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Premier pet boarding nestled off I-5 between Salem and Albany in Oregon

Over 50 acres of beautiful grassy fields and ponds available for nature walks, exercise, swimming and community playtime. Here at Ankeny Hill, our goal is to provide a clean, safe, and welcoming environment for your cat or dog.

View of the ponds at Ankeny Hill Resort and Boarding

JJ's Journey: The Unbelievable Life of JJ, The Therapy Dog

by Tracy Calhoun

Available through amazon.com

Read this heartwarming memoir of a nurse and her dog and their combined efforts to bring peace and consolation to humans in times of crisis and grief. A remarkable story and a tribute to a great dog.

Here at Ankeny Hill, we are proud to call JJ a friend. One of her favorite playgrounds is our property. In 2016, JJ was inducted into the Subaru Pet Hall of Fame and much of video was filmed right here at Ankeny Hill Resort & Boarding! See the video >>

You call also visit JJ's Facebook page and keep up to date on on her recent activities.



Our basic large breed boarding package includes indoor/outdoor runs with daily exercise in our spacious outdoor yards. Our small breed basic boarding is set up for a home experience inside, offering special inside and outside play areas.Twenty-four hour live monitoring of your pet is an option with individual video in select kennels. For cats and kittens we have luxurious "condos" offering larger condos for multiple friends staying together. Your pet will also enjoy comforting music and special attention from our family staff.

Here at Ankeny Hill we want everyone to have a wonderful experience and be eager to return!

For guests over 35 lbs (approximately), we have indoor/outdoor kennel runs. All outdoor runs are covered with access doors so your pet has the freedom to move indoors and outdoors. Included in our basic stay is morning and afternoon playtimes outside in our half-acre fenced yard. Additional walks, community playtime with other guests, swimming plus much more are available to personalize your pet's stay! We provide bedding but you are welcome to bring your own as well as any favorite toys.

Our smaller visitors will stay inside in a room attached to our office where have houses set up with bedding and toys. We offer an inside and outside play area where they will have access throughout the day to play.

Cat condos are designed for comfort, space and cleanliness. We offer two sizes a single condo and a deluxe condo for multiple guests staying together. Our cat condos are 3 stories with a litter box in the bottom, middle section with bedding, food and water. The top shelf provides an area for your cat to perch and enjoy viewing his surroundings. We provide toys and beds, but you are welcome to bring your own as well.

We feed Purina products. You are more than welcome to use our food, however if your pet has a special diet, or any allergies, we recommend bringing your own food.


Rates per Day
Boarding single
          Additional pet sharing basic boarding 10
Boarding single with video 45
Cat condo 18
Swimming, 30 minutes 10
Nature walk, 30 minutes 10
Individual time, 30 minutes 10
Community playtime, 1st initiation with a trainer 15
Community playtime, after trainer proofed 5
Medication dispensing 2
Bath under 25 lbs, short/long hair 15
Bath over 25 lbs, short hair 25
Bath over 24 lbs, long hair 35
After hours pickup 25

Info & Directions

889 Ankeny Hill Road SE, Jefferson OR 97754

Phone: 503-400-1886 (office), 503-341-8145 (cell)

Mon thru Sat 8am-6pm; Sun 8-9am and 5-6pm

Email: ankenyhillresort@icloud.com

Heading South on I-5: Take exit 243 and turn right at stop sign. Follow Ankeny Hill Road a few hundred feet to the entrance gate to the property on your right.

Heading North on I-5: Take exit 243 and turn left at stop sign. Cross the bridge over the interstate. Follow Ankeny Hill Road a few hundred feet to the entrance gate to the property on your right.

Satellite view of Ankeny Hill Resort and Boarding

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you. Please direct your questions or comments to us using our secure contact page >>

The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog.

—M.K. Clinton