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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Aug 08, 2014
Report Date: October 2014
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 7 years
Flight Number: UA882
Originating Airport: NRT (Narita International Airport (Tokyo Narita))
Destination Airport: ORD (Chicago O'Hare Intl)
Reporting Airport: ORD (Chicago O'Hare Intl)


INCIDENT #3: CARRIER: United Airlines Flight UA882 DATE: August 8, 2014 ROUTING: Narita, Japan (NRT) to Chicago, IL (ORD) UA AWB: Journey 1564055 Approximate Time: 1418HRS CST (ORD) DOG: 7YRS Breed: Toy Poodle Name: Pepper

Owner/Guardian REDACTED NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Description of the Incident: INJURY Description of the Cause of the Incident: Pet had been traveling with its owner as excess baggage from Okinawa, Japan aboard another carrier. In Narita the pet and owner transferred to a United Airlines flight. Upon arrival at ORD, it was discovered that the dog had caused injury to itself within the crate. The veterinarian confirmed injury to its nails. Description of any corrective action taken: None Required: Injury was self-inflicted. The pet was treated for its injuries and released to the customer

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October 2014 Airline Pet Travel Report

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