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Airline: Alaska Airlines
Incident Date: Nov 26, 2013
Report Date: January 2014
Incident Type: Injury
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: Yes Definition
Animal Age: 12 months
Flight Number: 642
Originating Airport: SEA (Seattle-Tacoma Intl)
Destination Airport: PHX (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl)
Reporting Airport: PHX (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl)


Incident 1 Carrier: Alaska Airlines Flight: 642 (Seattle, WA to Phoenix, AZ) Date of incident: Tuesday, November 26, 2013 Time of incident: 11:35 AM MT Description of animal (including name): A one-year-old female Pit bull named Bella. Narrative description of incident: A one-year-old female pit bull arriving Phoenix inside its kennel, fell off the belt loader to the ground. A Phoenix baggage agent advised the pet owner of the incident and together they checked the dog for any injuries. The dog a sustained a minor cut on her tail otherwise appeared fine. Narrative description of the cause of the incident: The kennel fell off the belt loader to the ground. Narrative description of any corrective action taken in response to the incident: A reminder to station Manager about proper pet handling was sent. No photographs available

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