Samford Pet Resort


Ph: 07 3289 1600

Samboot Pty Ltd (ABN: 15010067295)

The Samford Pet Resort, previously Samford Boarding Kennels and Cattery was established in 1985, by Garth and Karen De Bruin whose aim it was to provide a home-away from-home for Brisbane’s dog and cat population. Today Samford Pet Resort run by their son Blake De Bruin (Managing Director)

The Samford Pet Resort is set on 40 picturesque acres overlooking the Samford Valley (just 21km from Brisbane’s CBD) they set out to create the unique Samford Pet Resort.

In Oct 2000 they opened their five star Dog Boutique Suites, with own room TV, Air-conditioned, bed, chairs and pillows, and three years later opened the Pussy Villas, for the very spoilt cats, own room, TV, Large scratching poles, beds air-conditioned and own outside Garden Atrium.

Blake De Bruin bringing new concepts and ideas in management and IT has seen the Business win The Quest Business Achiever Awards for 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and becoming a Quest Hall Of Fame winner plus for 2007, 2008, 2009 has won the PIA (Pet Industry Association) Dogs Life Magazine Best Boarding Facility in Australia.

The De Bruins are continually improving their services and Accommodation to meet the needs of their customers, and strive to provide a safe and caring environment for the Pets in their care.

Samford Pet Resort’s Mission

The Samford Pet Resort are Pet Care Professionals we are continually improving our services and Accommodation to meet the needs of our customers at the highest calibre, for the Pet Care Industry, and strive to provide a safe and caring environment for the Pets in our care.

Location map

As founding members of the Association of Pet Boarding and Grooming (Qld) Inc, Blake, Garth and Karen take pride in upholding the Association’s code of ethics. Samford Boarding Kennels are also members of the PIAA (Pet Industry Association of Australia) and members of the ABKA (American Boarding Kennel Association).

Samford Pet Resort

Samboot Pty Ltd (ABN: 15010067295)