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Airline: Delta
Incident Date: Feb 02, 2016
Report Date: April 2016
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 5771
Originating Airport: SAN (San Diego Intl)
Destination Airport:
Reporting Airport:


Carrier: Delta Air Lines Flight Number: 5771 Date & Time of Incident: 02/02/2016 Type of Incident: Injury Description of Animal: Breed: Cocker Spaniel Description of Incident: A dog was accepted at 1056 AM local time in apparent good health in San Diego, CA (SAN). While in transit to the aircraft the dog attempted to chew at the kennel resulting in injury to the mouth/jaw. Local agents in San Diego, CA transported the dog to Veterinary services for medical treatment. Cause of Incident: The dog's attempt to chew through the kennel resulted in a self-inflicted injury to the teeth/jaw requiring medical treatment. Corrective Action Taken: Self-inflicted injury. No action taken.

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