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    First Class Cattery, Dog Kennels & Pet Resort

    The Yarra Valley Pet Resort is a family operated and Award-Winning Pet Resort (we’ve been presented with the Service of the Year Business Award for seven consecutive years) caring for dogs and cats while their owners are on holiday or away at work.

    Owned and run by Paul and Julie since 2003 it is the leading animal resort in the area. The Pet Resort is perfectly located on 18 beautiful acres near Healesville, servicing the Yarra Valley, Badger Creek and the inner and outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

    If you are looking for a superior, loving, friendly and professional boarding services for dogs and cats, you simply can’t go wrong with the Yarra Valley Pet Resort.

    Why Choose The Yarra Valley Pet Boarding Animal Resort?

    Our family run dog kennels and cattery are a well-known holiday destination for discerning dogs and cats! Our boarding services for dogs and cats include the following:

    • A fully heated and air-conditioned cattery with toys, scratching posts, bird watching activities, exercise and one-on-one time with us, if desired.
    • Separate runs that are perfectly suited to our dog guests’ size and personality.
    • Dogs enjoy one-on-one time with us and have heaps of fun swimming in our dam during their nature walks.
    • Dogs also enjoy a minimum of 3-4 hours daily exercise and socialisation during their pet boarding holiday.
    • Dogs from the same family can stay together in larger runs.
    • We cater for pets with special needs, for example older pets and those on medications or special diets.
    • We pick up and drop off your pets as required.
    • We also offer a professional grooming service.

    We even offer Doggie Day Care at our animal resort for owners who don’t want to leave their dogs at home alone when they go to work or are enjoying the sights of the many tourist destinations of the Yarra Valley.

    Why not explore your options at Yarra Valley Pet Resort? Call us on 03 5962 5253 or send us an email today.

    Accommodation Services – Yarra Valley Pet Resort

    Hours of Operation: Pet Boarding Services

    • Melbourne Pet Boarding Services
    • 9.00am to 5.00pm 7 days a week.
    • We are closed Christmas Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.
    • We strongly recommend you drop your pet off before 2.00pm.
    • This allows them to settle in and meet the neighbours and have a nice meal before night sets in.

    Pick Up & Delivery Service Available

    • Melbourne Delivery and pick up boarding
    • A Pick up & Delivery Service is available in all areas in our specially fitted out van. Prices are available on application.
    • Charges range from $25 to $85.00 each way.
    • E.g. Chum Creek $25, Coldstream $35, Richmond $55, Northcote $65
    • The service is available Monday, Wednesday & Friday. It is not available on weekends, Public Holidays and between 23rd December and the 5th January.
    • Delivery and Pick Up boarding kennels

    Playtime and Nature Walks

    • Playtime and nature walks
    • For a small fee your dog can enjoy the individual attention of one of our attendants for a play session, play with Frizbees, play fetch etc, have cuddles or alternatively go for a walk around our lake.
    • Each session is of twenty minutes duration.
    • You can book as many sessions as you like for the duration of the stay.


    • For those who stay with us long enough (min. 5 days) are entitled to a complementary hydro bath. Dogs staying for shorter periods of time can be pampered with a warm hydro bath.
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