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Airline Requirements for Service Dog & Emotional Support Animals

Traveling with a Service Dog or Emotional Support Animal

Service Dogs and Emotional Support Animals are welcome on all U.S. carrier flights. There are no additional charges for service animals traveling in the cabin. To travel with an emotional support or psychiatric service animal, you’ll need to contact Reservations at least 48 hours before your flight and submit the required documentation, we recommend two weeks or when purchasing ticket. Click Here to See Example of Letter to be Signed Off On

Cabin rules

  • Animal must fit on your lap, at your feet or under your seat
  • Animals must be clean, well behaved and under your control at all times

Seating options

  • For security reasons, service animals can’t block any aisle
  • You can’t sit in an exit row when traveling with service animals
  • We find it best to purchase flights that are not booked to heavily for best accomadations for your service animal

Requirements

To show that an animal is a service animal, you must provide  the following:

  • Animal ID card
  • Harness or tags
  • Credible verbal assurance

Emotional support or psychiatric service animals

To travel with an emotional support or psychiatric service animal in the cabin you must provide supporting documentation dated within 1 year of your scheduled flight. It must be from a licensed mental health professional or a medical doctor and state:

  • That you have a mental or emotional disability recognized in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Fourth Edition (DSM IV)
  • That you need the emotional support or psychiatric service animal as an accommodation for air travel and/or for activity at your destination
  • That the individual providing the assessment is a licensed mental health professional or medical doctor, and you are under his or her professional care
  • The date and type of the mental health professional or medical doctor’s license and the state or other jurisdiction where it was issued

If we’re unable to validate your documentation or if you didn’t notify us at least 48 hours before your flight, the animal may need to be checked and travel in a kennel. Click here for Quarantine information flying to Hawaii.

Many Airlines Have Added Additional Forms in 2019;

In March of 2019 many airlines have added new forms that need to be signed off on by your Doctor or Therapist, in addition to a health certificate from your veterinarian. We have all these documents on file and can assist your travel needs with these carriers. You can purchase emotional support animal letters at this link- ESA Letter Purchase

FREE REGISTRATION FORM

After Submission The Button Will Say Wait (Can take 1-2 Mins For Approval) Once Redirected Check Email For ID#

Handler info:

Handler address:

Account information:

Dog information:

Dog image:

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