Moon Dog Lodge

Moon Dog Lodge…. A guest ranch for dogs, Offering: Outstanding alternative day care and boarding.

Shadow Moon Dog Lodge is a one of a kind private 20 acre ranch that is located in the lovely valley of Tumalo just 15 minutes north of Bend. We are a small scale service offering exceptional free form (off leash) social exercise through our unique alternative (to traditional kennels) communal program. Moon Dog Lodge provides care for large and medium (no smaller then 35lb) breeds & mix breeds. Our program, with its high standard of care and safety protocols provides families with a solid, safe, and loving top-notch dog care service.

Mission: To nurture your dog’s body, mind, and spirit

We are dedicated to the culture of canines honoring the animals they are with educated awareness, understanding, and trustworthy leadership. This ultimately equals love beyond measure.


PawFor literally thousand of years, the dog has been humankind’s closest ally. It was almost certainly the first animal to be domesticated, and perhaps no other species has been so useful to us, so loyal, nor so well loved. Dogs have guarded our homes and livestock, helped us hunt food and destroyed vermin, rescued people who have been caught in avalanches or lost, aided police and customs officers, guided the visually impaired, alerted people of seizures, detected illness, served polar explorers and even assisted in wartime and outer space! Probably their greatest and most enduring role, however, is that of devoted companion.

Auggie & FinnB dog bumsAnd they remain just that, our devoted companions, through the thick and thin…

“Sharing Good Friends, Good Spaces, & Good Love”