What our clients have to say about us... READ MORE HERE

"Christine was absolutely amazing! I moved from the south island and she made everything so much easier for me and my 2 boys when the stress levels were high...

"Gigi loves Christine at Sentry Hill Cattery the perfect cat hotel, highly recommend, amazing environment and care xx" - Lisa 

"Absolutely fabulous place to take your pets! My cat Merlot was well looked after and loves going there ' would highly recommend!!" - Sheena

Welcome to your cats home away from home!

Our secure and modern cattery was purpose designed and built December 2016. 

Set on a lovely rural lifestyle block and conveniently located at 318 Mountain Road, State Highway 3A, we're the perfect choice whether you are heading North or South. 

We are only a few minutes from the New Plymouth airport, and handy to New Plymouth, Bell Block, Waitara, Inglewood or Stratford.

A pick-up and drop-off service is available for our guests also! 

Open 7 days a week for pre-arranged drop-offs and pick-ups. 8am-10am and 4pm-6pm. Closed Christmas day.

Cattery features:

 Fully insulated

 Heat pumps for warmth

 Air ventilation system

 Lovely rural setting

 Secure outdoor areas

 Vet available 24/7

 Individualised care

 Very high standard of hygiene

 Individual units

 Family units

 2 semi-communal areas

 Isolation units available


Photos of our guests 2017-2019  

Photos of our guests 2020 +

Photos of our facilities


Meet our team:

Graeme & Christine

Your hosts Christine and Graeme are passionate about animals and animal welfare. They have years of experience owning and breeding both domestic and farm animals. Christine has certificates in Pet Nutrition and Pet Psychology. Both have completed pet first aid courses.


Kirsty is a valued and respected part of our team and has been with us since 2017. An amazing pet photographer with many of the photos on this site being her work. Kirsty comes from a farming background, and animals and their care and well-being have always played a large part in her life.


Our resident fur baby and chief mouse-catcher.


Viewing of our cattery is more than welcome by appointment during or outside our usual hours. 

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