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Now Boarding Cats & Dogs 24/7 at ABIA

Only One-Stop is needed to drop off your pet while we valet your car in our adjacent covered parking lot. After checking in your furry friend, we'll zoom you over to the Terminal in one of our new Electric Shuttles. Our state-of-the-art boarding and training facility is equipped with outdoor play yards and dogs-only swimming pool to make your pet feel like they are on vacation while you're away. When you return, just hop on the Bark&Zoom shuttle outside Baggage Claim to be zoomed back to Bark&Zoom where your pet and your car will be waiting for you. You can even have your car washed or detailed while you're away! Click the Car Care tab to learn more.

Not only do we provide dog boarding, we also take super special care of your feline friends as well at Bark&Zoom! For more information on cat boarding at ABIA, click here.

All Bark&Zoom services are provided by Taurus Academy, an Austin-based company with 20 years of experience providing personalized pet daycare, training and boarding.

To learn more about Taurus Academy, click here.

Whether you come to ABIA by car or are dropped off by friends, swing by Bark&Zoom to board your pet. We'll shuttle you to & from the Terminal and assist with your luggage, free of additional charge! Remember, we're ON the airport, so you're only 3 minutes away!

We Offer Daycare Too!

For those dogs or cats who just want to have fun while you're at work or play, our facility is open 24/7 for drop-off daycare too!

Vaccination and Health Policies

  • For the safety of all dogs, we have strict health and behavioral standards for our Boarding, Play day and Training guests.
  • Before coming in, all dogs must show proof of vaccinations, including Rabies, DHPP, Bordetella, & CIV. Cats must show proof of Rabies & FVRCP.
  • All dogs must be on a flea preventative that kills fleas on contact (Trifexis, Comfortis, or a topical preventative).
  • Adult dogs over the age of 14 months must be spayed or neutered.

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Get ZoomClub Points for Parking at Bark&Zoom

When you board your pet and park your car at Bark&Zoom, you earn the same ZoomClub points for parking as you would have earned at our sister facility, Park&Zoom! These points can be redeemed for free on-airport covered parking days at either location!

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How to get started

  • Fill out an application and create an account
  • Email or upload up-to-date vaccinations
  • Call 512-817-BARK (2275) to set up an initial playday orientation ($35)

Don't have time to swing by Bark&Zoom for the initial playday orientation? No problem, we'll come to you! Our B&Z VIP Transport Service offers round-trip pickup to the nearest Taurus facility and return of your furry friend to you later that day. For cost and details, please contact Bark&Zoom at 512-817-BARK (2275).

Valet Covered Parking only $10.95/day*

On-airport covered parking is only $10.95/day when you board your pet at Bark&Zoom! Just pull up under the Bark&Zoom covered entrance. There, you'll be greeted by one of our valets, who will transfer your luggage onto one of our new all-electric shuttles. After dropping off your pet inside, board the shuttle and be zoomed to the terminal. Remember, we're on the airport so you're only a couple of minutes away!

*plus 10% ABIA fee and sales tax

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First class pet facilities

  • Indoor and outdoor play yards
  • Pet swimming pool
  • Luxury dog boarding suites available
  • Cat condos
  • 24/7 professional pet care
  • Grooming services available

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Save time and money with Bark&Zoom. Open 24/7, we are located on the airport, north of the main entrance, so you’re just minutes away from the terminal. Bark&Zoomis a one-stop, state-of-the-art facility for pet boarding and covered airport parking. Our pet-friendly employees love what they do, and are educated to keep your furry friend safe and happy. All of our pet services are provided by Taurus Academy, a locally founded company that has excelled in providing daycare, training and boarding for Austin area dogs and their families for over 20 years.

Bark&Zoom offers a retail shop for purchasing treats, beds, and toys for your dog or cat. The lobby also features ABIA arrival and departure screens to check your flight status. Our shuttle drivers will assist you with loading your luggage. Most check-ins take only a few minutes, so turnaround time from pet drop-off to leaving for the terminal on our shuttle is usually less than 5 minutes.

Bark&Zoom is open 24/7, saving you up to 2 days of boarding costs and the hassle of another stop to drop off and pick up your pet at another boarding facility. Upon arriving at the drop-off area, our friendly Bark&Zoom shuttle driver will happily assist with unloading your luggage. As you check in and make your way through airport security, the Bark&Zoomvalet will park your vehicle in the covered parking lot, adjacent to our pet boarding facility. All our covered parking spaces are extra wide, with no poles to watch out for. All types of vehicles are easily accommodated - from trucks to SUVs and sedans.

While you’re away, let us check some items off that To Do list. Bark&Zoom wants your pet to feel like they’re on vacation too. The covered pet pool can be enjoyed by your dog alone, or with other dogs. Playtime in the covered main yard is another fun activity. Bark&Zoom ensures your dog’s safety by grouping dogs together in yards based on size, play preference and overall disposition. Bark&Zoom offers a variety of boarding options. If you select the Elite Suite, your dog will enjoy the comforts of a fully furnished luxury suite, with streaming TV service and a webcam for you to check on them whenever you’d like. During your pet’s stay, Bark&Zoom can handle all your pet’s needs like grooming or training. Looking to board your other four-legged furry friend? Bark & Zoom also offers cat boarding in private kennels and a feline-only play area.

When you arrive back in Austin, Bark&Zoom will pick you up in a hurry. As you exit the airport from the luggage area, our all-electric Bark&Zoom shuttle will be waiting for you at the lower level, behind pillar #1. Our shuttle will reunite you with your pet within minutes of exiting the airport’s luggage area, and your vehicle will be waiting for you too.

Check-out at Bark&Zoom is designed to be quick and easy. Bark&Zoom operates 24/7 to save you time and money. You could save up to 2 days of boarding costs and the hassle of another stop to drop off and pick up your pet at another boarding facility.

Juggling a hectic work schedule and worried your pet is lonely while you’re away? Daycare options are also available. Allow your pet to expend energy and learn important socialization skills and behaviors while you’re at work. Your dog can cool off in the doggie pool or have a bath while they spend the day at Bark&Zoom. We offer top-notch board and train services and private training consultations too.