Frequently Asked Questions
What does dog boarding include?
When your pup comes to stay at Kip dog boarding kennel, they’ll get to enjoy the finer things in life – the finest treats and meals, spacious and private rooms, and playtime activities alongside their new friends and our experienced Kip crew!
With our range of popular packages, you can choose to upgrade your pup’s stay with extras, ranging from personalised bushwalks, one-on-one playtime, warm hydro baths and a blow-dry on departure.
How much does dog boarding in Melbourne cost?
At Kip, we offer a premium pet boarding experience, at affordable prices. To get an accurate quote, choose your location, your dates, and any extra add-ons. And our team of trained carers will spoil your pet with the same love and care they’d receive at home, for no extra cost.
Where can I board my dog overnight?
At one of our dog kennels in Melbourne of course! Kip offers short dog daycare or long-boarding stays for our furry Melbourne locals.
Is dog boarding safe?
At Kip, we go the extra mile (or kilometre) to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our dogs. Our staff are trained professionals who are passionate about their line of work, with years of experience in caring for animals of all shapes and sizes. We provide regular health checks and weight checks and are available on call all day! The safety of your pet is always our top priority.
What if my dog takes medication?
At Kip, we accommodate for your pup’s medication needs, just the same as if they were being taken care of by you at home. Inform our pet boarding team and pack your dog’s medications in a labelled container. Our expert team of carers will administer pet medication in line with any specifications for a small fee.
Can I inspect Kip’s accommodation and facilities?
Absolutely! We’d love to meet you and your pet at Kip dog boarding kennel! We pride ourselves on offering the best dog kennel experience Melbourne has to offer. We encourage all pet parents to inspect our premises and accommodations before your pet comes to stay. Contact our friendly staff to arrange an inspection of your Kip dog boarding kennel.
Can I get a discount for additional pets?
At Kip Happy Stays, we proudly offer a 20% discount for each additional dog from the same family when sharing the same doggy room.
Can I bring my own food?
The happiness and wellbeing of your dog is always our focus at Kip. We provide premium dog food, included within our dog boarding service, and not to mention – lots of treats! We ensure every dog is fed by supervising mealtimes to prevent funny business and dinner bowl robberies.
If you’d prefer to provide your own food for your pup, you are more than welcome to. For $3 per dog per day, you can provide your food, packaged, and labelled, and then we’ll do the rest!
Why should I choose Kip for my pets?
At Kip’s dog boarding kennel, we offer our furry Melbourne locals the holiday of a lifetime with our exceptional dog boarding facilities. We offer first-class facilities alongside an experienced team of professionals who love their line of work and are passionate about dogs. We understand how challenging it can be to leave your beloved pup in the care of a stranger, but with Kip, you can have peace of mind knowing your dog is in the safest, most caring hands while you enjoy your holiday.