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Organization takes flight with animal rescues

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

(Photo)
Laura Holloway, pictured left, and Julie Adams of the SEMO Animal Rescue Alliance in Lilbourn help Don Rieser of Antioch, Ill., load puppies bound for new homes in Wisconsin aboard Rieser's Cessna 205 at the Sikeston Memorial Airport Monday morning.
(Photo by Scott Welton, Staff)
Web site used to help arrange air transport for animals

scottw@standard-democrat.com

SIKESTON -- A local animal rescue organization has found a way to put homeless animals in the hands of those who want them -- even if those hands are hundreds of miles away.

Pilots N Paws is a Web site that provides a forum used by animal rescues and animal-loving pilots to arrange and coordinate air transportation for animals.

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