Chievres Kennel

Hours of Operation

Monday 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
U.S. Holidays 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Contact

Chievres Air Base
Bldg. 20030

Tel:
+32 (0)68-27-5436

Military DSN Tel:
(314)361-5436

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Where Your Pet is Our Guest

Our goal is to provide your pet with the very best care and environment possible while they are our guest.  All US and NATO ID Card Holders are welcome!

Making Reservation for the Kennel

Reservations

We accept reservations up to 2 months in advance. Reservations can may be made in person or over the phone on a first-come, first-served basis, however a deposit is required to secure a reservation. The deposit is $69 for dogs, and $54 for cats. For reservations less than three days, the deposit will be the full boarding fee.

Cancellations and No Shows

Changes and cancellations must be made at least three days prior to the drop off date. Customers who do not give a three day notice will forfeit their deposit. Customers who arrive after their scheduled drop-off date will be charged for each day of their scheduled reservation, and only accommodated if there is still space available. Customers who pick up their pet more than two days prior their scheduled pick up date will be charged each day of their scheduled reservation.

Customers who cancel their reservation more than three days prior the scheduled drop off date will receive a refund of their deposit.

Vaccination Requirements for the Kennel

A copy or original of your pet's vaccination records must be provided to the Kennel prior to your pet's arrival.  Pets will not be accepted for boarding without proof of proper vaccinations. 

All animals must be visibly healthy. If your pet requires medication, a medication sheet must be filled out at the Kennel upon arrival.  Keep in mind that kennel employees are not certified to give injections.

Dogs:  

  • Current Rabies
  • Current Distemper and Parvo  
  • Current Bordetella (kennel cough)

Cats: Current Rabies and FVRCP

Ferrets: Current Rabies and Distemper

Kennel Fees

One dog: $23 per day

One cat: $18 per day

Each additional dog or cat in the same kennel: $5 per day

Small animals (birds, rabbits, guinea pigs...): $5 per day, $1 per day for each additional small pet in the same enclosure. If your pet will be staying more than 30 days, we require a deposit on the drop-off date.  The deposit wil be the daily fee x 30.

Fees are per day regardless of drop-off or pick-up time.

Feeding and Food Information

The kennel provides dry food for dogs and cats at no extra cost.  All other food must be supplied by the owner.  All food and treats you provide for your pets must be stored in a sealed hard plastic container (no zip-loc type bags).

Doggy Day Care, Grooming Services, and FAQS

Doggy Day Care

Available during off peak seasons on a space available basis.

  • One dog:  $2.00 an hour or $10.00 per day
  • Two dogs:  $3.00 an hour or $15.00 per day

Grooming services

Cat and dog grooming services are offered by a contracted professional. To make an appointment please fill in the appointment request form. It will be sent to her directly and you should get a reply shortly.

Customers who do not show up for their grooming appointment will be charged a $30 administrative fee. Any pet not picked up immediately at the end of their appointment will be charged Doggy Day Care fees.

 

The Kennel also stocks a variety of gift items for your favorite friend!

Additional information

  • Emergency contact information must be provided.  If your pet is injured or ill during his stay, your emergency contact will be required to pick up your pet.
  • Pets must be at least 3 months old to be boarded at the Kennel.
  • Owners are responsible for dropping off and picking up their pets, unless they give written authorization for someone else to do so.
  • We provide beds and blankets, litter and litter boxes, food and water bowls.  You may bring one toy for your pet, however, the Kennel is not responsible for lost or damaged toys.  Any toy presenting a choking hazard will be removed from the Kennel.
  • Cats and other small animals are not allowed outdoors.  An enclosed play area is available for cats.
  • Dogs are let outdoors in fenced-in yards daily.
  • You may visit your pet during operating hours.  If you remove your pet from the Kennel, you must return prior to closing time.  If you are late, you are responsible for your pet until the Kennel reopens.
  • If a pet is unclaimed on the scheduled pick-up date and the Kennel has not been notified of the delay, the owner will be charged a late fee.

The Kennel will not accept vicious animals for boarding!

  • Any animal with a known tendency or disposition to attack or otherwise threaten the safety of a human being or domestic animal will not be accepted.
  • Any dog owned or harbored primarily or in part for the purpose of dog fighting or any dog trained for dog fighting will also not be accepted.
  • If your dog bites or attempts to bite any Kennel employee, you will be informed that your dog must be picked up immediately and can no longer stay at the Kennel.
  • If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Kennel policies, feel free to call during operating hours.  Our goal is to provide your pet with the very best environment possible while they are our guest.

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