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18 Dogs Flown To Safety

by Jonathan Plesset

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

by Jonathan Plesset

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 […]

31 Dog Rescue Trip

by Jonathan Plesset

31 baby dogs made the long trip from Clarksville, Tennessee yesterday on the PAART Land Plane with the capable and loving hands of Landpilot Mark J Britton at the wheel! These wee ones came back to Pittsburgh and then finished their journey with our good friends from North Shore Animal League America where they will […]

40 dog rescue mission

by Jonathan Plesset

PAART Landpilots Diana Betz and Tim Bouvy helped give a second chance to 40 dogs in Kentucky who wake up this morning with a new chance to find their furever home. Both Landpilots did an incredible job after spending two days away from home to bring these 40 special animals from Danger to Safety. The […]

Hurricane Michael Rescue

by Jonathan Plesset

39 cats made a 6 hour flight from Florida to Pittsburgh with PAART Pilot Pete Lehmann. During a disaster the pressure is on shelters to clear space for incoming pets that were either displaced or surrendered by fleeing residents. What if you had lost everything and in the midst of the chaos you lost you […]

Why did the chicken cross the road? Cause we gave her a ride.

by Jonathan Plesset

33 chickens and 2 cats traveled across the beautiful state of Pennsylvania on a warm fall day to find sanctuary and love. The chickens were part of a humane investigation case where there were over 800 chicks relinquished to the Pennsylvania SPCA after being found in a vacant lot without proper water, feed or shelter. […]

29 Dog Rescue Mission

by Jonathan Plesset

3 days on the road, 29 dogs given a second chance, and over 1700 miles driven. For PAART Landpilots David Stash and Kent Knight, its just another normal week. We show you the pics from these missions to display the happiness we see as rescuers in these animals faces. The faces of our Landpilots, well […]

15 Dog Air Rescue Mission

by Jonathan Plesset

The PAART Air and Land Team united for a unique mission to give a second chance to 15 special animals. PAART Pilots Jonathan Plesset and Pete Lehmann flew the Airvan down to Morehead, KY where Wags to Riches and the Wolfe County Animal Shelter were waiting. Some of these animals were trained by Kentucky inmates […]

PAART In The News

by Jonathan Plesset

Watch coverage of our first rescue mission in the new PAART Airplane on KDKA and see where some of these animals went and how you can help give them new homes!

16 Dogs For Don

by Jonathan Plesset

16 dogs were loaded onto the PAART Landplane early this morning – some by shopping cart, which is adorable. Our rescue partners for this mission are the Humane Society of Catawba County and Clayton County Animal Control. These lucky dogs are headed to Gettysburg PA and Irwin PA! First stop will be Adams County SPCA, […]