Animal boarding establishments

An Animal Boarding Establishment licence authorises a person to provide accommodation for other peoples dogs and cats, as described in the Animal Boarding Establishments Act 1964.

A Home Boarding Establishment licence is for when you wish to provide accommodation for other people's animals in your own home.


New animal boarding licence:

Renew an animal boarding licence:

New home boarding establishment licence:

Renew a home boarding establishment licence:


Ways to pay:

  • Pay online
  • Pay over the phone: 0161 770 6611 (select option 2).

An Animal Boarding Establishment Licence costs:

  • £127.50 (excluding VAT and veterinary charges)

Local licensed boarding establishments

Traditional boarding kennels and catteries

  • Leestock Cattery, 22 Chadderton Fold, Chadderton
  • Petsville Cattery & Kennels, Mow Halls Lane, Dobcross
  • Highmoor Kennels, Two Acre Lane, Strinesdale
  • Woodhouse Green Bdg. Kennels, Crime Lake, Woodhouses
  • Bardsley Fold Farm & Cattery, Ashton Road, Oldham
  • Nod Farm Boarding Kennels, 23 Cragg Road, Chadderton
  • Cuddles Cattery, 26 Warwick Road, Failsworth
  • Tanglewood, 99 High Street, Lees

Dog creches   

  • Dog-E-Dayz Daycare, Samuel Street, Failsworth
  • Waggy Warehouse, 17 Linney Lane Shaw

Home dog boarders 

  • Tammy Beard, 2 Halsey Close, Chadderton
  • Kym Hadfield, Wriggles Doggy Day Care, 17 Chew Valley Road, Greenfield OL3 7AF
  • Gillian Linnell, 20 Wall Hill Road, Dobcross
  • Amanda Stocks, 1 Heathfields Road, Uppermill
  • Saddleworth Home Minders (Host Family), 64 Course View, Oldham
  • Sownd as a Hownd, 22 Peveril Rd, Oldham, Ol1 4NG
  • Chris’s K9 Boarding & Walks, 128 Boundary Park Road , Oldham
  • Pet Au Purrs, Impawtant Pets Daycare and Boarding, 39 Gibraltar Street, Lees, Oldham OL4 5HN
  • Rosie Littlewood, Delph Dog Walking, Riverside Cottage, 3 Hindle Terrace, Delph, OL3 5JB
  • Alison’s Pet Care Services, Thorp Cottage, Thorp, Royton OL2 5TH
  • Chantelle Statham, 9 Top Street, Greenacres, Oldham, OL4 2DR
  • Kerrie Hulme, Walk and Wagg Ltd, 2 Chetwyn Avenue, Royton, Oldham, OL2 5UJ
Animal Welfare Team
Sir Robert Peacock House
Vulcan Street
Tel 0161 770 2244
Fax 0161 770 4481