Nowadays, awareness about the welfare and care of pets is becoming more and more common, so it is also common to see these cute companions on vacation and enjoying air travel like any other passenger. But it is also known that not all people like pets, as was the case with one of the passengers Airplane who demanded this Refund of your travel ticket because of a flatulent dog.
Just like humans, animals have digestive processes and basic needs that their owners must take care of, for example by collecting feces from the street, but there are also other things that cannot be controlled, such as stomach gases. Thus the case of a Companion dog What travel by plane but it caused discomfort to passengers due to its gases and smell.
Puppy Gasoline Leads to Airline Passengers Demanding a Refund
It was the media “Stuff” that reported the case of a couple who traveled by plane Singapore Airlines from Paris to Singapore However, they said they experienced some discomfort during much of the flight because a small dog with whom they shared the row of seats was suffering from stomach gases that had a strong, unbearable smell.
According to the report, the passengers were unable to live with them Dog Who was next to him, in the premium section of the flight, because the innocent animal “farted, drooled and snorted” throughout the journey and even wet the man’s pants with his saliva. Due to this situation, travelers requested a change of location on the only seats available, which were in the economic zone.
When the couple arrived at their destination, they demanded a refund from the said airline, saying it had caused them inconvenience during the 13-hour flight. At first the company only offered them a $200 bonus which is equivalent to almost 3,400 pesos, but then “as a gesture of goodwill” they received an email with a second offer transferring them the difference in price for the part of the first class that he had bought them, at the cheap, where they finally sat down.
Guidelines for bringing pets into the aircraft cabin
Currently a large part of the Airlines Allow that Pets They travel with their owners in the aircraft cabin as long as they follow certain guidelines, such as having full vaccination records, wearing a leash and other situations. However, on April 1, Singapore Airlines announced that emotional support dogs will no longer be allowed in the cabin unless owners provide the necessary documentation, which includes an application that must be filled out in advance.
In this way, it is possible for the airline to inform the rest of the passengers that they may be sitting next to a dog, so that they can decide whether to continue with the same tickets or get new tickets, as they want to guarantee comfort for all users.