Kate & Rob

Active Pet Loving Non-Smoking Professional New Retirees

Mona Vale, NSW, Australia

Reviews (7)

Sarah

Rob and Kate did a wonderful job looking after our house and 2 Spaniels. The dogs were walked regularly and they coped really well when Coco found a way to

Witney, United Kingdom · 10 Aug - 22 Aug 2019
lucinda

Kate and Rob are a lovely couple who looked after my 3 dogs, 2 cats, 3 hens, home and garden beautifully for 2 1/2 weeks this summer. They stayed in touch

Pewsey, United Kingdom · 09 Jul - 28 Jul 2019
Geraldine

It was lovely to meet Kate and Rob and we felt very comfortable leaving them to look after our home. They kept in touch during our week away and on our

Guildford, United Kingdom · 28 Jun - 06 Jul 2019
Rachael

Kate and Rob are a charming couple who looked after Hector and the house for a month. Hector took to them after a few days (and he is a fussy cat!) and the

Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom · 08 May - 04 Jun 2019
Neil/Jan

Rob and Kathy stayed with us the night before we left, Rob took us to the airport,they gave us pictures and updates throughout the time we were away, and

Redcliffe, QLD, Australia · 04 Mar - 16 Mar 2019

References (7)

Bruce

I have known Rob and Kathy Haines since they moved up from Melbourne and Rob joined our Rotary Club, now the Rotary Club of Upper Northern Beaches, in

Character reference · 10 December 2015

About

During 2016, we spent over 6 months house-sitting in Australia and the UK. Until very recently we have always had pets in our home:- dogs, cats, mainly, but other animals the children brought home and became part of the family. In fact

Why we want to house sit

Now we are retired in Australia, we are looking to see more of Australia, Europe and the UK, and house-sitting is perfect for us, allowing us, between sits, to visit family and friends in the UK. In addition, this also give us the

Our experience

Rob retired in 2015 and, during 2016, we spent over 6 months enjoying house sitting in both Australia (Sydney, Perth and Melbourne) and in the UK (Near London, West Country, Yorkshire and Wales). Since September 2018, we have been

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

December 2019
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January 2020
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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
Kate 65+ and Rob 65+
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner