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Airline: SkyWest
Incident Date: Jun 30, 2014
Report Date: August 2014
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 3 years
Flight Number: 6379
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport:
Reporting Airport: ATL (Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta Intl)


Incident Involving Animal During Air Transport Date: 6/30/14 SkyWest Flight No.: 6379 Time of Incident: 1648 (ATL) Reporting Manager/Supervisor: XXXXXX, United ATL General Manager CHECK APPLICABLE ITEMS PetSafe (United Express only) Checked Baggage Cabin Pet Damage Loss Injury __X__ Complete the following information to the best of your ability. Use additional paper if needed and attach to this form. Description of animal (include name if available) 3 year old female Golden Retriever, name unknown

Identification and contact information of pet’s owner(s) and/or guardian(s): XXXXX Narrative description of the incident, name of witnesses and/or SkyWest employees involved: In ATL United ramp agent notified cargo the dog was bleeding when taken off aircraft. It seemed that the door of the crate was bent – possibly dropped or fell out of bin or possibly something fell on top of kennel. ATL agent did not know what caused the bent kennel. Agent advised the dog seemed fine, blood on mouth dried and animal is good spirits. There was a hole in kennel large enough for the dog to stick his nose through. Consignee advised by UAX PetSafe of minor injury. Vet care not needed.

Narrative description of the cause of the incident (if unknown, indicate as such): Self-inflicted injury and damage caused by dog chewing on kennel door. Narrative description of any corrective action taken in response to the incident (if no action was taken, describe reason why): None required. Injury was self-inflicted. Station Manager/Supervisor Name Signature XXXXXX 7/14/14

PetFlight Report:
August 2014 Airline Pet Travel Report
Original Report

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