Airline: Alaska Airlines
Incident Date: Apr 28, 2013
Report Date: June 2013
Incident Type: Injury
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 727
Originating Airport: SLC (Salt Lake City Intl)
Destination Airport: SEA (Seattle-Tacoma Intl)
Reporting Airport: SEA (Seattle-Tacoma Intl)
Incident 2 Carrier: Alaska Airlines Flight: 727 (Salt Lake City, UT to Seattle, WA) Date of incident: April 28, 2013 Time of incident: Approximately 10:10 A.M. PT
Description of animal (including name): A Pit Bull, unknown age, sex, or name.
Narrative description of incident: Upon landing in Seattle, ramp agents found that a Pit bull dog had chewed through its kennel, sometime during the flight. Upon being released to walk, the pit bull appeared to be limping and had cuts to its mouth, from attempting to chew out of the kennel.
Narrative description of the cause of the incident: A dog arrived in Seattle with cuts to its mouth and appeared to have a slight limp, from attempting to chew through and escape its kennel.
Narrative description of any corrective action taken in response to the incident: No action required. No photographs available