A dog who was supposed to board a Delta flight bound for Memphis, Tenn. had a change of heart yesterday.
According to the New York Daily News, the dog, a Rhodesian Ridgeback named Byrdie, escaped yesterday as she was being loaded at LaGuardia Airport.
The puppy’s escape brought the busy runway to a screeching halt. Planes in the air were forced into a holding pattern, and flights were not able to take-off.
Thankfully, airport personnel were able to locate the puppy’s owner who came to the runway and lured her pup back to safety.
The entire ordeal lasted just ten tense minutes.
Read more here.
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