Medical Boarding Rates
Owners of pets with medical conditions often find it difficult to locate a boarding facility that has suitable accommodations and the medical supervision necessary to care for their pets. As both a veterinary hospital and boarding facility, we are in a unique position to offer specialized boarding to pets with medical needs.
Medication administration: $4.00 once daily – $7 twice daily – $10.00 three times – Administration of oral or topical medications, charged per day.
We offer two levels of boarding for pets with medical needs:
Medical Boarding Level 1
Description: Level 1 is for pets who are stable but require extra supervision during their stay, such as those with chronic diseases or those requiring active assistance due to age or disability. This package includes administration of any medications, subcutaneous fluids, or injections you provide.
Accommodations: Pets are housed in our regular boarding areas, which consist of all-indoor, heated and air conditioned kennels.
Medical supervision: Pets are monitored by both our boarding staff and medical staff throughout their stay. They are closely monitored for changes in behavior, eating, drinking and elimination.
Cost: $24 per night in addition to the regular boarding rate (regular rates are $32 per night for dogs, $22 per night for cats)
Conditions that require Level 1 Medical Boarding:
Canine Chronic Conditions
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Congestive Heart Disease
Feline Chronic Conditions
- Chronic Kidney Disease
- Heart Disease
- Post radioactive iodine therapy
Any pet needing active assistance with:
Medical Boarding Level 2
Description: Level 2 is for pets who require close medical observation during their stay because their condition is not medically stable. These pets are boarded in a manner that is similar to hospitalization. This package includes administration of any medications, subcutaneous fluids, or injections you provide.
Accommodations: Pets are housed in our species-specific ICU (intensive care unit), adjacent to the treatment area, where they may be clearly observed by our medical team.
Medical supervision: Pets are observed and monitored by our medical staff throughout their stay. Care is provided by our Certified Veterinary Technicians (CVT) based on his or her individual treatment plan. Temperature, pulse, and respiration are checked regularly by a CVT, and each receives assistance with eating, drinking and elimination if needed.
Cost: $64 per night total
Conditions that require Level 2 Medical Boarding:
- Post-surgical or post-treatment: Examples include orthopedic or major soft tissue surgery.
- Ill patients: Examples include unregulated diabetics, unregulated epileptics, cancer patients, etc.
- Advanced seniors: Senior pets who need consistent monitoring for emerging health problems and may require urgent medical intervention.