Long-term Pet Boarding

We at Savannah Animal Hospital understand that there is "no place like home," but it would be our pleasure to provide your pet with a safe, comfortable, and fun place to stay while you are away from home. It is our goal to provide quality care and individualized attention while they are here.

Reservations

Reservations are required. Our hotel capacity is limited. For those occasions when advance reservations are not possible, we will make every effort to meet your needs. The staff checks on the health and the well being of all our guests daily. Any problems with your pet are brought to the attention of the technical/doctor staff at the Hospital.

Please, fill out and print the Animal Hotel Boarding Check-in Form PRIOR to your arrival.

Boarding Requirements
Animal Hotel Services
Long-term Boarding Rates

Long-term Boarding Requirements and Conditions

New Clients and Guests

For those new to our facility, an examination with both you and your pet in attendance is required prior to boarding. This visit enables our doctors and staff to meet you and become familiar with you and your pet should treatment be necessary during his/her stay at our hotel.

Check-in / Check-out Schedule:

  • Monday thru Friday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Tuesdays: closed from 1:00 until 3:00 for staff training. Guests are welcome to check in/out before 1:00 or after 3:00. (There will not be a half-day late fee charge on Tuesdays.)
  • Saturday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Guests checking-out before 2 pm will not be charged for that day.
  • Guests checking-out after 2 pm will be charged a half-day fee.

Vaccination Requirements

  • For the health of our guests the following vaccinations must be up to date.
  • Written proof of vaccination status is required for guests not vaccinated at our hospital.
  • Dogs: distemper, rabies, and bordetella.
  • Cats: distemper and rabies.
  • Ferrets: distemper and rabies.

Appropriate Behavior

All guests are asked to conduct themselves in an appropriate manner. Any guests that is regarded as aggressive and a potential danger to staff and other guests my not be permitted to remain in the hotel and they may not be allowed boarding under normal circumstances.

Medical Conditions

Please inform the hotel staff of any existing medical conditions. Guests requiring medications during their stay will be charged a daily medication fee. At the doctors discretion guests with more serious medical conditions may be required to stay in the hospital and will be charged hospital rates. We will make every attempt to notify clients of any change in boarding arrangements. Occasionally our guests will develop a medical condition due to the stress of a new place and/or eating different foods. Should a problem develop, an examination will be done and treatment rendered. Unless insurance is purchased, fees will be applied.

Flea and Tick Prevention

All guests will be checked for fleas and ticks at check-in. Any treatments prescribed for fleas and ticks will be added to the hotel charges.

Meals

Hill's Science Diet Adult Dry feline and canine food is included with all hotel stays. If your pet has special dietary needs please provide these foods. If a special diet must be provided while boarding, a charge for these diets will be applied. Our guests are provided meals twice daily and have fresh water available all day. Please inform the staff of any special feeding needs your pet may have.

Bedding and Things

We supply bedding for all of our guests. If you would like to bring your pet's personal bedding and/or other belongings for his/her stay we would be happy to have them. Please label all pet belongings. Unfortunately we cannot guarantee the condition of the beddings/belongings upon return.

Illness / Injury

Any guest showing signs of illness or injury will be examined by a doctor (if possible your pet's regular doctor). Treatments for these conditions will be prescribed by the doctor as needed and charges applied unless insurance is purchased. Every effort will be made to contact you concerning your pet's condition. The level of care given is the one designated on the Hotel Check-In Form.

Animal Hotel Services

"S.A.S." Or Special Attention Service

Our canine guests are exercised 4 times daily, feline and exotic guests are exercised 2 times daily. If your pet would enjoy additional playtime, socialization or attention such as brushing then he/she would benefit from Special Attention Service. This optional service is available twice a day for 1/2 hour. Puppies less than 4 months of age are required to have S.A.S. and the cost will be added to the hotel charges. Although we recommend S.A.S. for all puppies, it is REQUIRED for puppies 4 months of age and younger.

Hotel Pet Insurance

Should your pet develop conditions that may be associated with boarding, such as, vomiting, diarrhea, skin or eye irritation or respiratory conditions while staying at the hotel or for up to 3 days after returning home, Hotel Pet Insurance will cover the costs of treatment. This must be agreed upon at admission.

Complimentary Bath / Nail Trims

  • Dogs staying in the hotel for 5 or more nights will receive a complimentary bath and a complimentary nail trim.
  • Cats staying in the hotel for 5 or more nights will receive a complimentary brush out and a complimentary nail trim.

Rates

Feline: Standard Room $24.00 / night
Condo Suite $30.00 / night
Double Occupancy $42.00 / night
Canine: Standard Room (sm) $30.00 / night
Standard Room (md) $31.00 / night
Standard Room (lg) $32.00 / night
Deluxe Room (3x5) $35.00 / night
Double Occupancy $51.00 / night
Deluxe Suite (4x5) $37.00 / night
Double Occupancy $51.00 / night
Other: inquire at the front desk
S.A.S. (Special Attention Service) $9.00 / night
Boarding Early Admission or Discharge Fee $15.00 / day
Medications $5.00 / night
Hotel Pet Insurance $16.00 / stay
Daycare 7:15 am - 5:30 pm $25.00 / day

Please allow 1-hour "settle down" after returning home. Some of our guests are quite excited about going home and can become nauseated. Please keep food and water to a minimum during this time.

While you are away please feel free to call for check-up reports for your pet(s). If you have any questions regarding our services please don't hesitate to call.

Thank you for choosing Savannah Animal Hospital for your pet's needs. We are always interested in hearing your comments, suggestions, or criticisms. Please call our practice manager with any concerns.

Fill out and print the Animal Hotel Boarding Check-in form. Take it with you when bringing your pet.

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