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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Sep 11, 2017
Report Date: November 2017
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: UA1917
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport: AUS (Austin-Bergstrom Intl)
Reporting Airport: AUS (Austin-Bergstrom Intl)


Report:

Carrier: United Airlines Flight Number: 1917 Date & Time of Incident: 09/11/2017 Type of Incident: Injury Description of Animal: Breed: Shiba Inu Animal Name: Ume Description of Incident: 6.5 year old dog arrived with self-inflicted injuries in Austin, TX. Cause of Incident: Medical exam confirmed dog caused self-inflicted injury to nose and nail beds during flight. Corrective Action Taken: No corrective action taken.

PetFlight Report:
November 2017 Airline Pet Travel Report

Link to original report:
https://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/resources/individuals/aviation-consumer-protection/299951/unitedredactedseptember2017.pdf

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