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 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
Do you have a vet on-site?
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
Does my bird need to be microchipped?
Microchipping is a great way to identify and register your bird in case he ever flies off into th
Is someone looking after my pet during weekends, holidays and at night?
What's DKC's Collection & Delivery schedule?
Can I export my bird?
Yes, definitely, birds can be exported. However, there very strict guidelines and lots of paper w
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.
Will you clip my pet's nails if needed?
Do I need to get my bird's wings clipped?
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
Do I need to make an appointment?
What's the best birdie food?
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.
Does my bird need dietary supplements?
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
Does my bird need exercise?
Birds get bored??!
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?
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!!
Can DKC make custom made travel boxes for animals other than cats and dogs?
We sure can! Any type of travel box or crate you might need, for any type of animal!
Which vaccinations does my pet need?
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
Do I have to provide my own pet food? What type of food do you provide?
Do I get a discount if I bring my own food?
What are your enclosures like? What size are they?
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