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Pet Relief Areas At US Airports

To make your travel experience easier when you have a pet in tow, we’ve provided an easy way to find all the pet relief areas in airports throughout the U.S. Make sure to bookmark this page and keep it handy.

Pet Relief Areas at U.S. Airports
Abilene, TXABIFrom the upper level at the main entrance, there is a grassy area on the right.
Albuquerque, NMABQOn the lower level. Exit the terminal and turn left.
Alexandria, LAAEXLocated In front of the first entrance at the terminal, there is a grassy area around the flag poles.
Allentown, PAABEOn the lower level, the area is just outside of baggage claim to the left side of the building.
Amarillo, TXAMAOn the baggage claim level, look for signs – “Animal Relief Area.” You will find this at the north end of the Baggage Claim Drive.
Anchorage, AKANCFrom baggage claim, you will need to exit through the doorway for the hotel shuttle buses and follow the paw prints on the floor.
Adak, AKADKOutside of the terminal to the left. It’s against the barrier fence between Island Air and AS Air Cargo. Grass & gravel.
Aspen, COASEYou will need to exit through the arrival level doors then turn right to find the grassy area.
Atlanta, GAATLAt the gate, you will need to request a supervisor to escort you to the animal relief area. From the upper level, exit through door N-6 and turn right. The grassy area is just past the skycap check-in.
Austin, TXAUSLocated on the lower level, outside baggage claim. You will need to exit the terminal and make a right.
Baltimore, MDBWIFrom Terminal E on the lower level, you will find the grassy area near the light rail station.
Beaumont/Port Arthur, TXBPTExit the terminal. The grassy area is across from the main entrance.
Birmingham, ALBHMLower level. Exit near the Southwest baggage claim then find the grassy area directly ahead.
Boston, MABOSFrom Terminal B, which is on the lower level, you will exit through the terminal door B114 and make a right. The animal relief area is by the last curbside flowerbed, as you walk toward Terminal C. I is just past the Silver Line bus stop.
Brownsville, TXBROYou will need to exit the doors near the ticket counter. Turn right.
Buffalo, NYBUFThe area is located between the limo lot and the terminal building. Once outside, turn right then follow the signs.
Calgary, CanadaYYCOn the arrivals level you will exit the terminal. Make a left or right.
Charlotte, NCCLTOn the lower level, just outside of baggage claim, cross the street to the grassy area.
Charlotte, SCCHSWalking past the American Airlines and then past the Delta ticketing counter. Exit the side doors and turn left.
Charleston, WVCRWThe area is located just across from the terminal near the meter parking.
Chattanooga, TNCHAFrom the main terminal building, walk across the street to the grassy area.
Chicago O’Hare, ILORDFrom Terminal 3, lower level, exit the terminal, turn right and cross the road. An agent may escort passengers and their pets upon request.
Cedar Rapids, IACIDTurn right at the America Airlines ticket counter and out the doors to the grassy area.
Cincinnati, OHCVGThe area is in front of the AA Skycap area if coming from the lower level in Terminal 2.
College Station, TXCLLExit through the door directly opposite the American Eagle counter and turn left. A grassy area is on the upper level on the west side of the main terminal.
Colorado Springs, COCOSLocated near the ticket counters on the main level. Exit the terminal left or right.
Columbia, MOCOSExit the terminal. The grassy area is outside the main entrance.
Columbia, SCCAEUpper level – Exit the terminal across from American Eagle.Lower level – Outside Baggage claim in the grassy area.

Columbus, GACSGYou must talk to an agent.
Columbus, OHCMHWhen you exit the terminal on the arrival level, you will turn right.
Cordova, AKCDVLocated on the east side of the terminal. Grassy.
Corpus Christi, TXCRPFrom the entrance of American Eagle ticketing, walk outside to the flower beds to the left.
Dallas/Fort Worth, TXDFWTerminals A, B, C – Lower level grassy areas.On the lower level of Terminal D, walk outside of the D30/D31 baggage claim area. Cross the road to the parking garage.

