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“Sweeney Dog can walk your dogs when you are away. Your dogs will love it and it means you don't have the expense of putting them into kennels!”

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50,000 dog walks since we started walking Yorks best dogs

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Sweeney Dog have now walked over 50,000 dogs since we started in 2008. We are unique in York having our own private dog walking area , which is divided into a field and an all weather surface. We’ve walked miles  along scenic walks and along the river Ouse, and enjoyed baking hot summer days and [...]

Great Feedback on Sweeney Dog food

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

We have been getting great feedback on our own brand dog food. “Our dog loves the food, he now cant wait to be fed and its all gone in seconds, which make a change on his old food” – Salmon & Potato “I dont know whats in the food , but my dogs fur is [...]

Sweeney Dog in York – private dog walking area

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

All dogs walked by Sweeney Dog in York can use our private field .  We have just had the grass cut and these two boxers are have a great time with the football. Its great exercise for them in a safe fully fenced area. Football Skills

Looking for a change of lifestyle?

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

I was out near Beningbrough Hall near York yesterday walking some dogs and reflected on the change in lifestyle I have had in the last few years. beats being in an office Gone are the days of endless meetings and office life and I now have a successful thriving business (22% growth in turnover in [...]

Understanding your dogs bark

Saturday, December 17th, 2011

I came upon this article on this internet and thought it offered some useful pointers to try ing to understand what your dog is saying to you and other dogs. Unless you’re the proud of owner of a Basenji (the non-barking dog breed) there is every chance that once in a while your dog lets [...]

Inspirational Quotes about Dogs

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Everybody thinks great things about their dog, and here at Sweeney Dog we love ours.  Here is a selection of inspiratinal quotes about dogs from across the world. I hope you enjoy them! Inspirational Quotes about Dogs Here are a few of my favorite quotes about man’s best friend: * “I care not for a man’s religion whose [...]

Tip of the day – Microchipping

Friday, September 16th, 2011

All dog owners should get their pets micro-chipped, collars slip off and if your dog runs off you will stand a much better chance of getting them back if they are chipped. If you haven’t got your dog chipped yet, we recommend you arrange for this asap. Here at Sweeney Dog we have a trained Micro-chipper . We aim [...]

80% higher activity than this week last year

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

Its been another good week at Sweeney Dog in York. The combined activity for both the York East and York West franchise’s are over 80% higher than the same week in 2010. This continues the trend that we have had over the past 3 years, showing consistent growth year on year. September is always a growth period for Sweeney Dog, so we [...]

Safety of your dog is our first priority

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

The other week I saw a dog walker put 5 dogs into their vehicle, no cages, no ventilation, no sun screen, no water. If the driver had to brake sharply or gets stuck in a trafiic jam on a hot day, these dogs are at risk. All vehicles used by Sweeney Dog have ventilation systems, all have [...]

Testimonial

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

“Reliable, helpful, punctual, caring. I would definitely recommend Sweeney Dog” S.J.D. York