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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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Your dog deserves the best dog walking service

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

If you are looking for a dog walking service or pet feeding, then you should consider the following to make sure that you are getting the best service for your pet. Here at Sweeney Dog York we believe we provide a great service that dogs love, but also a service that keeps them safe. We [...]

Be careful what you feed your dog this Christmas

Monday, December 13th, 2010

Its coming up to Christmas , and we all have too many treats and extra rich food. Be careful about giving your dog too many treats, as this can give them upset tummies and bowel problems. At Sweeney Dog we can advise our customers on keeping your dog healthy Remember also not give chocolate or grapes. Both these [...]

Pet Care Franchise – Do you want to run your own business in 2011

Monday, December 13th, 2010

Ever thought about running your own business, but were sure how to go about it and worried about the risk? Do you want to have the independence  of  managing your business? Would you love to work with animals and work outdoors? Sweeney Dog  are now offering  a pet care business that gives you the opportunity to share [...]