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Posts Tagged ‘dog walking’

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

Good home needed for elderly jack russell – Can you help?

Friday, August 12th, 2011

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