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"!)
Does my bird need exercise?
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!!
Birds get bored??!
Does my bird need dietary supplements?
If your bird is eating a good quality, complete diet, including fresh fruit and vegetables, there
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 I have to provide my own pet food? What type of food do you provide?
What are your enclosures like? What size are they?
Do I need to make an appointment?
Do you have a vet on-site?
No, we do not have a vet on-site.
However, that really should not worry you. Our own vets
Will my bird have time outside her cage and some interaction with your handlers? What if she's staying in one of your offices?
What's DKC's Collection & Delivery schedule?
Clipping my pet's claws ~ How often should I do it?
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
Boarding Reservations: How far in advance do I have to book?
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?
If you're relocating your pet into the UAE, the best place to get this information is on our Pet
Is someone looking after my pet during weekends, holidays and at night?
I know you relocate dogs and cats, but what about birds • rabbits • ferrets • guinea pigs • lizards • snake • cheetahs• penguins • monkeys • fish...
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!
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.
What should I do if my bird lays an egg?
What's the best birdie food?
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
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.
How do I change my bird's diet?
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
Bathing my pet ~ Should I do this regularly?
Can I export my bird?
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