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American Airlines Says No To Insects, Goats & Hedgehogs

American Airlines Says No To Insects, Goats & Hedgehogs

They must be leashed or have a harness and may not growl, bite, or jump.

Furthermore, the airline said it would no longer allow non-household birds such as farm poultry, waterfowl or game birds (no birds of prey?), as well as animals with tusks, horns or hooves on flights - although apparently miniature horses that have been properly trained as service animals will still be tolerated. But the problem isn't just the increased numbers - some travelers are trying to pass off pets as support animals, likely to avoid airline fees.

"We support the rights of customers, from veterans to people with disabilities, with legitimate needs for a trained service or support animal", American Airlines said in a press release.

American Airlines is setting some new ground rules on emotional support animals, barring companions like spiders, hedgehogs, goats and snakes from taking flight.

About American Airlines Group American Airlines and American Eagle offer an average of almost 6,700 flights per day to almost 350 destinations in more than 50 countries.

But American is also limiting what types of support animals can be brought on the plane.

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The airline worked with several disabilities groups, including the American Association of People with Disabilities, Paralyzed Veterans of America, American Council for the Blind and My Blind Spot, to develop the new rules.

American Airlines will now require a 48-hour, advance notice and pre-clearance for emotional support animals.

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Earlier this month United Airlines announced it would begin working with American Humane and introduced its own set of new animal guidelines, banning more than 50 breeds of dogs, and four cat breeds, and requiring animals to be able to fit into an approved container, which the airline now sells. None of the restrictions affect American's service animal policy, which specifically applies to animals that are trained to assist people with disabilities. He also discusses how we support our customers who have disabilities and what we've done to ensure we make decisions that maximize both inclusiveness and safety. The airlines said aggressive animals prompted them to rethink their policies.

The airline said in a statement that it would ban a number of support animals, effective July 1.


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