Dayton, OHDAYOutside Concourse B located near the police station. You will need to ask an agent to escort you to this area.
Denver, CODENMain terminal, level 2, located near door 202.
Des Moines, IA
DSM
A grassy area located outside of baggage claim.
Detroit, MIDTWComing from the North Terminal you will exit on the upper level, where you will find a grassy area on either side.
El Paso, TXELPExit the terminal on the ground level. Walk across the street and turn left into the short-term parking lot.
Evansville, INEVVThe Pet Relief Area is just outside of the Airport’s main terminal building across from entrance 1.
Fargo, NDFARNear the rental car parking on the west side of the terminal.
Fayetteville, NCFAYOutside of Security and behind the smoking area.Inside Security – Next to Gate 34

Flint, MIFNTOutside security you will find a grassy area in front of the employee parking lot.
Fort Lauderdale, FLFLLFrom Terminals 1, 2 and 4 on the first floor arrival level, you will exit the terminal and turn left. From Terminal 3, on the first floor arrival level, you will exit the terminal and turn right. It is adjacent to the short-term parking lot.
Fort Myers, FLRSWIt is located on the lower level directly across from the baggage claim area next to the rental car offices.
Fort Walton Beach, FLVPSOutside of Security you will find a grassy knoll in front of terminal between terminal and parking lot. Inside Security. You will need to be escorted by an agent.
Fort Wayne, INFWAFrom any terminal exit, you may go left to the end of the building where you will find a grassy area.
Garden City, KSGCKYou will find grassy areas near the parking lot.
Grand Island, NEGRILocated adjacent to the main door. Just watch for the sign.
Grand Junction, COGJTOutside in front of the terminal.
Greensboro/Highpoint/Winston-Salem, NCGSOLocated on the lower level, on either end of the terminal building.
Greenville/Spartanburg, SCGSPThere is a grassy area bordering the flag poles in front of the terminal.
Gulfport-Biloxi, MSGPTThe grassy area is directly in front of the building.
Fresno, CAFATInside Security, Gate 3. Contact an agent to be escorted.
Gunnison/Crested Butte, COGUCThe grassy area is directly in front of the terminal.
Harrisburg, PAMDTFrom baggage claim on the arrivals level, go across the street toward the parking garage.
Hartford, CTBDLTerminal A, on the baggage claim level, exit directly next to Bag Belt 8.
Honolulu, HIHNLAcross the street from the baggage claim D, between the Overseas Terminal Parking Garage and International Parking Garage.
Houston-George Bush Intercontinental, TXIAHFrom the baggage claim Level, you will need to exit the terminal at the west doorway. Stay towards the right and follow the signs for the Pet Relief Area.
Houston-Hobby, TXHOULocated outside of Security, there is a grassy knoll just in front of the terminal between curb zones 12 and 13. It is near the Blue Shuttle van pick up area.
Huntsville/Decatur, ALHSVLocated at the lower level, outside near the curbside baggage and check-in area.
Indianapolis, ININDOn the lower level, you will find a garden area at each end of the building.
Jackson, MSJANExit the terminal from any door on the lower level. Go to the left , following the sidewalk to the first patch of grass area located on the left. Look for Animal Relief Area sign.
Jackson Hole, WYJACLocated to the right of the AA ticket counter near the trees. Pets must remain on leashes at all times.
Jacksonville, FLJAXOn the lower level, you will exit through the double doors that are next to Baggage Carousel 8 to the grassy area.
Joplin, MOJLNOutside the Southwest Airlines terminal entrance.
Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, MIAZOThere is an area with bushes directly in front of the terminal.
Kansas City, MOMCIExit terminal and walk to either end of the building. Walk down the pedestrian ramp to the grassy area.
Killeen/Fort Hood, TXGRKYou will need to exit the terminal and make a left turn. The grassy area is at the end of the building.
Knoxville, TNTYSComing from the west side of the terminal, you will find the area near the crosswalk to the West Surface/Economy Lot.
Kona, HIKOAThe area is across the road from the ticket counter.
Lafayette, LALFTExit the terminal and take an immediate right. Go to the end of the building.
Lake Charles, LALCHBefore the Security Check area, you will find a grassy area outside the terminal to the left.
Las Vegas, NVLASStarting from baggage claim, you will exit the terminal and turn right.
Lawton, OKLAWAsk an agent to escort you to the area.
Lexington, KYLEXExit the sliding doors at far right of baggage claim. The Paddock Area is outside near the horse statues.
Lihue, HILIHFrom baggage claim, you will find the grassy areas located near large trees at either end of the terminal.
Little Rock, ARLITOutside Security – From any terminal exit, you will turn left to find the animal Relief Area. Inside Security – You will need to contact an agent for escort.
Los Angeles, CALAXStarting from Terminal 4 you will exit the baggage claim area then cross the street to the grassy area directly in front of the parking structure.
Louisville, KYSDFOn the lower level, there are relief areas on either side of the doorway.
Lubbock, TXLBBExit the terminal and turn left where you will then follow the signs for the relief area.
Marquette, MIMQTFrom the American Eagle ticket counter, turn right near the restrooms, and exit the side door. This grassy area is along the airport perimeter fence.
Maui, HIOGGThe grassy area is directly in front of the Security.
McAllen, TXMFEOutside the terminal, there is an area on either side of the doorway.
Memphis, TNMEMFrom baggage claim, exit the terminal. Once outside, you will turn right toward the grassy area.
Miami, FLMIAYou will find fenced pet parks directly outside of the baggage claim areas in Concourses D, F and J.
Midland/Odessa, TXMAFExit the building just outside Security. Take the walkway to the south end of the building.
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MNMSPFrom the baggage claim area, exit the terminal and make a left turn. Follow the orange signs to the pet area.
Mobile, ALMOBInside security, you will take the stairs to the Hudson Newsstand. The relief area is near this.The pet area is just outside of Security, near the employee parking lot east of the service yard.

