Take a break and enjoy your holiday while we take care of your pet at Animal Aid's Boarding Kennels and Cattery in Coldstream. We are a dedicated and professional team of compassionate animal lovers. We pride ourselves on providing a safe, happy and relaxed environment for your best mate to call their home away from home!

Our services include:

  • Boarding of cats and dogs
  • Optional hydro baths
  • Professional grooming service
  • Pick-up and delivery – prices vary based on location
  • Doggy day-care
  • Exercise and play time
  • Special packages for your precious pooch or puss

Located in picturesque Coldstream, gateway to the Yarra Valley, the Animal Aid facility is also home to our Vet Clinic and Grooming Salon, with our dedicated team available to assist with all of your pet's needs. Premium quality dry foods as well as a variety of high quality canned foods are on the menu and large exercise yards provide a secure space for those who like a bit of a run.

The Coldstream boarding facility was established in 1983. Animal Aid began operating the business in 1999 and has maintained a large base of satisfied clients who bring their treasured pets to stay during their extended holiday or for just a short stay. Read their testimonials here...

Our staff receive ongoing training in gentle handling methods and understanding animal behaviour, enabling them to provide a safe and caring environment for your pet. Our high level of professional service and care gives you the peace of mind to leave your pet with us knowing that they are in good hands.

Opening hours

We are open every day, Monday to Sunday 8:30am to 4:30pm (closed Public Holidays)

  • Animal drop offs and pick-ups will be accepted between 8:30am and 3.30pm
    Times outside these hours may be negociated, please get in touch with the team if required.

Site inspections are welcome between 11am and 2pm.

If you are new to Animal Aid's Boarding Kennels and Cattery, you may have a number of questions for us. We have a list of common questions with answers for you here. That said, most people tell us how comfortable they feel once we have spoken to them so please feel free to call our Boarding team on 9739 1988.

 All profits from our Pet Boarding support the care and adoption of the homeless pets at Animal Aid's shelters