Ellen & Damien

Mature couple with lots of house/pet sitting experience

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
10 Reviews

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Reviews (10)

Adrian

We can only echo what everyone else has already said about Ellen and Damien - fantastic house and pet sitters, very reliable with their communications and

Sevenoaks, United Kingdom · 31 Mar - 09 Apr 2018
Tanya

I would recommend Ellen and her husband to anyone wanting wonderfully reliable and trustworthy petsitters! My recently rescued cat Zena was well looked

Saint Kilda, VIC, Australia · 24 May - 31 May 2017
Rochelle

Ellen and Damien are a total find, and exceeded every expectation I had! They stayed in my home for a month (during a snowy winter no-less - I believe their

Boston, MA, US · 01 Feb - 26 Feb 2017
Laura

Ellen and Damian were wonderful. They kept us well informed and were very detail oriented in caring for our dog during their stay. They also left the home in

Cleveland, TN, US · 29 Dec 2016 - 01 Jan 2017
Pamela

Ellen & Damien are a lovely couple - thoughtful, considerate and clearly animal lovers. They did a fabulous job of taking care of our home and pets. We

Nashville, TN, US · 23 Dec - 26 Dec 2016

References (5)

Andrew

Ellen has worked for me for a number of years and is extremely trustworthy, organised and reliable. She is very fond of animals, as I am, and would look

Employment reference · 07 October 2016

About

Hi. I’m Ellen and I’m looking for a house/pet sit in Canberra in March 2021 while our own home is being renovated. Normally my husband and I sit together, but this time I’ll be sitting mainly alone so I would prefer to work with a smaller

Why we want to house sit

We have travelled quite a lot since we retired and we have lots of housesitting experience and great references. This time we’re looking for a sit in our hometown while our house is being renovated.

Our experience

"They took amazing care of our dogs, Daisy (10 yrs, Blue-heeler) and Jackrum (11yrs but acts about 4 yrs, Border-collie mix). The dogs got plenty of cuddles, long walks, and trips to the beach. I think the dogs were sad to see them go!"

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish

Availability

April 2021
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia

Profile details

Age
Ellen 64 and Damien 59
Occupation
IT Professional (Retired) and Project Manager
Travelling
With a partner