American Airlines Pet Policy Review for Reservations

Are you thinking to travel with your pets in American Airlines? If yes then you must know about the American Airlines Pet Policy. On this page, we are going to share some of the vital stuff that you must know before fly with your pets in the American Airlines. Only small pets are allowed in the pet policy of American such as Dogs, Cats and Household Birds. Your Pet must be 8 Weeks Old to travel in the American Flights.

Cities Where Checked Pets Are Not Allowed:

  • Phoenix (PHX)
  • Tucson (TUS)
  • Las Vegas (LAS)
  • Palm Springs (PSP)

Breeds Which Are Not Allowed in American Pet Reservations Policy:

Affenpinscher American Staffordshire Terrier
Boston Terrier Boxer (all breeds)
Brussels Griffon Bulldog (all breeds)
Cane Corso Chow Chow
Dogue De Bordeaux English Toy Spaniel
Japanese Chin Lhasa Apso
Mastiff (all breeds) Pekingese
Pit Bull Presa Canario
Pug (all breeds) Shar Pei
Shih Tzu Staffordshire Bull Terrier
Tibetan Spaniel
Persian Burmese
Himalayan Exotic Shorthair

Destinations of Pet Travel in American:

  • Within the 48 contiguous United States
  • The U.S. and Canada
  • Alaska
  • Central America**
  • Mexico
  • Puerto Rico
  • St. Croix
  • St. Thomas

Carry-On Pets Restrictions:

  • Passengers can carry 1 Kennel as the Carry-On Bag
  • You have to pay fee on the Carry-On of Pet Reservations
  • Your Pet kennel must be fit under the seat in front of you.
  • Soft and Hard Sides Kennels must have two open sides for Ventilation
  • Only 7 Kennels Are Allowed in the American Flights
  • In American Eagle Flights, only 5 Kennels are allowed.
  • Combined Weight of Pet and Kennel both no exceed than 20 KG.
  • You must do American Airlines Reservations before 7 Days of Departure

Call +1-800-413-4823