Colin & Barbara

Highly adaptable and experienced Dutch/Aussie sitters

Ashby, NSW, Australia

Reviews (5)

Lynne

Colin and Barbara looked after our 5 cats whilst we were away in Spain and we returned to happy contented cats and a very tidy house! They were very easy to

Haywards Heath, United Kingdom · 20 Oct - 25 Oct 2017
Sarah-Jane

Colin and Barbara were excellent! They kept our little home beautifully tidy and looked after Gizmo with such love and care. They kept in contact both before

Sutton, United Kingdom · 13 Oct - 20 Oct 2017
Pippa

What a find! Colin and Barbara, were looking after our dogs/hens and house for three weeks. We came home to a tidy house and very happy animals. I couldn't

Stirling, United Kingdom · 16 Sep - 11 Oct 2017
Maria & Nicolas

Colin and Barbara are wonderful housesitters! They took great care of our dog and our cat. They daily kept us updated with pictures and stories about our

Gent, Belgium · 20 Aug - 15 Sep 2017
Anne

Colin and Barbara cared for our pets and house for 5 weeks, and we left without worries, and came back toa tidy house, beautiful garden, and happy pets. We

Trévignin, France · 15 Jul - 17 Aug 2017

References (1)

Julie

I was very fortunate to have Colin and Barbara house and pet sit for me for a month in 2016. I regularly engage sitters to cover for me when I am taking time

House & pet sitting reference · 18 July 2017

About

Well-travelled, Dutch/Aussie/English couple: non-smoking, no criminal record, very experienced sitters, clean& tidy, quiet, reliable, nature and animal loving, good sense of humour. Since a few years now we own land in the beautiful

Why we want to house sit

We love housesitting because it allows us to really experience the new places we are visiting, whether it is Australia or overseas. We always prefer taking our time to get to know a place and housesitting gives us a chance to see what a

Our experience

We're confident housesitters and highly adaptable. We are a Dutch/Aussie couple in our 40s and have already looked after many houses, plants, gardens, pools and pets and some farms and cattle in both urban and remote rural areas in

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia

Profile details

Age
Colin 47 and Barbara 46
Occupation
Travel Writer and Travel Writer
Travelling
With a partner