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Airline: Delta
Incident Date: Apr 10, 2015
Report Date: June 2015
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 2 months
Flight Number: DL 5198
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport: ATL (Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta Intl)
Reporting Airport: ATL (Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta Intl)


Carrier: ExpressJet Airlines Flight Number: 5198 Date and Time of Incident: April 10, 2015 approximately 1530 EDT Type of incident: Injury Description of Animal: Canine Breed: Basset Hound Age: Approximately 9 weeks Description of the Incident: DL AWB 006-7651-1164. Upon arrival no injuries were noted during ramp side off loading or delivery to the pier by the local ground handler. Prior to acceptance the consignee noted that the dog had developed a cut around the nose area which was believed to be self-inflicted. Veterinary services were provided and the dog was treated and released. Cause of the Incident: Unknown. Corrective Action Taken: N/A. No handling issues noted.

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