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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Apr 11, 2016
Report Date: June 2016
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: Yes Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 780
Originating Airport: RDU (Raleigh-Durham Intl)
Destination Airport: MDW (Chicago Midway Intl)
Reporting Airport: RDU (Raleigh-Durham Intl)


Carrier: United Airlines Flight Number: 780 Date & Time of Incident: 04/11/2016 Type of Incident: Injury Description of Animal: Breed: Boxer Description of Incident: Self inflicted injury Cause of Incident: Joni" was in the conveyance en-route to aircraft for loading. Upon arrival plane-side and prior to loading, it was noted that the dog was bleeding from it's mouth. Bite marks were also noted on the container. "Joni" was treated by a local vet for irritation to the gums and teeth, and was cleared to continue travel aboard a nonstop flight. Corrective Action Taken: No corrective action required. Injury was self-inflicted.

PetFlight Report:
June 2016 Airline Pet Travel Report
Original Report

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