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PAART Rescue Activity

9000 Animals Rescued

It’s fitting that for the 9000th animal our team has rescued it was a mission that saw the Airteam and Landteam join forces to help 30 guinea pigs and 6 rats find salvation from inhumane conditions. PAART Pilots Jonathan Plesset and Rebecca Mihalcik first flew to Philadelphia to where 36 animals were waiting with the […]

40 dogs and a Butterfly

A reunion for a lost dog, 39 dogs needing a second chance, and 1 Monarch Butterfly who had to go south to survive, yup…another incredible PAART Mission that we cant wait to share. PAART Landpilots Mark Britton and Carolyn Jochymek started the mission on Monday by meeting up Maggie, a dog that had been lost […]

A Special Reunion

There is no better feeling that reuniting a lost dog with their owner. Imagine waiting and wondering for over a year where your best friend went. Late last night we had the honor to help Maggie find her way home.


Their bodies might have been broken but nothing could break their souls. 5 dogs were found with severe malnutrition, evidence that they had been being used for a fight ring, and chained up outside on a rural property. It’s something we have seen before and it’s these kinds of stories that hang heavy on our […]


In light of the events of the past 24 hours its hard to even think about talking about anything else other than the tragedy we as Pittsburgher’s experienced. It’s easy to forget in moments like these that evil people only make a tiny percentage of our community. This is not the norm, rather this is […]

18 Dogs Flown To Safety

18 dogs flew from danger to safety with PAART Pilots Brad Childs and Rebecca Mihalcik. The special doggies took flight to find their second chance and a new beginning in the PAART Airvan. For Rebecca, this was her first PAART mission and under the watchful eye of Brad and flew as Pilot In Command of […]

Hurricane Florence Dogs

Hurricane Florence displaced thousands of animals during its devastating flooding. 15 of these special dogs made the long journey from danger to safety with PAART Pilots Jonathan Plesset, Brad Childs, and Pete Lehmann yesterday. The mission started two days ago when Pete flew the Airvan to Camden, South Carolina and spent the night in a […]

Learn About The Help We Received From Rachael Ray

Rescue Requests and Donations


Number of Animals Rescued

Dogs: 8227
Cats: 622
Sea Turtles: 65
Guinea Pigs: 44
Chickens: 41
Rats: 10
Monarch Butterfly: 1

Learn About The PAART Story

Land Rescue Mission

5000th Animal Rescued Mission

Flying Around Pittsburgh