Wednesday, December 16, 2015

6 legs to go! re: GA to TX: TRANS: SAT/SUN - 12/19-12/20/15 - GOOD HOPE GA to PLANO TX - Choc Lab Puppy "Goose" - HOME FOR CHRISTMAS!!!

On Wed, Dec 16, 2015 at 7:34 AM, Kathy Smola <> wrote:
C'mon folks - who wouldn't want some chocolate kisses this weekend?!?!?!  PLEASE SHARE, SHARE, SHARE!!!!
The most up to date version of this transport can be viewed here:
***Passenger info at bottom of run sheet

All legs are F-L-E-X-I-B-L-E !!!! If you can only do a PARTIAL leg – please offer and I will see if I can accommodate!
Please email me directly DO NOT respond to the Yahoo groups list or I will not see your offer to help! I respond to all offers - if you do not hear back from me at a max of 24 hours - please send again or call.
If you would like to volunteer only as BACKUP if that leg does not fill please indicate clearly on the email that you are volunteering only for BACKUP. We also appreciate an offer for BACKUP if a leg is filled should an emergency occur.
Please return with the following information to:
Kathy Smola @ @ Fastmail . FM not .COM) or 216-906-7273 After 5:00 only!!
Home City/State:
Home Phone:
Cell Phone:
Vehicle Description:
License Plate:
Emergency Contact: (Name and phone number)
Description: (Height and hair)
References: i.e., Vet, rescue, adoption, personal, previous transport (if previous transport, provide coordinator's name)
Preferred meeting places beginning of leg & end of leg:
Transport Coordinator:
Kathy Smola
Sat Dec 19:
Leg 1 – Good Hope, GA to Atlanta, GA (EDT)
57 miles – 1h 0 min
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Filled by sending rescue!

Leg 2 – Atlanta, GA to Heflin, AL (change EDT to CDT this leg)
75 miles – 1h 10 min
9:10 am – 10:20 am (EDT)
8:10 am – 9:20 am (CDT)

Leg 3 – Heflin, AL to Birmingham, AL
75 miles – 1h 10 min
9:30 am – 10:40 am (CDT)

Leg 4 – Birmingham, AL to Tuscaloosa, AL
59 miles – 1h 0 min
10:50 am – 11:50 am (CDT)

Leg 5 – Tuscaloosa, AL to Meridian, MS
94 miles – 1h 25 min
12:00 pm – 1:25 pm1 (CDT)

Leg 6 – Meridian, MS to Jackson, MS
93 miles – 1h 25 min
1:25 pm – 2:50 pm (CDT)

Leg 7 – Jackson, MS to Tallulah, LA
66 miles – 1h 5 min
3:00 pm – 4:05 pm (CDT)

Leg 8 – Tallulah, LA to Ruston, LA
88 miles – 1h 20 min
4:15 pm – 5:35 pm (CDT)

Leg 9 – Ruston, LA to Shreveport, LA
69 miles – 1h 5 min
5:45 pm – 6:50 pm (CDT)

Leg 10 – Shreveport, LA to Longview, TX
65 miles – 1h 0 min
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm (CDT)

(Sunday times may be adjusted based on overnight offer)

Sunday Dec 20:
Leg 11 – Longview, TX to Canton, TX
70 miles – 1h 0 min
8:00 am – 9:00 am (CDT)

Leg 12 – Canton, TX to Plano, TX
68 miles – 1h 15 min
9:10 am – 10:25 am (CDT)
Filled by adopter!


SOS Labs
c/o Sabrina Sweeney
Good Hope, GA

Receiving Adopter: (Fully screened including home visit)
Info to be given to drivers on final run sheet

Passenger Name:  Goose
Breed: Chocolate Lab
Age:  15 weeks
Gender: Male
Size/Weight:  22 lbs
Neutered: Will be neutered at 6 months old per adoption contract – all contracts are followed up!
General temperament:  all puppy and sweet
Any Special Needs: none
Items Provided: Vet records, Health Certificate, leash & collar with ID & phone number attached (MUST HAVE HEALTH CERTIFICATE TO CROSS STATE LINES – THIS IS NON-NEGOTIABLE)
Crate: Optional – not provided
Reason for transport:  rescue to approved adopter
Vaccines: UTD (must be UTD)

12/15 POST

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From: Kathy Smola <>
Date: Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 9:26 AM
Subject: TRANS: SAT/SUN - 12/19-12/20/15 - GOOD HOPE GA to PLANO TX - Choc Lab Puppy "Goose" - HOME FOR CHRISTMAS!!!
To: Kathy Smola <>

C'mon folks - a whole lot of help is needed to get this little chocolate bundle of love to his new Mama for Christmas!  PLEASE SHARE, SHARE, SHARE!!!!
The most up to date version of this transport can be viewed here:

In it for the furkids,
Kathy Smola
OTRA Co-Mod for Ohio
OTRA Verified Transport Coordinator
Transport Coordinator for White Paws German Shepherd Rescue
Helping Dogs with People Problems!

Proud "Failed Foster" to Joe Black and the GA boy "JayZ Crazy"!
Proud Straight-up ADOPTER to Gorgeous Gordie - filling the Setter hole in my heart!

Mama's Angels Waiting at the Bridge:
♥ Beloved Pepper Kitty ~ 1991 - 2007 ♥
♥ Henry J. Weezer 5/29/12 ♥
♥ Tubbly Caleb ~ taken way too soon ~ 7/11/12 ♥
♥ KY Jake aka "Jacoby" ~ just 5 short months with us ~ 6/29/13 – 12/3/13 ♥
♥ Miss Madeline - oh tiny little one - you almost made it to your 18th birthday ~ 7/28/14 ♥
♥ Big Jimmy ~ "the dog nobody wanted" ~ you gave us six years of smiles with your Simple Simon personality! ♥

Do rescue right or don't do it at all - too many innocent lives die as it is - your ego and drama have no business here! ~ K.Smola