmas, the retired couple was overwhelmed. They quickly reached out to […]

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Pilots transport rescue dogs from Panhandle to SWFL

Pilots transport rescue dogs from Panhandle to SWFL

link to original story www.island-reporter.com March 14, 2014 Special to the Reporter (sancapnews@breezenewspapers.com) , Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander The Gulf Coast Humane Society received dogs transported by Pilots N Paws on March 1. Six dogs were transported to Page Field Airport from the Florida Panhandle to be rescued by GCHS. The program Pilots N Paws was […]

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Pilot Tripp Costas Tulsa – Denver

Pilot Tripp Costas Tulsa – Denver

It was a great Sunday morning in Tulsa when we met Nashville based pilot Tripp Costas for an early morning rescue mission. Mr. Costas was in town on business and made time to transport a litter of 5 Rottweiler/ Lab mix puppies, a Saint Bernard and a Shepherd mix to rescues in Colorado. His compassion for these […]

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“Moose” Hitches Ride with Syracuse Men’s Basketball Team

“Moose” Hitches Ride with Syracuse Men’s Basketball Team

Faced with another round of “polar vortex,” a scheduled PnP mission out of Greensboro, NC to Ithaca, NY was on the verge of being cancelled.   The normal mission of three legs had been scheduled all week, involving the volunteer services of our PNP pilots; however, the weather was again turning to ice, freezing rain […]

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Jeannette family’s new pet delivered by plane

Jeannette family’s new pet delivered by plane

  link to original story By Greg Reinbold Published: Friday, March 21, 2014, 12:01 a.m. Jan Mikan and her family waited eagerly on the tarmac in front of Arnold Palmer Regional Airport as Bud Newhouse’s RV-8 propeller plane touched down and taxied to a stop. Her 6-year-old grandson, Andrew, battled the whipping winds to proudly hold up a […]

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3 Jims and an Eric

3 Jims and an Eric

Seven precious lab puppies made their way from humid weather in Springhill, LA to the brrr-cold of Brooklyn Center, MN. The sending rescue was Furbaby Second Chance Rescue in Springhill, LA, operated by Judy Teague and Liz Harkins. No Dog Left Behind in Brooklyn Center took in the pups.   Leg 1 – Springhill, LA […]

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A 2 Day PNP Journey Results In 4 Animals To New Homes!!

A 2 Day PNP Journey Results In 4 Animals To New Homes!!

Four pilots embarked on a 2-day journey to get these four animals to their new homes.  Pilot Matt Jessel met up with Kristin Brinson in Emporia, VA where she drove the animals ~1 hour to begin the flight portion of their journey. Four dogs: Champ – 45lbs Boxer, Edie – 40lbs Collie; Chloe – 30lbs Hound […]

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