Entrust Your Small Animals to Our Pet Boarding Specialists

in Lancaster, North Lancashire

Worried about getting someone to look after your pet while you’re away working or on holiday? Look no further than Hest Bank Kennels’s pet boarding for complete peace of mind. Our caring and experienced staff will treat your rabbit, hamster, guinea pig, or other pet with the love and devotion they deserve. At our happy and relaxed facilities in Lancaster, North Lancashire, we take pride in delivering excellent pet boarding services at reasonable prices. Get in touch today for further details.

Purpose-Built Indoor Hutch

Providing the right facilities for all types of small animals, we give high priority to stimulation, foraging, and social contact for your pet’s happiness and general wellbeing. We provide quality accessories and also keep our hutch clean with Defra-approved disinfectant before and after each pet’s stay.


We provide:

  • Cages and Hutches
  • Food Bowls
  • Water Bottles
  • Litter Trays
  • Dust Baths
  • Toys and Accessories

Please note that small furries – such as hamsters, degus, rats, gerbils, and mice – only board in their own cages.

Feeding Care

We provide a high-quality complete diet containing balanced amounts of protein, carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals, we ensure fresh water and forage is available daily. Additionally, any fruit and vegetables are thoroughly washed before feeding. If you desire, we will use your own supply of feed and accessories to ensure your pet does not suffer any stress from change.

Collection and Delivery

We offer a collection and delivery service for all small animals throughout North Lancashire and the surrounding areas in our own chauffeured vehicle. Charges are available on request and bookings must be made in advance.

Health and Vaccinations

We ask that you mention any recent injury, illness, or any disability when you leave your pet with us. Bespoke requests including treatments or medicines are administered as per your veterinary surgeon’s instructions. No extra charge is made for this service. We will always ensure that they receive that special care for their condition.

Safety, Security and Insurance

All small animals boarding with us are covered by our fully comprehensive insurance for the duration of their stay. For the safety and security of your pet, we ask that all pets are brought into reception in an adequate secure cage or animal carrier.

Convenient Pet Boarding

Our team specialise in pet boarding solutions for small animals

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What Our Customers Say


“Well Care for, Exercised, and Safe”

“Our rabbits spent the week here whilst we were on holiday. They were well cared for, exercised, and safe in a secure building and we would have no issue boarding them here again.”

Darren Hunt


“Great Place, Great People”

“Great place, great people for looking after your little furry friends.”

A Harkett


“Five-Star Service”

“Collected our four rabbits and tortoise yesterday after having a 10-day holiday. Highly recommended, spotless holiday accommodation for all our pets, and they were all happy and well-fed and watered. Five-star service. I’m re-booking for next year!”

J Wilkinson


Small Animal Boarding Prices

Here is a list of boarding rates for the most common small animals that board with us. If you require boarding for additional species, please get in touch?

Type of Animal Own Cage Price/Day Two Sharing Price/Day
Mice £3.00 £4.00
Hamster £3.00 £4.00
Gerbil £3.00 £4.00
Degu £3.00 £4.00
Rat £3.00 £4.00
Chinchilla £4.00 £6.00
Guinea Pig £6.00 £10.00
Rabbit £6.00 £10.00
Ferrets and Polecats £7.50 £13.00