Boarding Cats

Looking for Vacation Care for your Cat?

YAPS Boarding Kennels hope this page will be informative enough for you to make a decision on where to board your cat in Cairns Queensland Australia .. offering nothing but the ultimate in care and attention.

  • All cats are housed in individual kennels .. unless owners request that cats from the same family share the same accommodation .. each kennel has a clean comfortable cat house for your kitten/cat to snuggle up in.
  • All cats have a secure hygienic exercise area to romp or laze about in.
  • We provide special attention for our senior cats.
  • All diets are catered for and we will do our utmost to ensure that your pet is fed as close as possible to his/her normal diet at home to avoid upset tummies and settling in problems.
  • If your cat requires medication during its stay please label each item with
    -Full name of your pet
    -Clear instructions example dosage rates, times etc
    Fees Do Not apply to medicate your pet.
  • Cats in season are boarded only by prior arrangements.
  • An on call Vet is available 24 hours a day .. however every effort is made to contact your own Vet Clinic if your pet has a problem .. in the case of emergencies our Vet will be notified for expediency.

Vaccinations Compulsory:

  • For the health and safety of your pets .. all cats must be fully vaccinated.
  • Pets must be vaccinated at least 14 days prior to entering for boarding.
  • Proof of vaccination must be sited by kennel staff prior to acceptance for boarding.
  • Worming and Flea treatment of all cats is recommended before boarding

Minimum Vaccination Requirements:

  • Cats: F4

Inspections are Welcomed:

  • Open Daily 7 days a week (except Xmas day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.
  • Between 9am – 4.30pm 7 Days a Week


  • Fees are calculated on a daily rate.
  • 1 Cat $15.00
  • 2 Cats sharing 1 kennel $26.00
  • Due to Penalty Rates on Public Holidays a Public Holiday Fee of $10.00 a day for each animal will be charged (for the Public Holiday ONLY)
  • Charges start the day your cat/s arrive and on the day of collection if picked up before 12 pm there is no charge for that day .. after 12 pm charges will apply for that day.

Your enquiry is welcomed.

Please ensure that all sections on the boarding form are completed before hitting submit as any blank sections left the form will not be submitted

If you have not had a response by email or phone within 48 hours please contact our office on 40576373 during business hours

Cat Boarding Form