Anyone who’s on the airport with their canine usually encounters an issue: the place to take the four-legged pal when they should pee? Helsinki Airport gives an answer.
In Finland, animals now have a quiet place. The airport operator Finavia has created two units of bathrooms for animals at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport.
A Finavia spokeswoman mentioned that that is additionally a response to inquiries from passengers as to the place their pets can greatest be taken to the grounds to alleviate themselves. The Finns’ reply: a bathroom room within the half the place flights out of the Schengen space take off and one other in entrance of the departure corridor.
“Areas where pets can relieve themselves are still quite rare in northern European airports,” the spokeswoman mentioned. The concept is just not fully new, nonetheless. In the USA, for instance, such locations are prescribed in order that service animals of passengers – together with information canine, for instance – can relieve themselves.
First the Finnish radio station Yle had reported in regards to the new bathrooms. According to data from the broadcaster, there are greater than 10,000 canine coming with the vacationers to the Helsinki Airport yearly.