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American Airlines Has New Rules, Bans Some Emotional Support Animals

american airlinesIn recent years we’ve heard a lot about bizarre emotional support animals.

Recently a passenger claimed that Spirit told her to flush an emotional support hamster down the toilet. There was big news when United banned an emotional support peacock from flying. There’s also the story about Daniel, an emotional support duck!

As you can see from the examples listed above, people are trying to bring just about any kind of animal onboard in the name of emotional support.

I was happy to see that American Airlines is now cracking down. Continue reading American Airlines Has New Rules, Bans Some Emotional Support Animals

Spirit Airlines Told Passenger To Flush Emotional Support Hamster Down Toilet

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The airlines have been pushing back by making it tougher to fly with emotional support animals and I can’t say that I disagree with them.

Years back I rarely recall ever seeming emotional support animals in the airport. These days, it seems like I see animals in the airport all the time. Continue reading Spirit Airlines Told Passenger To Flush Emotional Support Hamster Down Toilet

Emotional Support What??? on a Plane

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Over the summer a bizarre emotional support animal got loose during a flight.

Back in 2014 an emotional support pig was kicked off of a flight. And while not flight or travel-related, a service kangaroo was kicked out of McDonald’s in 2015!

A couple of days back, I received a text with a very interesting story from my older brother. Continue reading Emotional Support What??? on a Plane

Bizarre Emotional Support Animal Loose on Flight

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These days just about anything goes when it comes to emotional support animals.

In Australia, a service kangaroo was kicked out of McDonald’s and a service pig was kicked off of a US Airways flight a couple of years back.

Recently, someone brought a monkey helper on a Frontier Airlines flight which caused some trouble, so to speak… Continue reading Bizarre Emotional Support Animal Loose on Flight