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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Aug 14, 2017
Report Date: October 2017
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 3 years 6 months
Flight Number: UA1928
Originating Airport: BOS (General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl)
Destination Airport: EWR (Newark Liberty Intl)
Reporting Airport: EWR (Newark Liberty Intl)


Report:

Carrier: United Airlines Flight Number: 1928 Date & Time of Incident: 08/14/2017 Type of Incident: Injury Description of Animal: Breed: Belgian Malinois Animal Name: Rock Description of Incident: 3.5 year old Belgian Malinois shipped from Boston, MA (BOS) to Newark, NJ (EWR) arrived with injuries. Cause of Incident: Dog injured self while escaping from plastic shipping container during flight. Vet report "revealed Rock to be laterally recumbent…" with bruising on his abdomen area. Corrective Action Taken: No corrective action required. Injury was self-inflicted.

PetFlight Report:
October 2017 Airline Pet Travel Report

Link to original report:
https://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/resources/individuals/aviation-consumer-protection/306526/united-redacted-august-2017-revised.pdf

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