Burglars targeted four properties across a Sheffield suburb at the weekend.
All of the break-ins happened in the south east of the city.
Burglars sneaked into a home in Manor View, Halfway, through an insecure door at 2.45am on Sunday.
Police said the homeowner's dog woke them and the thief fled empty handed.
Thieves snapped off a lock at a property in Skye Edge Road, Skye Edge, between 11pm on Saturday and 9.20am on Sunday.
They stole electrical items, a watch and keys.
A garage was broken into in City Road, Manor, and a cycle bike stolen sometime between midnight and 6pm on Sunday.
Burglars broke into a shed in Madehurst Road, Heeley, and stole a lawnmower between 6pm on Friday and 7am on Saturday.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.