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"!)
How do I change my bird's diet?
As you learn more about your bird and her dietary needs, it might be necessary to change what you
Will my bird have time outside her cage and some interaction with your handlers? What if she's staying in one of your offices?
Clipping my pet's claws ~ How often should I do it?
My pet is taking medications ~ can DKC Boarding manage this?
As Barack Obama said... YES WE CAN!
Just talk to us about it and we'll organise the rest.
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
Is someone looking after my pet during weekends, holidays and at night?
What's the best birdie food?
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
What are your enclosures like? What size are they?
Does my bird need dietary supplements?
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
Do you have a vet on-site?
Which vaccinations does my pet need?
If you're relocating your pet into the UAE, the best place to get this information is on our Pet
I know you relocate dogs and cats, but what about birds • rabbits • ferrets • guinea pigs • lizards • snake • cheetahs• penguins • monkeys • fish...
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
Will you board my bird • rabbit • ferret • guinea pig • hamster • mouse • lizard • snake... any animal at all?
Can I export my bird?
Does my bird need exercise?
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.
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 have to provide my own pet food? What type of food do you provide?
What's DKC's Collection & Delivery schedule?
Does my bird need to be microchipped?
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
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!!
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 DKC make custom made travel boxes for animals other than cats and dogs?
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