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German Shepherd really enjoys plane ride

German Shepherd really enjoys plane ride

You never know who you will be sitting next to when flying, but this passenger was totally unexpected.

Travellers on a recent flight in America were given a lovely surprise in the form of a massive German Shepherd, who was treated to its very own economy seat.

German Shepard In Text

A passenger who was sitting behind the very comfortable looking dog, took a photo and shared it to Imgur, writing, "There's a full size German shepherd sitting on front of me on the airplane."

The image captured the imagination of social media after it was shared on Reddit, with many questioning why the dog was allowed its own seat in the first row of economy.

Some airlines have banned pets from travelling in the cabin, but there are exceptions.

People who are travelling with service dogs - including police officers and military members and those with disabilities.

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