Karen Morris of Fort Myers has claimed that the Residents Association of her mobile home village and Lee County have violated the Fair Housing Act by demanding she rehome her four chickens or face eviction. Lee County says that she's violating zoning codes by keeping them.
A play on "emotional support dogs," Horizon Foundation coined the phrase, in part, to be funny. It's also supposed to reduce the sense of hesitation some feel when their loved ones struggle with depression or anxiety.
"What American Airlines is doing is discrimination," said attorney Reginald McKamie, Sr., who is representing Texas man Dana Holcomb in a case against the travel operator.
The search is underway for the family's beloved dog Logan.
"The safety and security of Delta people and our customers is always our top priority. We will always review and enhance our policies and procedures to ensure that Delta remains a leader in safety."
This latest incident came as airlines across the U.S. were cracking down on emotional support companions.
Dexter didn't make it on the plane, and neither will fake service animals.
This incident inspires a flurry of questions, and the answers are complicated.
Ryan Boylan saved the squirrel last year and named her Brutis.