Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost for a walk?
The minimum 30 minute walk costs from just £6.50.
How long is the walk?
Walks are tailor-made to suit you and your dog.
Where are you based?
We are based in Haxby and Skelton.
Where do you walk my dog?
Dogs are walked in a suitable location around the York area.
How do you collect the dog?
We offer a FREE first meeting where we come to your house and meet you and your dog. We will collect a copy of your key at this point. Please use this visit to let us know about any specific services.
What areas do Sweeney Dog cover?
We cover the all areas in and around York Please call for further information for outside the York area eg Sheriff Hutton Easingwold Rufforth etc.
What is Pet Feeding?
Sweeney Dog Pet Feeding provides dedicated visits to your home, to look after your pet while you are away from home.
What is Pet Taxi?
Our vehicles comply with UK standards for animal welfare and we are fully licenced to transport animals in safety to vets, relatives or airports. Please ask about our pet passport service.
What are your terms and conditions?
Please click here for our terms and conditions before booking our services.
Are you police-checked?
Yes! All dog walkers are police-checked if they are to visit your home.
What do you do with my key?
Either Sweeney Dog can retain your house keys on file or you can have them returned, simply arrange with us when you arrive home. We take your security seriously. Keys are held in a secure locked box and are coded. Addresses and phone numbers are never attached to keys and the codes are kept separately. If you choose to leave your keys on file with us, we can be just a telephone call away in emergency situations, if you lose your keys, have them stolen or lock yourself out. If you are delayed getting home with heavy traffic or be unexpectedly called away on business, we can help you out by walking your dog.
How much is a house visit?
A house visit to check on your pets while you are away is from £6.50.