Moline, ILMLIOutside of the main terminal, across from Exit 2.
Monroe, LAMLUExit the South Terminal doors and turn right. The grassy area is between the TSA Building and the main terminal.
Montreal Dorval, CanadaYULFrom the arrivals area of International, you will exit through door 25/26 near the flower shop. The area is across the road to the right.
Montrose/Telluride, COMTJFrom the baggage claim area, exit the terminal and turn right toward the grassy area.
Myrtle Beach, SCMYRLocated across from the terminal drop off road.
Nashville, TNBNAFrom departure level, you will need to exit the terminal and turn. Walk to the end of the check-in areas.
New Orleans, LAMSYFrom baggage claim, you will need to exit the terminal and turn right.
New York Kennedy, NYJFKFrom baggage claim, exit the terminal near the Travelers Aid desk. Walk across the roadway, following the red parking sign. The grassy area is to the right. From the ticket counters, exit through doorway F. Cross the inner roadway to the center island. The Pet Relief Area is just to the right.
New York La Guardia, NYLGAThe relief area is on the the island between the AA taxi stand and Parking Lot 1 on the lower level.
Newark, NJEWRFrom the Terminal A, Parking Level, exit the terminal the turn left and proceed to the grassy area.
Norfolk, VAORFOutside the departures area, you will find the Pet Relief Area near crosswalk A.
Northwest Arkansas Regional, ARXNAThe area is outside the terminal, across from the main entrance.
Oakland, CAOAKBetween Terminal 1 and the executive/manager parking lot and adjacent to Terminal 1 on Airport Dr. Terminal 2: Between terminals 1 and 2. There are two locations. The second one is at the media parking lot adjacent to the airport parking lot on Airport Dr.
Oklahoma City, OKOKCOn the lower leve, outside of Security, you will exit by Dollar car rental. Turn right toward the fenced grassy area. Inside security, ask an agent for escort.
Omaha, NEOMAExit the terminal and turn left. You will find a grassy area at the end of the sidewalk.
Ontario, CAONTExit baggage claim and turn right. It is outside of Terminal 2
Orlando, FLMCOStarting from level 2 in Terminal A, you will exit the terminal at the Southwest Airlines baggage claim and then turn right.
Palm Springs, CAPSPOutside, across the street from the main terminal.In the terminal, when facing the Sonny Bono concourse, you will walk to the left of the escalators and elevator out to the courtyard. Go past Security on the way to Alaska Airline.

