French Bulldog puppy dies on international KLM flight

The 9-month-old puppy was forced to fly in the cargo hold from Amsterdam to Boston without water.
1:35 | 09/03/19

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Transcript for French Bulldog puppy dies on international KLM flight
And that crops he performed on the animal here Angel medical showed he died of speedster out. I less excited. Emotionally he need an injury issue the it is as Roger meant the world to her six year old son. He's asking all the time about him she says the nine month old French Bulldog was returned from Europe to Boston with her husband over the summer. According to her attorney KLM would not allow her husband to fly with the dog in the cabin. So the family contacted an agency that arranged for transport but when they went to pick up the dog at Logan in late July. They were informed of Roger was dead aft hour. Down my current scene we find out the dog let's let me not want to. Our. A ten hours these areas are supposed to be climate control and series are supposed to be pressurized. They're supposed to be given water. Water basic. Necessity KLM's own website specifically states it will not transport French bulldogs in the cabin in the hold. Or as cargo because the breed is known to have trouble breathing during the flights due to high temperatures and stressed family. Has a right to know. What happened here the USDA is now investigating but Andrea wants to prevent this from happening to anyone else king it's. Tragedy happens and Tennessee can. We did reach out to KLM as of tonight we haven't heard back in Jamaica Plain Julie launch check WCVB newsletter fox.

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