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HOURS ARE STRICTLY:  8.00 - 10.00 am & 3.00 - 5.00pm Everyday


IMPORTANT we are CLOSED to the public --25 DEC - 2 JAN
ALL pets boarding over Christmas/New Year will need to be checked in before the 24th Dec and collected from the 2nd January

Easter Sunday, ANZAC Day (AM) &  ALL Monday Mornings (AM) of any Long Weekend.

We Feed Natures Goodness: "Grain Free", with on artificial Colours, flavours, or preservatives
We also sell 20kg bags for $125.00 - BARGIN PRICE





Just like a Hotel, a full day is charged regardless of arrival time, as once your beloved pet(s) are in our care it becomes a chargeable.  The day is run over a 26 hours timeframe from 8am until 10am the next day 

We recommend an AM arrival, especially if it would be your dogs first stay in our kennels, to give your beloved pet time to settle.

Morning departure 8.00am  -  10.00am -  No charge for that day
Afternoon departure 3.00pm  - 5.00pm -   Charged as a full day.


During peak season ie & 20th December- 11 January we charge for all days booked regardless of Check-In or Collection times.

Once confirmed, we regret we must charge for all days booked irrespective of late drop-off or early collection. A deposit may be required.

Dogs need to be in by 10.00am to be listed as receiving a Dinner for that day.  


 Breeder/Exhibitor of  New Zealand's Winning Japanese Spitz
    Japanese Spitz Breeder of the Year : 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019
 No.1.  Show Dog of the Year : 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019
 No 1. Best of Breed:  2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019
Best Japanese Spitz Australasian 2018!!



Our 7.00am start is very early compared to most kennels throughout NZ, allowing us to toilet the dogs quickly.

Warm Indoor kennels, north facing with 9 large grass outdoor paddocks.

We provide quality care for the young and restless to the old and retired, so let your pet check us out!

Sparkling clean "Individual" kennels/cattery with solid painted walls keeping privacy between dogs & any noise disturbance to a minimum.

Small groups of dogs within a similar age, nature, size and breed.

All Cleaning Products used are Eco-Friendly where ever possible

Huge believers in ""Raw Food diets"" so welcome to bring this in for your pets stay

Experienced dog handlers selectively socializing dogs during exercise times

Our feline friends have their own Individual accommodation ideal for those who require their own space. This also enables us to feed Special Diets and as we are all aware cats DONT get along, making your cats stay a very relaxing holiday.

At Christmas/Easter cats may share with one other cat.

All food, beds provided in the pricing with GST included.

We are recommended by Veterinarians, so rest assured we can cater and adhere to any special requirements for your loved ones.


We take care of the Young & Old , Medications and Specials Diets given free of charge
   No pet will be accepted without a current vaccination certificate.
DOGS must be vaccinated with a 5 in 1 Vaccination - 3 YEARLY
Leptospirosis & K9 Cough - 1 YEARLY
  CATS must be fully vaccinated for 3 in 1 Vaccination -  3 YEARLY.

 All pets must be wormed and deflea prior to boarding. Management reserves the right to administer worming/flea products if deemed necessary.



After 60 years of allowing viewings at our kennels/cattery we are Stopping All viewings from the 1 October 2016 due to the new Government Imposed Health & Safely laws 2016.

Our business is deemed a High Risk with the many varieties of animals in our care and we will not be allowing this risk to be passed onto our customers.

Our team are very skilled at working with high-risk animals, you are not. We are not prepared to pay the government's enormous fines if anything was to happen to you while viewing.

There are photos in a drop box below Boarding and Daycare in the Header bar at the top of the Website & we are looking at getting an open to view video installed 



Payment on arrival by Cash/Eftpos/Internet banking
    """"""""Sorry we dont have Credit Card"""""""""


Ethical Breeder Award Winner
Overnight Boarding

Overnight Boarding

At Albany Pet Resorts all our guests are housed individually and we specialise in social skills and recreational play groups.

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Doggy Day Care

Doggy Day Care

The use of daycare allows you to go about your daily activities knowing your pet is safe, having fun and socialising.

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Japanese Spitz Breeder

Japanese Spitz Breeder

Albany Pet Resort are honoured to except the Ethical Breeder Award for Japanese Spitz.

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Breeder/ Exhibitor of New Zealand's winning Japanese Spitz "RUNNER UP BEST DOG in the 'DOG OF THE YEAR' ANSUDA 2013 & 2014 Competition"

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Fully operated by a Qualified Vet Nurse & Rural Vet Technician, you can be confident your pet will receive quality care and attention.

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Albany Pet Resort, Boarding Kennels & Cattery 113 The Avenue, Lucas Heights, Albany North Shore, Auckland.

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