December 2015 Airline Pet Travel Report

The December, 2015 Airline Pet Travel Report contains pet incidents for the month of October, 2015.

A cat was able to escape its kennel while being loaded on a flight in Detroit, MI. The report indicated that the kennel doors were secured with zip-ties. At the time of the report, the cat had not been located.

Hawaiian Airlines
A female Bulldog arrived deceased on a flight from Los Angeles, CA to Honolulu, HI. No additional information on the incident was provided.

United Airlines
An eight year-old Labrador Retriever named Ginger injured her mouth trying to escape her kennel before she was loaded on the plane. The trip was cancelled.

Pet Travel Incidents by Airline during October, 2015.
Airline Losses Injuries Deaths
Delta 1 0 0
Hawaiian Air 0 0 1
United Airlines 0 1 0
Total 1 1 1

See all incidents included in the December, 2015 report.

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Source: December 2015 Air Travel Consumer Report.