Dexter the emotional support peacock barred from flying

Emotional Support Pet Denied Entry Into Plane

Emotional Support Pet Denied Entry Into Plane

It wasn't so long ago that a writer for the New Yorker performed a stunt with several animals as a way of demonstrating the ridiculous extremes we've come to when it comes to accommodating support animals.

The Department of Transportation noted that complaints related to service animals on flights nearly quadrupled between 2012 and 2016, according to the Washington Post. United confirming they wouldn't allow the peacock on board. But from where we stand, it's now on the airlines to take a firm stance on the limits of support animals - and to ensure that the internet never has to ponder the pros and cons of fancy friends again. A note from a doctor is required.

But if you thought this was the strangest animal someone has tried to bring on board an aeroplane, you might be wrong.

United Airlines denied a woman's efforts to bring a peacock onto a flight departing from Newark Liberty International Airport, according to the travel blog Live and Let's Fly.

The timing was a coincidence, Hobart said.

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Andrea Hiller, a spokeswoman for Chicago-based United, said they stopped the animal from boarding because it did not meet the airline's size and weight standards, among other reasons.

The artist, whose real name is not known, told Bedford and Bowery that the feathery giant "really changed my life in a positive way". Delta recently banning exotic emotional support animals. United Airlines allegedly refused to let the woman board the aircraft with her peacock.

Service animals are not subject to the new regulations.

Delta said it carries almost 250,000 service or support animals each year and saw an 84 percent increase in reported animal incidents since 2016, along with an increase in employee reports of service and support animals behaving aggressively. "If airlines followed the ADA guidelines for what is legal for a service animal than we would not be in this terrible situation of traveling with fake service animals of all types", Turner wrote in an email.

According to United, customers whose documentation has already been approved will not be subject to the new policy.

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