Reptile Boarding

You have a great holiday and we care for your pet.

We love looking after reptiles and getting to know the character of your pets.

Do you need someone to care for your
reptile while you are away on holiday?

The team at Evolution Reptiles shop love looking after reptiles and getting to know the character of your pets.

We are fully insured and have a dedicated area for boarding reptiles. Please book early as space is limited.

Please complete the enquiry form below or call us on 01865 372200 to make a booking or for more information.

A deposit (transferable) of 50% of the booking cost or of the full cost (if less than £30) will be required to make the booking with the balance payable at time of drop off. Deposits are non-refundable within a certain time frame. Please see the terms and conditions below.


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Reptile Boarding Price list


At Evolution Reptiles, we provide top-tier holiday care for your exotic pets. Our commitment to ensuring your pet’s well-being includes:

High-Quality Vivariums & Terrariums

   We offer spacious and well-maintained vivariums and terrariums to ensure your exotic pet has a comfortable and secure home away from home.

Thermostatically Controlled Heating Solutions

   Our heating systems are customized to meet the specific temperature requirements of your pet, ensuring their comfort and health throughout their stay.

Quality UVB Lighting

  We understand the importance of proper lighting for reptiles and amphibians. Our facilities are equipped with quality UVB lighting appropriate for the species to support your pet’s well-being.

Daily Health Checks by Our Experienced Team

   Our team of experienced reptile keepers conducts daily health checks to monitor your pet’s condition.

Detailed Husbandry & Hygiene Procedures

   We follow rigorous husbandry and hygiene protocols to maintain a clean and safe environment for your pet, minimizing stress and health risks.

Custom Food & Nutrition Plans

   We provide a personalized food and nutrition plan to ensure your pet receives the appropriate diet during their stay, tailored to their species and dietary requirements.

Evolution Reptiles 

Animal Boarding Terms and Conditions

Boarding Requirements

  1. Evolution Reptiles offers boarding services exclusively for selected reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates. We do not accept any other types of animals for boarding.
  2. All animals must be in good health and free from contagious diseases or parasites upon arrival at our facility. 

Reservation and Payment

  1. Boarding reservations must be made in advance. We do not accept walk in bookings. 
  2. A non-refundable deposit is required at the time of booking to secure the boarding spot.
  3. Full payment will be taken at the time of drop-off.
  4. Accepted payment methods include cash, credit cards or debit cards.

Cancellation Policy

  1. Cancellations made at least 7 days  before the scheduled drop-off date will receive a credit for the deposit amount to be used for future boarding services or as a store credit. 
  2. Cancellations made less than 7 days  before the scheduled drop-off date will be subject to a late cancellation fee of £50 or the cost of the booking whichever is the lower amount. Any balance remaining will be available to use as a store credit or towards a future booking 
  3. Cancellations made less than 48 hours before the scheduled drop-off date will forfeit the entire deposit.


Evolution Reptiles reserves the right to refuse boarding to any animal that appears to be in poor health or may pose a risk to other animals at our facility.

Personal Belongings

  1. Any personal belongings brought for the animals must be clearly labelled with the owner’s name.
  2. Evolution Reptiles are not responsible for any loss or damage to personal belongings left with the animals.

Feeding and Care

Evolution Reptiles will provide regular feeding and care as instructed by the owner. Special dietary requirements must be communicated beforehand.

Medical Emergencies

In case of a medical emergency, Evolution Reptiles will make reasonable attempts to contact the owner. If unsuccessful, we reserve the right to seek immediate veterinary care at the owner’s expense, plus travel time and expenses.

Pick up and Drop Off

Please see our collection and drop off times below. 

Drop Off Times 

  • Monday – Closed
  • Tuesday to Friday 10am and 5pm
  • Saturday9am and 5pm
  • Sunday  – 10am and 3.30pm

Collection Times 

  • Monday – Closed 
  • Tuesday to Friday  – Between 10am and 3pm
  • Saturday – Between 9am and 3pm
  • Sunday  – Between 10am and 3pm


A late collection fee of £25 plus the daily rate per day is payable upon a late collection.  

 If an animal is not picked up within 14 days of the agreed pick-up date and no communication has been received from the owner, Evolution Reptiles reserves the right to rehome the animal.


  1. Evolution Reptiles will take all reasonable care to ensure the health and safety of the boarded animals. However, we will not be held responsible for any illness, injury, or loss of life during the boarding period.
  2. Owners are required to sign a liability waiver before boarding their animals with Evolution Reptiles.

By boarding your reptile or amphibian with Evolution Reptiles, you agree to comply with these terms and conditions. We strive to provide a safe and comfortable environment for all boarded animals. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.