July 10th, 2022. As the war in Ukraine rages on, a Bay Area drone operator and a group are working together to rescue dogs and… Read More »NBC Bay Area News – Bay Area Man, Group Rescue Ukrainian Pets With Drone
June 27th, 2022. It was pretty heart-wrenching. There was unbelievable devastation. It looks similar to hurricanes, tornados, fires all combined. I myself (Doug) along with Ryan Okrant, we were both out there rescuing… Read More »Ryan Okrant and ASSERT drone pilot Rescue Animals in Ukraine – Access Hollywood Exclusive
Doug Thron is using his infrared drone to find dogs and cats amidst the rubble in bombed-out Ukrainian towns. Read the entire People Magazine Article:… Read More »PEOPLE Magazine Exclusive: Drone Pilot Heads to Ukraine to Rescue Pets Trapped in War Zone.
Former HSU Student travels to Ukraine with Ryan Okrant of ASSERT to rescue lost pets in war-torn areas outside of Kyiv
June 10th, 2022. Humboldt State University alumnus Doug Thron has dedicated the past few years of his life to rescuing animals strayed in the wake… Read More »Former HSU Student travels to Ukraine with Ryan Okrant of ASSERT to rescue lost pets in war-torn areas outside of Kyiv
ASSERT Drone Animal Rescue has reached Ukraine; in collaboration with Paws of War, they are dedicated to reuniting Ukrainians with their beloved pets and provide… Read More »American Drone Animal Rescue Travels to Ukraine