Pensacola, FLPNSExit the Main Terminal through the center exit then walk toward the parking garage. You will find the animal relief area is the grassy area on the right.
Peoria, ILPIAYou may exit through any of the main front doors. Once outside, make a turn right and go to the end of the building then turn right again.
Pittsburgh, PAPITExit on the lower level’s baggage claim area near the rental car counters. Once outside, turn right to the grass area.
Philadelphia, PAPHLContact an agent for escort.
Phoenix/Scottsdale, AZPHXFrom Terminal 3 on the 1st level, you will exit the terminal from door 3. Once outside, make a left turn and continue past Sky Cap check-in and TSA screening.
Portland, ORPDXFrom baggage claim on the lower level, you will exit the terminal and turn left.
Raleigh/Durham, NCRDUFrom the lower level, just outside baggage claim, make a left turn. Find the SARA sign.
Rapid City, SDRAPThe grassy area is at the east end of terminal. Once you have exited the terminal, turn left. You will find supplies to clean up after your pet that are rovided by the airport at the relief area.
Reno, NVRNOOutside in front of the terminal, located near the hotel shuttle pick up or near the Southwest Skycap.
Richmond, VARICFrom the ticket counter, you will need to exit the terminal and walk toward the grassy area by the parking garage.
Rochester, MNRSTAcross from the main American Eagle entrance, you will find Pet Relief Areas in front of the car rentals and in the public area.
Rochester, NYROCOnce on the lower level, exit the baggage claim area from the last door on the right. Look for the sign: Animal Relief Area.
Roswell, NMROWYou will exit the terminal near the American Airlines ticketing counter. Once outside, turn left then walk to the park area on the west end of the terminal.
Sacramento, CASMFThere are two: Outside of Terminal A and outside of Terminal B1 (use the exit near Chili’s To Go and turn left.
San Antonio, TXSATTerminal A, on the baggage claim level, walk outside and cross the street from the Taxi line, just before entering the parking garage.
San Diego, CASANBetween Terminals 1 and 2, exit the building and turn left. If you are coming from the Commuter Terminal, you will go to the west end. The area located just outside of the terminal entrance.
San Francisco, CASFOOn the lower level just outside of the baggage claim area turn right. Look for the dog paws.
San Jose, CASJCFrom the ticket counter, exit the terminal and turn left. The grassy area is just beyond the bus stop.
Salt Lake City, UTSLCThe grassy area is outside in front of the terminal. You will need to use the employee Security lane to return to the gate area.
San Angelo, TXSJTYou will find a built up curb that contains dirt and grass directly across the street from the passenger drop off and pick up area.
Santa Ana/Orange County/John Wayne, CASNAComing from the baggage claim area, you will exit the terminal and turn left toward A-1 parking.
Santa Barbara, CASBAThe area is in the center of the short-term parking lot.
Santa Fe, NMSAFGrassy areas in front of the terminal.
Savannah/Hilton Head, GASAVOn the lower level, you will find grassy areas to either side of the terminal entrance.
Seattle/Tacoma, WASEAIn the Central Terminal, proceed to the hallway to the left of the Concourse B exit near Baggage claim. You will not be required to use an escort area located inside room MT5301T.
Shreveport, LASHVRequest an escort to the grassy area near Gate 3.
St. Louis, MOSTLLocated just outside the terminal on the main ticketing level. You will exit at doorway MT6 and turn right.
Steamboat Springs/Hayden, COHDNExit the terminal at the arrival doorway. Turn right. The area is near the rental cars.
Syracuse, NYSYRExit the Center Lobby door. The grassy area is toward the parking garage.
Tallahassee, FLTLHYou will need to ask an agent for an escort.
Tampa/St. Petersburg, FLTPAOutside Security, there are grassy areas across from the arrival and departure doorways. Inside Security, contact an agent for escort.
Texarkana, ARTXKOutside Security – Exit the building through the Gate 2 door. This exit is nearest to the Security check and baggage claim areas. Once you are outside, make a right turn and walk to the end of the sidewalk to a grass area.Inside Security – Contact an agent to escort you to the Pet Relief Area.

Toledo, OHTOLFrom any main terminal exit and turn left. Proceed to the end of the building. Look for the Pet Relief Area sign for the grass area between the terminal and the cargo building
Tucson, AZTUSFrom baggage claim, you will need to exit the terminal and turn right.
Tulsa, OKTULOn the upper level you will exit the baggage claim area and turn right.
Vail/Eagle, COEGEYou will need an agent to escort you to the ramp area.
Waco, TXACTOutside security, on the northeast side of the Departure door is a grassy area.
Washington Dulles, D. C.IADFrom the main terminal, upper level ticket counter area, then you will exit the terminal and turn left then go to the end of the building. From the main terminal, lower level baggage claim area, you will need to exit the terminal and turn left. Proceed to the end of the building. Concourse B. Contact an agent for escort.
Washington Reagan National, D. C.DCAExit through the doors just across from the Metro Station entrance.
Waterloo, IAALOUpon exiting the terminal, you will turn right.
Watertown, NYARTFind the grassy area in front of the terminal.
West Palm Beach, FLPBILocated on the lower level. Go outside of the AA baggage service office.
White Plains/Westchester, NYHPNLocated in front of the terminal is a grassy area around the flag poles.
Wichita, KSICTLocated just outside baggage claim. Once outside, turn right.
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