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Beginning June 1, we will require a signed breed verification form at check-in for every pet that flies on American. Download the breed verification form under our required resources below.


From May 1 through Sept. 30, we’re embargoing all warm-blooded pet shipments from, to or through some of the hottest cities in the U.S.

• Las Vegas, Nevada (LAS)
• Phoenix, Arizona (PHX)
• Palm Springs, California (PSP)
• Tucson, Arizona (TUS)

See how we protect pets in summer »

Traveling with a pet?

Contact American Airlines passenger reservations at 1-800-433-7300 for instructions and information.

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