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"!)
What's DKC's Collection & Delivery schedule?
Do I have to provide my own pet food? What type of food do you provide?
Can I export my bird?
Yes, definitely, birds can be exported. However, there very strict guidelines and lots of paper w
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
How do I change my bird's diet?
Birds get bored??!
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
Do I get a discount if I bring my own food?
What are your vehicles like? How will my pet travel?
What's the best birdie food?
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 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!
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?
If your bird is eating a good quality, complete diet, including fresh fruit and vegetables, there
Can I have pictures of my pet while I'm away? Do you have a webcam?
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 need to make an appointment?
What should I do if my bird lays an egg?
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
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?
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.
Boarding Reservations: How far in advance do I have to book?
Will you board my bird • rabbit • ferret • guinea pig • hamster • mouse • lizard • snake... any animal at all?
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 need to get my bird's wings clipped?
DKC has ethical concerns regarding wing-clipping. Instead, we strongly advocate teaching your bir
What are your enclosures like? What size are they?
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!!