emotional support animals
Peaches the goat has become an emotional support animal for Bunter the cow, who developed depression after his friend, another cow, died last year.
If all goes well, the ban will pave the way for more understanding about service animals in general.
Here's who qualifies for a service dog, how to apply for one, and what tasks they can be trained to do.
Dexter, who shot to fame in January after being turned away as an emotional support animal from a United flight, reportedly passed away Sunday in his owners arms.
The airline has joined other carriers in cracking down on exotic animals on flights.
But hedgehogs, ferrets, snakes, and spiders are a no-go.
The airlines now require travelers to provide letters from their vet and doctor.
United Airlines rejected Dexter, a Bushwick-based emotional support animal, from flying the friendly skies.
It didn't work out so well.
A customer called the cops when he noticed that the furry thing in the stroller wearing a diaper was a kangaroo.