Reminder: as part of our Healthy Airport commitment, passengers are reminded that vented masks with exhalation valves are prohibited by Transport Canada.
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Travel with pets

Travelling pets are welcome at Pearson Airport. For their safety and comfort, they must be kept inside their carriers at all times. Be sure to let your airline know when you book your flight if you plan to travel with your pet. They will be able to tell you what size of carrier you will need, as well as any required travel documents.

Pet Relief Area

Pet Relief Areas are available in Terminals 1 and 3, pre and post-security, providing a comfortable space for dogs to relieve themselves.

Braille signage marking the Pet Relief Area is available at the entry point of the facility. Aira service is also available to persons with service dogs for additional wayfinding support.


Terminal 1 – Departures level – Exit door at Aisle 15, turn right

Terminal 1 – Ground level – Exit Door S, turn right

Terminal 1 – After security – Near Gate D30

Terminal 3 – Arrivals level – Exit Door A, turn left

Terminal 3 – After security – Near Gate B26

Transporting animals

If you’re transporting an animal via cargo or receiving an animal from a foreign country, contact your airline and/or freight forwarder. If you are using a pre-arranged service to ship your animal, your service provider can drop them off at the Cargo West Facilities or Cargo Area 5.

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