Urban Tails: Posh Cat Boarding in Vancouver

Thu, Mar 18, 2010

Boarding & Care

Urban Tails

There’s no place like home, but if I had to board my cats, this is where I’d want them to be. Urban Tails in Vancouver, BC offers some of the most luxurious cat boarding accommodations I’ve ever seen. Kitty may not want to come home after a stay here!

Urban Tails

Urban Tails’ spacious cat suites are fitted with multiple levels of climbing shelves with an attic for napping way up high. Some suites have an outdoor view so kitty can keep busy watching the world. When cats board, they are allowed out of their suites to play in the big play rooms with Bird TV and cozy blankets by the fire (yes, a real fireplace!) All the rooms have separate ventilation systems to reduce the spread of airborne illnesses (how smart!)

And of course, there are adoring staff members who cater to kitty’s every need. You can even add on a special pampering package, including amenities like organic catnip, fresh cat grass, appetizers at dinner, reflective heat beds, and their own special toys!

Urban Tails

While you are gone, you will receive daily emails and photos so you can see just how much kitty is enjoying her little getaway.

Urban Tails also offers in-home cat sitting services, which I’m sure are just as special as their boarding services.

Thanks to Lisa for telling me about this place.

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13 Responses to “Urban Tails: Posh Cat Boarding in Vancouver”

  1. 1
    Leslie

    This is great!!! Wish I had one in my town.

  2. 2
    Karin

    I love the TV. These photos are so cute. One reason I love Modern Cat is because of the wonderful photos you use of cute kitties. They cheer me up every day!

  3. 3
    elle

    I live in Vancouver, and I would love to send my kittens to Urban Tails when I’m away, but they don’t like to leave home, so I use their cat sitting services instead. Urban Tails is great!

  4. 4
    jo-anne

    My gal Gretchen will be staying at Urban Tails for three weeks in April. I went to visit them this week and their space is lovely. I”m darn nervous about my baby being away from home but I’m sure she’ll be just fine!

  5. 5
    jmuhj

    Wow, Urban Tails looks great (and those cats look VERY happy and comfy, especially the yawning marmie!). There’s a Cat Hotel near us that has five-star rating, but we never travel. Never.

  6. 6
    Courtney W.

    I think cats would feel more at home at Urban Tails than most other boarding places. It’s very considerate that pictures and emails are sent to the cat owners to let them know how everything is going. That would help assure me that my cats are in good hands so I wouldn’t spend my nights worrying about them.

  7. 7
    Elizabeth Berrien

    Wonderful! I love the fireplace, too!

  8. 8
    Terrie

    That place looks amazing! I’d love to work in a place like this :)

  9. 9
    Melanie

    Another great place in the Vancouver area is Cat Paws Inn (http://www.catpawsinn.ca/index.html). I’ve taken one of my cats there because she doesn’t like staying home alone with our 2 younger terrors! I love this place because it’s a nice country break for my urban dwelling kitty!

  10. 10
    Rebecca

    How awesome! I wonder how many clients they get? Is it for cats only? We have a swanky dog/cat resort near us (very similar with the fire place and HD critter TV), but I can’t imagine Twiggs would feel comfy with dogs barking near her.

  11. 11
    Sue

    WHAT A GREAT PLACE. MY CATS ARE HOME BODDIES, BUT I THINK A PLACE
    LIKE THIS WOULD BE GREAT AFTER A FEW DAYS. LOVE THE TV AND OUTDOOR
    SPOTS TO LOOK OUT. MINE ALL LIKE TO SEE OUTSIDE. DON’T LIVE CLOSE,
    BUT MAYBE A CHAIN WOULD BE IN THE FUTURE. (MEOW-TEL 6)

  12. 12
    juliaandromios

    Bonjour, Charming to tie you, I am Julia

  13. 13
    patricia barrett

    My kitties have both boarded at Urban Tails and have lived at home (when I lived in Vancouver and was visiting elsewhere) under Jen’s care. The last stay was for three months and ‘Charlie’ was almost bored by my presence. She soon became my adoring pal again but she was one happy kitty at Urban Tails.

    Zoe was there for almost a month (the place I was staying in was unsafe for her) and on that occasion I was able to visit her often. She was always happy to see me but she was clearly also very happy at Urban Tails. I could not recommend them highly enough. I can’t imagine anyone not being delighted with all aspects of the facility and even more importantly, the staff. They and it are wonderful.

    Patricia


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