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Q. Hello - Is it safe to take a 7 week old Boston terrier as an ESA with my on a 2 hour domestic flight?

Answered By
PAULA SIMONS

A. ESA dogs must be registered and have proof of registration. You may also require a doctor's note for ESA eligibility. I do not know if you can claim a young puppy as an ESA dog. You will need to look up the regulations for your area. The most important thing to do is to check the airline's requirements to allow your dog to fly. Most small dogs can be brought in the cabin via a carry-on bag but there are some vaccine requirements. Contact your airline company for more information.


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