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Entrepreneur takes the woof with the smooth

Combining a love of animals and the great outdoors

20th August, 2017
Grainne Byrne, whose pet-sitting business has expanded to the point that she is taking on staff

Grainne Byrne left behind a career in public relations just over a year ago in favour of an outdoor vocation: offering dog-walking and pet-sitting services from her home in south Dublin.

“The recession was tough and I decided I wanted a different career,” she said. “I’ve always loved animals and I’ve been a member of a hiking club for nine years, and also climbed Kilimanjaro. So I decided to combine the two passions – dogs...

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