American Airlines Just Announced A New Travel Ban On Untrained Animals – Here’s What To Know

If you’re a frequent flyer, you often see service and emotional support animals as you’re making your way through the airport or on your flight. What you may not know is that according to American Airlines, the company saw a 40% rise in passengers transporting service and support animals on their planes between 2016 and 2017. The Department of Transportation doesn’t have any uniform standards for emotional support animals, but American Airlines is cracking down on the issue.

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