Pet lovers may wish to take their best friends everywhere. When there are times that this is not possible, at least you can rest assured that Hong Kong has some excellent options for pet care. From kennels to hotels, here are the best pet boarding services to give your pet a vacation.
Please note: Most services will expect your pet to be fully vaccinated and possibly de-sexed to ensure all animals are given the best care. Make sure you arrange a site visit before choosing your preferred service.
Petbacker is an online platform that will help you find all kinds of pet services, including dog walkers and boarders. It’s just like Airbnb for your furry friends. You can search for potential carers for free and find the right person for you and your best pal. Pet backer promises that only trusted and reliable people can offer their pet services on this platform. Being different from a kennel or boarding facility allows your animal to stay with dedicated carers with one on one attention. They guarantee 24/7 support, payment protection and premium insurance through the platform, so even if there is an issue or unexpected event, Petbacker will help you every step of the way.
If you would prefer your furry friends to stay at home with a pet sitter, Furrenz is your best choice. Furrenz is a team of 15 dedicated pet sitters located all over Hong Kong who will stay at your home to ensure your pet is completely comfortable. They are vet recommended offering the highest quality pet care specialists with international accredited qualifications. Pet sitting services can be provided for as short as 30 minutes or as long as you need dogs, cats, and other small animals. Grooming and medicating can also be provided. You will receive daily updates through email and photos.
Situated in lush Sai Kung, Kennel Van Dego is a boarding facility for your canine and feline companions. They offer a variety of climate-controlled kennel rooms depending on your budget. All boarding services include dedicated daily playtime. The dogs can run around in the designated grass play areas or underneath trees in the forest land. Other services include grooming, massage, and extra walks. There are also two cattery options, the bird watching individual rooms and the sunshine cattery chalet for the more social cats. Kennel Van Dego will provide pick -up and drop off services if you need also.
Pet world resort offers a variety of boarding and doggie daycare options to satisfy even the most spoilt canines. The facility has a large grass area for all the dogs to play together and air-conditioned boarding rooms. The resort is equipped with swimming pools, showers, drying stations, and grooming services. Pet world resort is a perfect place for your doggies to enjoy their vacation. If getting there is an issue, there is the trans "paw”tation service from anywhere in Hong Kong.
If vet care is a concern for you, the SPCA is a perfect boarding choice. The kennels are spacious and hygienic. Dogs and Cats are individually placed in sound-proof, air-conditioned peaceful spaces. You can be sure that your pet is being cared for by trained staff who will provide daily monitoring. Daily one-on-one playtime is given to each of the furry guests. In the unlikely event that, your pet needs medical attention whilst boarding, the highly trained SPCA vet team is on hand.
SPCA, locations all over Hong Kong, +852 2232 5501,
There are Dog cheers for those trendy city-dwelling pooches who want a comfortable, cozy, cheerful hotel on the island. This small hotel has nine individual spacious rooms. There are also communal areas, including the outdoor terrace that overlooks Chai Wan. While your pooch is enjoying their staycation, you can always check up on them with the hotel’s webcams so you will never feel too far away from your bestie. The spa is filled with organic treats and natural cleaning products, and make sure you pick up some yummy dog snacks for their return home.
Ferndale Kennels offers the best of both worlds. Situated in Sai Kung, your pooches and kitties can enjoy a relaxing vacation with regular veterinary visits and checks. Dogs are given regular off the lead exercise multiple times a day. After playtime, your dog can relax in an individual climate-controlled kennel on their own Sumer Winds dog bed. In true feline style, Ferndale Cattery offers air-conditioned condos with multiple rooms including hidden sleeping quarters. Ferndale is also a specialist pet relocation company with years of experience in transporting animals all over the world.
Another great boarding option is Royal Pets HK. They have a variety of services from dog walking, pet visits, pet sitting, and dog boarding. A large team of dedicated animal carers allows you to choose the right carer for your pet's needs anywhere in the 852. Dog boarding with Royal Pet HK is well priced and guarantees three walks each day. For your feline friends, you can choose the cat visit service to ensure your cat is well looked after and fed every day you are away in the comfort of your home. For peace of mind, you are more than welcome to install the Royal Pets HK webcam to keep an eye on your pampered kitty.
Dogs Inc is fantastic for those who would prefer you doggies to board at home. Clare runs a fully licensed facility in the comfort of her village house. It’s just like a second home. The “free-range” boarding allows the dogs to roam freely through the house and garden rather than the rigid structure. Dogs Inc is located in Sai Kung, so you know that the daily dog walks will be a wonderful adventure vacation for all the dogs. Dog training is available in both private and group sessions. Check the website or contact Clare directly to see when the next sessions are happening.
Another great home boarding facility is HoneyPet HK. Created by a vet nurse and dog trainer, HoneyPet HK is a small but passionate boarding home for dogs. The animals are free to play outdoors in the 2000 sq. ft playground with artificial turf. Hygiene and comfort are of the utmost importance to HoneyPet HK. They also promise daily updates on your buddy. Catherine is a dedicated dog career that is fully licensed and a member of the International Association of Canine Professionals (IACP).