More than a dozen Chihuahuas are being flown in style from San Francisco to New York in a bid to reduce chihuahua overpopulation in California, and make up a chihuahua shortfall on the east coast.
The 15 animals were given the red carpet treatment before they flown in the main cabins of twoVirgin America flights that left from San Francisco International Airport on Wednesday morning.
TV cameras and photographers captured their walk down the red carpet as they boarded their planes at San Francisco International Airport. ...Chihuahuas are in abundance at California animal shelters as the state suffers from a severe chihuahua overpopulation problem - but they're wanted other states like New York, where there are insufficient chihuahuas to meet demand. ...