Sinead

Sinead A.

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Online Training

Passionate Dog Walker & Trainer

0 repeat guests
5 reviews
Accepts Repeat Weekly Bookings for:
Dog Walking
Response rate: 100%
Last seen 3 days ago
About Sinead
My name is Sinead Archbold and I am a certified Pro Dog Trainer (AbsoluteDogs). Growing up on a farm, I have always had a love of animals big and small. I now have two dogs of my own - Rocket and Phoebe. They are the reason I decided to study dog training and learn more about dog reinforcement and force-free training. I am a strong believer in positive reinforcement.

Certification through AbsoluteDogs means that I will be armed with dozens of games to keep your dogs entertained when we are out and about. I also understand that not every dog is comfortable with strangers, so I am happy to meet you and your dog out on a walk or come to your house for an introductory meeting or two. I'm happy to work with dogs on any kind of diet and give medicine or supplements as needed.

I am available for dog walking and if you so choose, I can work on simple behaviours with your dogs like recall, retrieve or loose lead walking. I have experience transforming a dog who pulls on their lead to a dog who chooses to stay nearby. Rocket used to pull on his lead like a steam train but through games and positive reinforcement, he now often checks in with me when we are walking. Alternatively, I also offer in home training sessions for you and your dogs. I can arm you with games that will improve your dog's confidence, optimism, self-control, focus and engagement.

Services Available:

- 30 minute Dog Walk (optional: loose lead or recall training): $30 (extra dog: $10)

- Dog training (45 min session in your home or chosen venue & 3 week training plan)

- House Visits ~15 mins (check food/water, toilet and play games with dogs): $20 per visit (or $30 for two a day)

Feel free to contact me with any questions and I will get back to you as soon as possible.
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Owns pets
Pets Accepted
Small Dog
Medium Dog
Large Dog
Giant Dog
Puppy
Cat
Bird
Rabbit /
Guinea Pig
Sinead's Home
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Fenced backyard
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Household
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Pets sleep indoors
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Pets sleep outdoors
Policy
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Cancellation: Flexible
A full refund will be offered to Pet Owners if they cancel up until the day before the booking at 12 noon. After which Pet Owners will be charged 50% of the total booking value.
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Accepts last-minute bookings
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Reviews & Testimonials
5 reviews
Liz T.
Pet Sitting - May 11, 2021
Sinead kept in touch with me regularly. I love my dogs and miss them so much when I’m away so it was so nice to have some reassurance they were okay! Thank you Sinead!
Helen R.
House Visiting - Mar 15, 2021
Fantastic
Morgan G.
Dog Walking - Jan 19, 2021
Sinead is friendly and easy to deal with; she was responsive to our late request for dog walking/play for our dog Morris. Morris loved Sinead and she provided us with regular updates. I would recommend her and will use her again. Thanks again Sinead!
Karen Z.
Pet Sitting - Nov 24, 2020
Sinead was amazing-I can't recommend her enough. She went above and beyond with Buddy, even doing some training with him. Buddy adored her, too. She was polite, curteous, and took excellent care of Buddy. I will definitely be booking her again soon!
Service & Rates
Overnight Pet Services
Pet Hosting
At Sitter's Home
not offered
Pet Sitting
At Pet's Home
$ 52 / night
Daytime Pet Services
Pet Day Care
not offered
House Visiting
$ 20 / visit
Dog Walking
$ 30 / walk
Dog Grooming
not offered
Dog Training
$ 59 / session
Transport
Pick Up - Drop Off
not offered
Emergency
Transport
Available