Articles tagged “emotional support animals”

U.S. Department of Transportation to Enforce Federal Guidelines for Animals on Planes

U.S. Department of Transportation to Enforce Federal Guidelines for Animals on Planes

David Koenig, Associated Press

Animals on planes have been a flashpoint for airlines — and animal owners. New federal guidelines will be a welcome way to bring some standardization to what can seem like arbitrary rules and differing airline policies.

1 month ago

Southwest Airlines Sets Limits on Emotional Support Animals After Recent Onboard Biting

Southwest Airlines Sets Limits on Emotional Support Animals After Recent Onboard Biting

Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg

It's a shame for people who truly need support animals, but too many travelers have been abusing the system for years. It's nice to see Southwest doing something about it.

1 year ago