“It's a great alternative to using boarding kennels and catteries - and it's right here in York!”

“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!”

Sweeney Dog Pet Services

Archive for the ‘pet care business’ Category

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 [...]

Record month for Sweeney Dog Franchises

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

October 2012 has been a record month for  Sweeney Dog . The combined sales from pat care and pet food from all our franchises show the best month ever. One franchise showing a 50+%  increase in like for like sales compared to a year ago. A Sweeney Dog Franchise is great value @ £9995 and offers you [...]

Franchise opportunity that beats the recession

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

If you are looking for a new way of life and want to own your own business , then the Sweeney Dog franchise may be just right for you. One of our existing franchises has just posted like for like sales from last October to this with an increase of 54% on turnover. This includes both dog [...]

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 [...]

Recession Beating Business Opportunity

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

38% increase in new customers.  Just been checking the new customers that the Sweeney Dog West franchise has signed up over the past 6 months and it represents over 38% extra dog walks per week since June 2011. It just shows what can be achieved by having a great brand, a proven business model and through building [...]

Dog Care – dont use bathroom shampoo

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

We have come across a few  occasions where we have seen dogs that get very bad skin sores and rashes. This is the result of the owners washing their dogs with bathroom shampoo.This may contain additives, perfumes and astringents that are not suitable for dog hair and skin Pet care shampoo is specially formulated for a [...]

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 [...]

Great start for dog walking franchise

Sunday, August 21st, 2011

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Great times at Sweeney Dog

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Its been another great summer at Sweeney Dog in York. The two franchises in York are reporting a combined increase in business of over 30% compared with summer 2010. This follows the continuing trend of year on year increases. There are now 4 Sweeney Dog vehicles picking up and taking dogs for walks around York, as well as providing a [...]

Sweeney Dog at franchise show in Durham – 4th June

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Sweeney Dog are exhibiting their franchise opportunity in Durham City on June 4th 2011. If you live in the North East and would like to come and talk to us about our pet franchise then come along to the city centre. We started Sweeney Dog at the beginning of the recession and have developed a [...]