Whether it’s a service that takes care of your pet’s meals, grooming, entertainment or medical emergencies, the necessity for these services do surface from time to time. And as pet parents, we know the need to have links or a number to call when we need some extra help to optimise the health and happiness of our furkids.
Hence, here are 13 pet related services that you should bookmark, cos you’ll never know when you need that number to call.
For when we simply can’t bring our furkids along on a trip or leave them alone at home.
1. Pet Nanny
Besides your conventional dogs, cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, tortoises or rabbits, they also provide pet boarding and sitting services for more exotic pets such as gerbils, raccoons, birds, sugar gliders, geckos, civets, scorpions, snakes, otters, and other small animals.
All you’ll have to do is drop your pets off with their food, treats and bedding and they’ll take care of the rest!
Or you could sign up for the In-Home Pet Consultation service to meet a neighborhood pet sitter, tell them all about your pets and home and pass them your house key to take care of the required services.
Pet Taxi pick-up and drop-off services are also offered for a fee, based on availability.
Services: In-home pet consultation, private dog walks, private boarding, home care, daily in-home pet visits, in-home overnight pet sitting, pet bath, holiday services (additional charges)
Price: From RM50
Location: Contact them to verify coverage for your location
(Tel: 017-254 4489)
2. Urban Pets Hotel
This one’s for furkids that would love a little more pampering while you’re away! Built exclusively for urban cats and dogs, their five-storey building contains special rooms and suites.
Services: Cat and dog boarding, grooming & spa, swimming pool, indoor park
Price: From RM60
Cocomomo Old Klang Road, No. 139, Indah UPC Business Centre, 3 ½ Mile, Jalan Kelang Lama, 58100 KL, Malaysia
(Tel: 03-7972 0855)
Cocomomo Setia Alam Ardence Labs, LAB 31 Ardence Labs Management Office @ Eco Ardence Pt8, Persiaran Setia Alam, Eco Ardence, Seksyen U13, 40170 Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
(Tel: 03-5033 2400)
3. Kitten Cottage
If your cat is a little more particular about living with other animals, this could be the perfect place to drop them off. Kitten Cottage provides homely cottage boarding and luxury VIC rooms for pampered cats. But worry not, they’ve also got a cottage for dogs.
Services: Cat boarding, grooming
Price: RM35 per night per cat (10% discount for longer than 20 nights stay)
Location: No.141, Jalan Aminuddin Baki, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, 60000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
(Tel: 03-7722 2078)
For a fun splash around exercise for your dog.
4. 88 Pets Mart
Utilising multi-award winning pool technology from Australia, these guys ensure that the swimming conditions are chlorine-free, salt-free, tasteless, odourless, and causes no allergic reactions and red eyes, nor bleaching your pet’s hair in the process.
They provide one-to-one swimming sessions so that your doggo would get full supervision and guidance during the swim. Your dog will also be wearing a life jacket so don’t worry if you doubt their swimming skills.
Services: Private swimming sessions, grooming, dog and cat boarding
Price: From RM32
Location: 20 & 22, Jalan PJU 1/3D, Sunwaymas Commercial Centre, 47301, Petaling Jaya. Malaysia
(Tel: 03-7805 4478/ 03-7805 4479)
5. Bark A-Bout
If you’d like to host a swim party for your doggo and their furry friends, this could be the place for you!
Services: Pool for dog swimming, grooming, boarding, pet day care, pet bakery, event space
Location: 1 Jalan SS2/66, 47300 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
(Tel: 016-712 3808)
For elderly dogs or dogs with physical mobility issues.
6. Healing Paws
Healing Paws practices hydrotherapy that uses the water’s buoyancy, resistance, viscosity and hydrostatic pressure to help a dog move the injured joints that they are trying to rehabilitate.
Services: Hydrotherapy and fitness swims for dogs
Having a team of certified and experienced therapists with over 10 years of experience, your dog will be able to get personalised physiotherapy treatments for their physical movement and health.
Services: Laser therapy, electrotherapy, therapeutic exercise, massage therapy, hydrotherapy, custom-made pet wheelchair, grooming, boarding
Location: 12, Jalan USJ 19/4A, 47620 Subang Jaya, Malaysia
(Tel: 016-387 2688)
For when you need your pet to be transported from Point A to Point B safely and on time.
Their pet taxi service is great for pet parents who are unable to drive their pets to an emergency trip to the vet or a scheduled trip to the groomer, vet, or boarding/day care facility.
It’s also a great option for pet parents who have difficulties finding a pet-friendly transport.
Services: Group Training, In-house Training, Overnight Boarding, Overnight Sitting, Day Care, Drop In Visits, Dog Walking, Pet Taxi
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Puchong, Shah Alam, Subang Jaya
For when your furkid starts looking like a messy ball of fluff.
Another house-call dog grooming service based in KL with lots of positive reviews. Plus they also clean up after themselves!
What started as a one-man mobile veterinary service is now a one-stop animal wellness centre with 6 veterinarians, 3 clinic support staff and more.
As you’d ideally not like to stress your ill pet more by transporting them to the vet, Pet Care is able to provide veterinary services in the confines of your home via appointment.
Services: Veterinary clinic, house-call vet services, pet store, pet boarding, grooming salon, pet taxi
Location: 9145 & 9146, Jalan Bandar 4, Taman Melawati, 53100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
(Tel: 019-276 0885 / 012-295 0885)
Meal Prep and Planning
For when you’d love to feed your pets nutritious food that aren’t kibbles but not go through all the hassle of preparing the meals yourself.
As busy working adults, it’s already a feat to be able to allocate time and energy to shop, prep and cook healthy homemade meals for ourselves. This challenge also extends to pet parents who would love to feed their furkids nutritious and affordable fresh meals.
Hence Petchef is here to answer to that need with our human-grade pet food at affordable prices. Delivered on a monthly basis to your doorstep, our meals are freshly cooked and sealed in individual bags for your ease of storage and feeding.
All you’ll have to do is tell us all about your furkid and our Petchef Advisors will be able to create the ideal meal plan for their nourishment.