Peter Rork is an East Coast refugee who always believed he was switched at birth with a kid from New Jersey. After working his way through medical school as a pilot, he practiced orthopedic surgery for more than thirty years, and has returned to the skies as chief pilot of the nonprofit he co-founded, Dog Is My Copilot. Qualified to fly single and multi-engine aircraft as well as seaplanes, Peter also is a certified flight instructor. He says the view from his new office beats any other.
Flying Dogs to Safety By Peter Rork Photos by Rene Kaiser Riley The call came from Dee Dee Bowring, Shelter Manager for Idaho Humane Society (IHS) in Boise. Humane Society International (HSI) was on the ground in Korea, where a … Continue reading →