Animal Airport Ambassadors provide comfort and stress relief to travelers at Minneapolis-St. Paul airport. The volunteer dogs wear vests with the ambassadors logo, and their human companions encourage travelers to pause and say hello to the animals.
To become an Animal Airport Ambassador, you must complete the following steps (Minnesota residents only):
To learn more about animal-assisted therapy, join us for an upcoming Intro to Therapy Animals Class. You'll learn what makes a good therapy animal, what kind of training is required to get started, and what you can do with your therapy skills once you've become a registered animal therapy team. This one-hour program is free, but registration is required. (Humans only, please; pets should stay at home.)
Our mission, vision, and CORE values
Mission: To engage the hearts, hands, and minds of the community to help animals.
Vision: To compassionately and responsibly create a more humane world for animals.
Core Values: Be good to animals. Partner with people. Lead responsibly with compassion.