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Posts Tagged ‘dog walking harrogate’

Welcome Melody to the Sweeney Dog Club

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

We started walking a 3  yr old Newfoundland called Melody . I was worried that she was going to pull me over in the snow and ice , – she is a strong dog and pulls on a lead Poor girl is in season at the moment so we are giving her one to one [...]

Why A Sweeney Dog dog walking Pet Care Franchise is worth considering

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

When we set up Sweeney Dog nearly  2  1/2 yrs ago  we always thought that the way to expand was through the franchise route.  Our backgrounds couldn’t be more different, Phil was a groomer and Bernard an accountant.  Yet what we both saw was that even during a recession, if you get the right business model , and make [...]

Happy Birthday Sophie

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

We have been walking  and feeding Sophie twice a day for a year.  Sophie is a little 12 year old Jack Russell who loves to be out and having a go0d smell on her walks. Her owner is an elderly lady that needs help to get Sophie out and about with dog walking. She has been all over with The Sweeney Dog Team, [...]

Want a Dog Walking Business? talk to Sweeney Dog

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Sweeney Dog are now recruiting for new franchisees to spread the successful model across the UK . At a special discount price of £9995+vat you not only get a successful business model that is already turning over £7000 per month and is well ahead of target to reach £8500 per month by the end of year 3 [...]

Springer Spaniel Playing in Snow

Sunday, December 5th, 2010

This Springer called Sol was a rescue dog , and is not great at socialisation with other dogs. He doesn’t mind other dogs but he just loves playing with sticks and balls. You have tom be very careful throwing sticks so they don’t fall and injure a dog or that they might stick in the ground and the dog might run [...]

Irish Wolf Hound Auditions for singing competition

Sunday, December 5th, 2010

I was out walking a couple of  dogs early this morning and I took this video clip of a singing Irish Wolf Hound called Guinness. He was enjoying himself so much in the snow , he just stopped and gave me an impromptu performance. Cant tell exactly what tune it is but Guinness seems to know. [...]

Irish Wolf Hound enjoying the snow with Sweeney Dog

Sunday, December 5th, 2010

We may not like the snow , but all the dogs seem to love it. Even Sophie (an elderly Jack Russell) how is very reluctant to step out of her door , but with a little encouragement , she is soon bouncing around in the white stuff. Guinness is a 5 year old Irish Wolf [...]

Snow doesn’t stop Sweeney Dog – dog walkers York

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Despite the awful weather here in York , Sweeney Dog have been out every day picking up and walking customers dogs. People (and their dogs) rely on our services and we will endeavour to always get to your dog or to feed your cat. Even though it has been blizzard conditions this week, a dog [...]

Happy to see a difficult dog progress

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

I have just been to see a dog we used to walk about a year ago. It was re-homed as it bad habit of running away and staying out for 24 – 48 hours. You couldn’t tempt it back with food , it just loved being able to run free. We helped him to be [...]

Normal Dog Behaviour

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

It is very normal for dogs to greet other dogs by wanting to smell them – especially the rear end. I heard a story today that a dog owner complained to another owner that her dogs were sniffing her dog.  this is perfectly normal behaviour and should not be considered aggressive behaviour. All Sweeney Dog staff have [...]