boarding & daycare
There's a bite in these birds
So watch your fingers!
'Cause even a nip
Nah. Not true! (Most of the time.)
Fresh air, lots of activity and interest smack in the middle of... EVERYTHING at our facility, and the occasional bottled shower.
What more could a self-respecting bird want? (Don't say "freedom"!)
Will you clip my pet's nails if needed?
Yes we will.
Our staff are well trained for this and we always check for such things with
What's DKC's Collection & Delivery schedule?
Do you have a vet on-site?
Boarding Reservations: How far in advance do I have to book?
Now that's an important question!
During more than half the year, you can book anytime, ev
Clipping my pet's claws ~ How often should I do it?
When to clip your dog's claws depends on the amount of exercise your dog gets and, importantly, t
Can DKC help me rehome my pet?
No, sorry. This is not something we are involved in.
We are a for-profit, commercial (but lovely and homey!) boarding and daycare business. However, there are many not-for-profit, equally lovely organisations in the UAE who are totally focused on helping people rehome family pets and strays. A quick search in Google will get you headed in the right direction.
What's the best birdie food?
Will my bird have time outside her cage and some interaction with your handlers? What if she's staying in one of your offices?
How do I change my bird's diet?
Will you board my bird • rabbit • ferret • guinea pig • hamster • mouse • lizard • snake... any animal at all?
You bet! Just about any animal at all.
And we have quite a lot of knowledge about these an
Is someone looking after my pet during weekends, holidays and at night?
Simply, yes. Even when we are closed to our two-legged customers, we have staff on-site every sin
I know you relocate dogs and cats, but what about birds • rabbits • ferrets • guinea pigs • lizards • snake • cheetahs• penguins • monkeys • fish...
Does my bird need dietary supplements?
Birds get bored??!
What are your vehicles like? How will my pet travel?
We use converted passenger vans (such as the Toyota Hiace) which have been heavily modified for o
Can I export my bird?
Do I need to make an appointment?
We genuinely love having people just drop by and look around both our locations in Umm Ramool (Bo
What are your enclosures like? What size are they?
Do I have to provide my own pet food? What type of food do you provide?
Does my bird need to be microchipped?
What should I do if my bird lays an egg?
RUN FOR THE HILLS!!!!! (No, just joking.)
Female birds may lay eggs even without the pres
Can I have pictures of my pet while I'm away? Do you have a webcam?
Pictures? Yesssiiirrree! And not just that! We also do videos! (Don't get too excited, now.) We c
Do I get a discount if I bring my own food?
Do I need to get my bird's wings clipped?
DKC has ethical concerns regarding wing-clipping. Instead, we strongly advocate teaching your bir
Which vaccinations does my pet need?
Do you have discounts for long-term boarding or buddy-boarding?
We sure do.
Take a look at our.
If your pet boards with us for 28 or more consecutive days, we give you a 10% discount; if 60 days within a year, you get 7 days free boarding for future use. Also, if your pet buddy-boards with another family's pet, then it's a 20% discount! Yay!!
Bathing my pet ~ Should I do this regularly?
No doubt much to your surprise, you should bathe your dog (or cat) only when really needed ~ in m