Welcome to Swillyvalley Boarding Kennels & Cattery
Your pets 'home from home' in beautiful Donegal

CHRISTMAS ARRIVAL/ DEPARTURE & OPENING TIMES 2018


Although we are open for guests throughout the Christmas & New Year holidays, arrival & departures will be limited to the following days & hours -


Christmas stays are for a minimum of 4 nights and will include the following days -

 

Last arrivals 11-12pm on SUNDAY 23rd DECEMBER

CHRISTMAS EVE - CLOSED

CHRISTMAS DAY - CLOSED

BOXING DAY - CLOSED

THURSDAY 27th DECEMBER - OPEN FOR ARRIVALS / DEPARTURES 11am - 1pm / 2pm - 5pm



NEW YEARS EVE / NEW YEARS DAY


New years stays are for a minimum of 3 nights and will include the following days - 


Last arrivals for New Year stays 12-1pm on SUNDAY 30th DECEMBER

MONDAY  31st  NEW YEARS EVE - CLOSED

TUESDAY 1st JANUARY NEW YEARS DAY - CLOSED

WEDNESDAY 2nd JANUARY - back to porridge!  - see our winter opening hours


A word of thanks from us.......

To all our repeat guests.... it has been lovely to have you stay with us again this year...much fun was had by all!......and to all our newbies we extend a huge welcome to the Swillyvalley family!  To those friends whose loved ones crossed the rainbow bridge this year...we loved having them to stay and we will always remember them.


We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our wonderful friends & guests a Happy Christmas and fantastic new year.


We look forward to welcoming you all to Swillyvalley again in 2019


UP TO DATE VACCINATIONS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR YOUR PET TO STAY WITH US! A VETS CARD SHOWING THESE MUST BE PRESENTED ON ARRIVAL.

ALL DOGS MUST HAVE THE KENNEL COUGH NOSE DROP VACCINATION, PLEASE ASK YOUR VET ABOUT THIS!

OFFICE HOURS


 WINTER SEASON 1st October - 31st March


For inquiries & bookings please call our office during the following hours:


Mon - Fri: 10am - 1pm / 2pm - 6pm

Sat: 11am - 1pm / 2pm - 5pm


We are CLOSED for lunch 1pm-2pm daily


Sunday: Our office is CLOSED for bookings

answering service available


 

ARRIVALS & DEPARTURES


Arrival/departure times Mon-Sat are during our office hours.....please see above......except for Sundays.....


Arrivals/departs on Sunday: 12pm - 1pm / 4pm-5pm


Arrivals /departures outside these times may be possible, depending on the season, please inquire & we will do out best to accommodate you where possible.

UP TO DATE VACCINATIONS / ANNUAL BOOSTERS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR YOUR PET TO STAY WITH US


WE CANNOT RELAX THIS POLICY UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES!


See our vaccination page for information on our policy, if you are unsure if your pet is fully covered, please ask when you call or consult your vet

 AT SWILLYVALLEY  BOARDING KENNELS & CATTERY, A WARM IRISH WELCOME AWAITS YOU & YOUR BEST FRIEND!

SWILLYVALLEY IS SITUATED IN THE BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE OF EAST DONEGAL, CLOSE TO THE VILLAGE OF BRIDGEND & ONLY 5 MINS FROM THE CITY OF DERRY/LONDONDERRY.

      WE OFFER PROFESSIONAL, SAFE & RELIABLE ACCOMMODATION FOR YOUR PET IN A PEACEFUL ENVIRONMENT. 

WE UNDERSTAND HOW DIFFICULT IT CAN BE TO BE APART FROM YOUR PET. THE WELFARE & HAPPINESS OF YOUR PET IS OUR PRIORITY, ENSURING HAPPY HOLIDAYS FOR ALL WITH NO GUILT INVOLVED. 

WE CARE WHEN YOU CAN'T BE THERE!

ABOUT US

SWILLYVALLEY SHOW KENNELS WERE ESTABLISHED IN 1975 BY MARY ANN ANDERSON. FOR OVER 35 YEARS MRS. ANDERSON WAS INVOLVED IN SHOWING, BREEDING AND JUDGING AT NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL LEVEL, MANY DIFFERENT BREEDS SUCH AS AUSTRALIAN SILKY TERRIERS, YORKSHIRE TERRIERS,IRISH WOLF HOUNDS,OTTERHOUNDS, BEAGLES, CHINESE CRESTED, MOST NOTABLY, NORWEGIAN ELKHOUNDS, AND OUR RECENT ADDITIONS PORTUGESE PODENGOS.

            'SWILLYVALLEY' NORWEGIAN ELKHOUNDS ARE FAMOUS THROUGHOUT IRELAND & GREAT BRITAIN HAVING PRODUCED CRUFTS CHAMPIONS, IRISH, ENGLISH & INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONS FROM SWILLYVALLEY BREEDING.   

IN THE 1980'S THE SHOW KENNELS WERE EXTENDED TO OFFER BOARDING ACCOMMODATION TO THE PUBLIC AND IN THE LAST DECADE, THE ADDITION OF A PURPOSE BUILT CATTERY.

 HERE AT SWILLYVALLEY WE PRIDE OURSELVES ON OUR SAFE, HYGIENIC AND SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION, THE FRIENDLY WELCOME WITH WHICH WE RECEIVE ALL OUR 'HOLIDAYMAKERS', AND THE LOVE AND CARE WE GIVE EACH INDIVIDUAL PET. 

WE AIM TO PROVIDE YOUR PET WITH A 'HOME FROM HOME' DURING THEIR STAY, ENSURING THAT EACH RECEIVES AS MUCH CARE AND ATTENTION AS THEY WOULD FROM THEIR OWN 'FAMILY'!  WE HAVE MANY SATISFIED FRIENDS WHO RETURN TO US YEAR AFTER YEAR.

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WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOUR PET SOON AT SWILLYVALLEY

SWILLYVALLEY is Fully Licensed by Donegal County Council   

We have been ISPCA Inspected & Approved.