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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: May 16, 2019
Report Date: July 2019
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Cat
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 4 years
Flight Number: 1574
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport: ORD (Chicago O'Hare Intl)
Reporting Airport: ORD (Chicago O'Hare Intl)


Report:

Carrier: United Airlines

Flight Number: 1574

Date & Time of Incident: 05/16/2019 12:00 AM

Type of Incident: Injury

Description of Animal: Breed: Oriental

Animal Name: Oliver

Description of Incident: 4 year old, Oliver the cat arrived with self-inflicted injuries in Chicago, IL.

Cause of Incident: He had clawed the crate during flight resulting in avulsed and cracked nails. He was taken to the vet for an exam, and cleared to continue travel.

Corrective Action Taken: Self inflicted, no corrective action required.

PetFlight Report:
July 2019 Airline Pet Travel Report

Link to original report:
https://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/resources/individuals/aviation-consumer-protection/344391/united-airlines-redacted-animal-incident-report-may-2019.pdf

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