TEXAS petmate partner with Pilots N Paws for ‘Big Flyaway’ rescue aircraft

September 26, 2014


ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept. 24, 2014–(PR Newswire)– Petmate Partners With
Pilots N Paws For “Big Flyway” Rescue Airlift Volunteer pilots to transport
more than 300 dogs to their forever homes on Sept. 27

ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —

With just days or hours to live, more than 300 dogs languishing in South
Carolina kill shelters will be rescued and airlifted during Pilots N
Paws’ “Big Flyway” on Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Greenville Downtown
Airport in Greenville, South Carolina. Petmate will help ensure all
transported pets are safe and comfortable on their life-saving trip by
providing travel carriers, harnesses, collars and leads.

Multiple rescue organizations, along with Pilots N Paws supporter
actress Pam Grier (a Golden Globe nominee for her title role in Quentin
Tarantino’s “Jackie Brown”) and Prince Lorenzo Borghese, founder of
Animal Aid USA, are taking part in one of the year’s largest single-day
air and land animal rescues in the Southeast. Starting at 7 a.m., the
dogs will be loaded carefully aboard planes, and more than 70 volunteer
pilots will fly them to rescue organizations in New Jersey, Virginia and
Florida, with the ultimate goal of finding each dog a forever home…..