About Sue

Our love of dogs started over 35 years ago when we had our first Rescue dog, and after that came our passion & love of Dalmatians & Chinese Crested Hairless dogs.

Dogs have always been part of our family, and your dog(s) will be treated the same, with lots of love and attention, and home comforts too. We have lovely walks nearby - very dog friendly, with lots of places to explore. Our home is dog friendly, with a secure walled garden - sadly we have lost all of our own dogs now to old age.

For a few years, I volunteered with Dalmatian Rescue, vetting homes, and fostering Dalmatians (to assess them before they went to their new homes).

Most of our dogs have been from Rescue Organizations, and over the past 35 years, we have fostered (temporarily & permanently) many dogs (including Crossbreeds, Belgian Shepherd, Spaniel, Chinese Crested & Dalmatians - one of whom was blind from birth), lots of whom went on to permanent loving homes.

I have been a trainer at several Dog Obedience Training Clubs in past years, and competed with my dogs Sam & Cid, in Obedience Competitions. I have also shown Cid, one of our Dalmatians, and Lennie, our Chinese Crested, at Breed Shows (including Crufts) in the 1990's.

Opening times for Drop Off and Pick Up are between 8am and 3pm, 7 days a week but we try to be flexible to accommodate your needs - just ask when booking.

Prices at Bank Holidays cost more than normal, so please use the message button to send your Dates and Drop-Off/Pick Up times, to obtain a Custom Quote.

We have a maximum of 4 dogs on any day/night, depending on the size of the dog, so as dates fill up very quickly, we advise early booking.

We must see a current vaccination certificate for all dogs, and first vaccinations must be completed at least 4 weeks before your dogs holiday with us - this does not apply to boosters.

All dogs must attend a Meet & Greet, prior to starting their FIRST holiday with us.

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  • Repeat clients: 19
  • Completed bookings: 169
  • Response rate: 98%
  • Response time: within a few hours
  • Cancellation policy for dog boarding: Flexible
  • Cancellation policy for other services: Flexible
If you have special time requirements, simply let Sue know.
Dog Boarding preferred times:
Drop-off from 8 a.m.
Pick-up before 4 p.m.
Dog Day Care preferred times:
Drop-off from 8 a.m.
Pick-up before 5 p.m.
  • Property type: House
  • Resident dogs: 0
  • Outdoor space: Garden
  • I have a car for emergencies
  • I can administer oral medications
  • Karen

    Riley and Roxi have had another wonderful holiday with Sue and Craig , their ever need is catered for, fab walks and lovely play times . Plenty of photos sent , so I know they are happy. With in turn gives me piece of mind , so I can relax and enjoy my holiday too 🐶🐶xxx

    20th September 2017
    Sue, dog sitter in Neath

    Roxi & Riley are gorgeous dogs, and we really love having them to stay - thank you Karen, for allowing us to care for them for you when you are away - we are already looking forward to their next holiday with us xx

    20th September 2017

  • Sali-Ann

    Both Betty and Pete had a great 1st stay with Sue & Craig; they had some fabulous walks and enjoyed every minute with their fellow dogs! Would highly recommend and will definitely go there again. Great also that you can see photographs and keep updated via Facebook too!

    30th August 2017
    Sue, dog sitter in Neath

    Betty & Pete are brilliant little dogs, and so well behaved - we can't wait for their next holiday with us xx

    30th August 2017

  • Abbi

    Absolutely brilliant! I couldn't fault Sue and Craig, they really cared for Charlie and gave us great feedback on how he had been. I was worried that he may cry as he gets quite anxious, but was so happy to find that not only had he not cried, he'd had a whale of a time and even made some friends! Thank you, we will definitely be using Sue and Craig for Charlie's future holidays :-)

    28th August 2017
    Sue, dog sitter in Neath

    Thank you - Charlie is a really sweet little dog, and we loved having him to stay. We look forward to his next stau with us xx

    28th August 2017

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