Local pilot and flight instructor Charles Caravan and Brian LaBelle, an East Hampton Police Officer and pilot in the process of being recertified, flew to Camden, South Carolina to meet Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons’ (ARF) rescue partner to pick up 15 puppies, who arrived at the East Hampton Airport on Friday evening. After being medically cleared by ARF veterinarians, they will be put up for adoption. LaBelle not only offered his plane for the rescue transport, but he also offered to cover all expenses.
The puppies were transported to East Hampton Airport
Brian LaBelle, Charles Canavan and an ARFan staff member
After medically cleared by ARF veterinarians, the puppies will be available for adoption
The rescued puppies
Brian LaBelle (left), an East Hampton Police Officer and pilot in the process of being recertified, flew the plane, with Charles Canavan (center), a local pilot and flight instructor, as co-pilot