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Welcome to Fairfield Pet Lodge, previously known as Fairfield Kennels & Cattery. We're a family owned and operated boutique country Pet Lodge providing experienced Dog Training, Doggy Day Care, Boarding Kennels & Cattery for all your pets, with the highest level of care for their home away from home holiday experience. Located in South Auckland we are 7km from Clevedon, a comfortable 20 minute drive from Howick, Beachlands or Maraetai and on a main route to the Coromandel Peninsula. For those travelling abroad we are only 37km from Auckland International Airport. 

Our facility is spread over five stunning hectares including lush paddocks, large garden areas and mature trees. Secure behind electric gates, it offers a safe, healthy and caring environment that your pets will love. Whether you are looking at day stay or want long-term boarding when you are away, you will find that Fairfield has a number of affordable solutions for your peace of mind.

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Due to demand from our customers, we now offer boarding for a range of pets which is why we have re-branded as Fairfield Pet Lodge from May 2017.

Hours: 8-10 am & 4-5 pm 7 days a week. Inspections welcome by appointment.
Peak Seasons: 20 December – 10 January and Easter weekend.
Parking: Available near Reception for Boarding Kennels & Cattery.



Here at Fairfield it's a very special pet lodge with a relaxed, friendly and informal atmosphere where  the care and welfare of your pet is of prime importance, along with our commitment to our Sustainability Mission to further enhance our environment and your much loved pets stay.

We achieve this not only by providing boutique country purpose built accommodation and using environmentally friendly practices, but by ensuring that every guest receives lots of human contact and attention. With us your pets are cared for as if they were our own, their welfare and happiness are our top priority.

We're safely nestled in the picturesque countryside of South Auckland, close to Papakura, Clevedon, Beachlands, Maraetai, Hanua Ranges, Kauri Bay and the well known coastal village of Kawakawa Bay. Our unique setting guarantees your adored pet a happy, healthy holiday with clean fresh New Zealand country and coastal air.


Fairfield is a family owned and operated pet lodge which has been in existence for over 40 years. Anton, his wife Crisna and their daughter Ashlee have a deep love for animals that enables them to provide an outstanding one on one personal service where possible for all their clients and their pets. 

Anton served nearly 15 years in the Police force with 12 of those years as a dog handler. His extensive training covers an abundance of areas, such as Psychology of Canine, Obstacles and Agility, Command Delivery, Open Area Search, Scent Theory, Tracking/Trailing, Article and Building Searching, Tactical Policing, Medical and First Aid/Care, Feeding and kennel management.