Islip (near Kidlington)
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Holiday Burrows is a family run business providing a top-notch small pet holiday boarding service for guinea pigs and rabbits throughout Oxfordshire. We've been looking after animals for as long as we can remember, so you can be safe in the knowledge that your pets are in good hands and that they are having a great holiday too!
Our aim is to provide a personal yet professional service and to be as accommodating as possible.
We have a range of hutches measuring from 4 to 6 feet in length, all of these are kept in a covered area sheltered from the wind and rain, the fronts are covered over with blankets at night for added security and to prevent draughts. All hutches are thoroughly cleaned and disinfected between stays.
We have a number of Ferplast 100 cages (approximately 100cm x 60cm), suitable for guinea pigs and dwarf rabbits. These are kept in a heated/insulated shed with a radio softly playing the animals' favourite tunes.
We have a number of sizable, purpose-built outdoor runs (all visible from the house) which visitors can make use of (depending on weather conditions and availability). Shade, water and a small 'play-house' will be provided for any animal making use of these.
Food & Water
We ask that owners bring enough of their pets' dried food to last the stay. We will supply daily fresh fruit/veg and provide unlimited hay. Water will be provided via either a standard rodent water bottle or bowl (depending on preference) in both hutches and outdoor runs.
We generally use a newspaper under-layer with either hay, straw or pine shavings as a substrate, if you'd rather we use a different type of bedding for your pet(s) just bring a supply along with you at the beginning of the stay and we'll use that instead. All hutches are frequently spot-cleaned and get a complete change of bedding on a weekly basis.
We have a number of sizable outdoor runs (all visible from the house) which visitors can make use of (depending on weather conditions and availability). Shade, water and a small 'play-house' will be provided for any animal making use of these.
Guinea Pigs - £9 per hutch/cage per day*
Rabbits - £11 per hutch/cage per day*
Anything else (inc. long stay/multiple hutch discounts) - please enquire!
*Please note due to high demand we have a minimum charge of 5 days boarding (£45 for guinea pigs/£55 for rabbits).
Holiday Burrows is conveniently located in Islip (near Kidlington), 15 minutes north of Oxford/10 minutes south of Bicester. We're only 5 miles (via the A34) from junction 9 of the M40 so if you're heading north we're likely to be right en-route!
For more information please see our website or give us a ring.