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16 Animals From South Korea

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For the past 96 hours our team has been making runs back and forth from Dulles International Airport to a private rescue outside of Pittsburgh. We have been meeting international flights with very special cargo onboard. Our friends at Humane Society International have been working on shutting down a dog meat farm in Namyangju, South […]

19 dogs and 16 cats get a second chance

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When you hear that two of the dogs that needed us where found in a garbage bag your heart sinks into your stomach. All you can do is shed a tear and get to work organizing a rescue mission. PAART Executive Director Mary Kennedy Withrow was so moved that she insisted on securing a seat […]

20 dogs get a second chance

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It really does take a village. 20 dogs woke up this morning safe and sound with a second chance thanks to PAART Landpilots Mindy Wirick and Jim Moran. Our friends at Healing Hearts Italian Greyhound Rescue got wind of animals in a rural shelter that were scheduled to be euthanized. These animals needed immediate transport […]

5 Dogs Airlifted to Safety

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5 dogs needed to leave a shelter asap and their best hope was to take a second chance flight with the PAART Team. Pilot Pete Lehmann departed Allegheny County early yesterday for a flight to the Morgan County Humane Society in Kentucky. These 5 dogs have not had the best luck in life and Pete […]

14 Dogs Saved in Kentucky!

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PAART Landpilots Kate Blakley and Christina McCool Colantoni made a last minute trip to Kentucky to help save 14 animals that were about to be euthanized. The trip came together quickly when we got word of the situation. Like all of our rescue missions this one had its obstacles when one of the Landpilots had […]

Mission Donated By Kids

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We find comfort in knowing that a future generation of animal lovers is in good hands and ready one day to take over for us all. 18 animals made a life saving second chance journey from danger to safety thanks to a group of kids at Ben Franklin Elementary School in Indiana, PA. Students in […]

31 Dogs Saved

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Would you spend two days on the road to help give 31 dogs a second chance? This is a question you have to ask yourself. PAART Landpilots Mindy Wirick and Dan Wald can answer it for you though. The duo left Monday night for Martinsville, VA and spent the night with dreams of puppy breathe […]

Murray

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No Dog Left Behind. Its something we hold sacred to our mission. Last week our friends Chris and Adam from Humane Society International showed us the meaning of those words. In the midst of planning to fly to Tortola, BVI and bring 41 animals and the guys home one dog stood out from the rest. […]

Mission to Tortola, BVI

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When the last animal was loaded up and put into the plane a sense of relief swept over our team. 23 cats and 18 dogs were on board along with Humane Society International workers Adam and Chris who have worked tirelessly for the past few weeks to help the animals of Tortola, BVI survive while […]

A Quick Mission for an old Friend

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Sometimes its the little missions that remind us of the incredible feeling we get from the actual rescue, the flight, and the camaraderie we have amongst each other and other groups. We got a call from one of the first groups we worked with when we just had started out as an official 501c(3), Forever […]