Ross & Jillian

“Ross and Jillian are the real thing - absolutely first class.” Owner Stephen, Malaysia

Jindabyne, NSW, Australia
9 Reviews

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7 external references

Reviews (9)


Remarkable professional caring couple that you should grab while you can! My home was impeccable upon my return. My two large dogs were happy and healthy!

Victoria, BC, Canada · 01 Dec 2019 - 01 Mar 2020

What a delight to meet Jillian and Ross. They loved and cared for our ‘senior citizens’ ,Milo and Sammy, and our home as if it were their own. Having a

The Entrance North, NSW, Australia · 14 May - 30 May 2019
Bev & Paul

We found Ross and Jillian to be very conscientious in looking after our home and animals. They took care of our home and yard during a very hot and dry

Sooke, BC, Canada · 15 Aug - 14 Sep 2018

Jillian and Ross were lovely to meet - we soon got to know them well! Ross is excellent with our dogs, they behaved much better when we got home than when

Bromsgrove, United Kingdom · 12 Jul - 22 Jul 2018

We had the pleasure of meeting Ross and JD while we were down under, just before they flew to Norway to take care of our house and cats. They are a lovely

Gjøvik, Norway · 28 Apr - 22 Jun 2018

References (7)


Ross and Jillian (JD) McKinney have rented an apartment next door to me while they have been working in Canberra for the last three years. They are a very

House & pet sitting reference · 26 May 2014


Ross (Canadian/Australian) and Jillian (Australian) are semi-retired professionals; Ross has worked in nature conservation management and Jillian in leadership development for both government and private industry. We love hiking, bird

Why we want to house sit

House-sitting around the world and befriending many people and their fur-pals, has added extraordinary depth and richness to our lives in recent years. It offers us the opportunity to have a variety of different experiences with the

Our experience

We have looked after other people’s homes and pets on many occasions in Australia, Canada, Mexico, US, Malaysia, Norway and UK, and have received all 5 star references. We own our own lovely home in the Australian Alps and appreciate the

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds


September 2020
October 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Ross 65+ and Jillian 65+
Nature Conservation Manager and Consultant (semi-retired) and Corporate Leadership Consultant
With a partner