There's a bite in these birds
So watch your fingers!
'Cause even a nip
Nah. Not true! (Most of the time.)
Yes, we've got a bird aviary (is there any other kind?). AND it's an outdoor aviary (except when it's really hot ~ then we magically turn it into an indoor aviary. Presto!). Fresh air, lots of activity and interest smack in the middle of... EVERYTHING at our facility, along with the occasional spray-bottle shower, too.
Parrot boarding? Budgie boarding? Love birds? (No, not YOU... your birds!) Finches? Sparrows? Bird boarding in a place and space that really knows bird boarding.
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
Which vaccinations does my pet need?
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
Do I get a discount if I bring my own food?
Sorry about this, but no. Food for your pets is, of course, a cost for us but another very signif
Do you have discounts for long-term boarding or buddy-boarding?
We sure do.
Take a look at our price list.
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?
Boarding Reservations: How far in advance do I have to book?
Do I need to get my bird's wings clipped?
DKC has ethical concerns regarding wing-clipping. Instead, we strongly advocate teaching your bir
Can I export my bird?
Do I have to provide my own pet food? What type of food do you provide?
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
Does my bird need dietary supplements?
If your bird is eating a good quality, complete diet, including fresh fruit and vegetables, there
What should I do if my bird lays an egg?
What's the best birdie food?
Can I have pictures of my pet while I'm away? Do you have a webcam?
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
What's DKC's Collection & Delivery schedule?
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
Do you have a vet on-site?
Does my bird need to be microchipped?
I know you relocate dogs and cats, but what about birds • rabbits • ferrets • guinea pigs • lizards • snake • cheetahs• penguins • monkeys • fish...
Well, DUH! Of course we can! Just about any animal at all.
As with our boarding and da
Will my bird have time outside her cage and some interaction with your handlers? What if she's staying in one of your offices?
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
Does my bird need exercise?
Clipping my pet's claws ~ How often should I do it?
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
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.