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Pesky Husky

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Meeting House Farm | Staintondale, Scarborough YO13 0EL, England
+44 1723 870521
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Disappointing

At least the weather was good. The rest of the day consisted of us being told off by a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kirsty p
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Amazing educational experience

A fantastic way to exercise and get to know some lovely animals. Everyone loved it , although not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rebecca H
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London
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Situated between Scarborough and Whitby in the North York Moors National Park, Pesky Husky is a unique experience for any visitor. A family-run business with over 30 years of experience of the breed, Pesky Husky was set up in 2007, when our aims were to provide a centre where people could learn about the amazing qualities of the oldest breed on the planet, and how they are simply like no other dog. We also aim to provide a loving home for our dogs throughout their whole lives (having rescued about a third of our pack from unsuitable homes), by giving them the opportunity to do what Huskies are supposed to do- run! With 30 sled dogs for you to meet, we provide a range of exciting experiences, including Husky Trekking; a sport which gives you the opportunity to drive your own team of dogs on a two wheeled scooter around our purpose built trekking course, with its two exciting down-hills. For those who want a more relaxed session we can tailor your session to suit your individual abilities.Pesky Husky also offers Husky Hiking all year round; a walk with the dogs through the open countryside, using specialist belts and equipment specifically designed for sled dogs. A fun and unique activity, this is perfect for families with children, walking groups, or anyone who wants to meet and spend some quality time with these amazing animals! We also offer combined sessions of Trekking and hiking for the complete Husky experience.These activities all include a full kennel visit, instruction, and equipment, and are available all year round, 7 days a week. We also do various other activities- from children’s parties to kennel visits, meaning there really is something for everybody! Prices start at £15 and we can provide gift vouchers as well as bookings. Please ring for availability and details.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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“dog lovers” (9 reviews)
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Meeting House Farm | Staintondale, Scarborough YO13 0EL, England
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+44 1723 870521
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Reviewed 1 week ago

At least the weather was good. The rest of the day consisted of us being told off by a very ittitating and rude woman, not being able to do what we paid for and not receiving a refund for what we weren’t able to do

Thank kirsty p
michael p, Owner at Pesky Husky, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I don't believe this is a genuine review there is absolutely no detail to it, the fact that it says " the rest of the day" when that length of time is not appropriate , makes it very suspicious

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fantastic way to exercise and get to know some lovely animals. Everyone loved it , although not for those who can’t keep up ! We learned about how difficult it would be to keep one of these beautiful creatures and after walking them you...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The last reviewer is 100% right in everything that was said. Debbie is a lovely, friendly, warm hearted person, and we were taken back by how wonderful a person she is, given everything that had been going on outside of pesky husky. We visited one...More

Thank KristianB1991
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Deb was very friendly and gives each guest an introduction to all of her huskies during the "kennel visit" portion of the visit. She also explains what goes into taking care of the dogs, and how labor-intensive it can be. Not surprisingly, most of her...More

Thank 16samanthay
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Bit of a shame really, pictures and rating on trip advisor are pretty good so I booked a husky walk for my wife's birthday with a lunch! As this was our second husky experience, we were really looking forward to meet the huskies and go...More

2  Thank James L
michael p, Owner at Pesky Husky, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Words fail me on this one, not even worth repying to, it takes all sorts, trouble is some people just try to be a bit too clever given a key board to tap away on !!

Reviewed 29 September 2017

What a unique experience. The huskies are so beautiful and well looked after, went for a hiking experience as I decided I was not fit enough for the trekking, despite slight drizzle, the countryside is beautiful. My Daughter came too for a kennel visit but...More

1  Thank 558Dolly
michael p, Owner at Pesky Husky, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

This more than answers the review headed :More bad than good: dont you think, thank you very much for this very accurate review .

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We spent a wonderful few hours with Debbie and her huskies and took a hike on her farm with two special dogs. We will definitely return as soon as possible.

Thank 255AndyJ
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

What an amazing day myself and my son have had today!! Both went hiking which was a lovely leisurely stroll and my son trekked (be warned that when told that trekking is not for the faint hearted it's not!! Balance, confidence and fitness are essential!)...More

Thank tcooper116
Reviewed 21 August 2017

My girlfriend and I had a great time at Pesky Husky and it was certainly a fun and different experience to try in lovely surroundings. We did the hiking and the trekking. The latter requires some fitness (we both found this completely fine, if you...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My son and husband had been bought vouchers for the husky hike as birthday gifts. A group of us went along and the rest us of us did the kennel tour. It was an amazing experience, the huskies are so well cared for and Debbie...More

1  Thank chope0805
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marilyn1947
10 August 2015|
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Response from Lissy C |
Sorry this is late but you MUST pre-book and get there on time (at LEAST 10 mins early) and there isn't anything to eat on site as it's a working farm but there is a pub just down the road (not been there myself as it was... More
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