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Rescuing Ojitos and Gina

Rescuing Ojitos and Gina

Each of us, I suppose, has those siren’s songs, those calls that we cannot ignore, those summons to duty or action that we cannot shirk. One of those, in my case, has always been the tears of a crying girl. A couple of days before last Thanksgiving, I came across a young girl sobbing, and […]

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First PNP flight for pilot Rich Marz pn 1/18 which means freedom for Hazel!

First PNP flight for pilot Rich Marz pn 1/18 which means freedom for Hazel!

Pilot Rich Marz participated in his very first Pilots N Paws flight on Saturday, Jan 18th. His lucky passenger was Hazel, a gorgeous little chocolate lab from North Carolina that had spent her entire life living in an outdoor kennel with a concrete floor.  Sadly, she was unfamiliar with the feel of grass or anything […]

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The Cute Version of Yoda

The Cute Version of Yoda

Yoda is a 10 yr. old blind American Eskimo Dog. He flew from St. Louis, MO to Ankeny, IA to go to American Eskimo Dog Rescue & Sanctuary of Iowa, Inc. (inside the car is another rescue pup named Elke). Yoda was born without eyes and has had a very sad life going from home […]

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A Christmas Delivery – Joy

A Christmas Delivery – Joy

She was surrendered/stray picked up to the Gaston County Police (animal control section) on 5/8/13 and released to Save a Dog a Day rescue on 5/10/13.  She spent 5 months in a foster home in Fayettville, NC until she was transported to Rhode Island.  Her trip up there was nothing short from eventful. PnP pilots […]

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Dharma – senior boxer – rescue story: An Update That United Adopter With Pilot

Dharma – senior boxer – rescue story: An Update That United Adopter With Pilot

In August of 2012 my husband and I saw the beautiful grey face of a senior boxer girl on facebook – and immediately fell in love. We knew we wanted to save her and bring her into our family – but there was a problem – trying to figure out how to get her from […]

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First Puppylift of 2014 and a fabulous event February 1st!

First Puppylift of 2014 and a fabulous event February 1st!

Wednesday, 29 January 2014 09:49 What a weekend! Four separate puppylift flights over four days!Last Friday morning bright and early one dog and four puppies hitched a ride to Florida thanks to Elisabeth Jordgrav and family, where after a brief romp and rest, they continued on to Denver, to Outpaws Rescue and C.A.W.L.  As an […]

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Fab 5 in the Sky

On a very cold and windy morning on Saturday, January 18th PNP veteran Pilot Steve Shoop arrived at the Leesburg Executive Airport in Leesburg, VA greeted by an ice covered runway resulting in a one hour delay.  When he finally received the go-ahead to take off the skies were clear and the trip to Blacksburg, […]

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PNP Pilots Shannon and Santina Fly A Dog Named Bones To His New Home

PNP Pilots Shannon and Santina Fly A Dog Named Bones To His New Home

Wanted to let you know about a flight we took on January 11, 2014. We provided a lift in a Grumman Cheetah for a German Shepard (“Bones”) from a volunteer in Odessa, TX to a rescue group in Addison, TX (“Good Shepard Rescue”) Bones was found roaming the streets as a stray and would certainly […]

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Henry “Fonzie” Winkler – From Red List to Red and White!

Henry “Fonzie” Winkler – From Red List to Red and White!

Henry left Buxton, Maine at 630am for Fryeburg, Maine where he met Jim, who flew him to Burlington, Vermont where he met Richard, who flew him to Massena, New York, where Maureen and her husband had driven down from Cornwall, Ontario, to get him and bring him back up across the border to meet his […]

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Pilots N Paws Partners With Patriots For Pets

Pilots N Paws Partners With Patriots For Pets

As a rescue and shelter, our obligation is to save as many animals as possible. We are responsible to go where our services are needed most. Our reach of rescue is not limited to just our North Iowa region, and when the call comes in, we are willing to respond. We received a call for […]

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