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Airline: American Airlines
Incident Date: Nov 26, 2019
Report Date: January 2020
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 70
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport: DFW (Dallas/Fort Worth International)
Reporting Airport: DFW (Dallas/Fort Worth International)


Report:

Carrier: American Airlines

Flight Number: 70

Date & Time of Incident: 11/26/2019 12:00 AM

Type of Incident: Injury

Description of Animal: Breed: Pomeranian

Animal Name: Smokey

Description of Incident: During transit in DFW, the Cargo team noticed that Smokey had a hard time breathing and was taken to Animal Hospital. Animal Hospital advised Smokey should not continue to travel to FRA. Travel on American stopped and the owner arranged for someone to pick up Smokey from DFW Cargo.

Cause of Incident: UNKNOWN

Corrective Action Taken:

PetFlight Report:
January 2020 Airline Pet Travel Report

Link to original report:
https://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/resources/individuals/aviation-consumer-protection/362931/american-redacted-animal-incident-report-november-2019.pdf

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