Jan & Ian

Animal lovers wanting to travel

Springwood, NSW, Australia

Reviews (6)

Juli

Wow. I am so lucky that Ian and Jan responded to my sit! I could not ask for better pet and home care. I feel badly for all future sitters as Jan and Ian

Millport, United Kingdom · 02 Jul - 08 Jul 2019
Sarah

Jan and Ian are such caring lovely people, they looked after our 3 dogs so well during our holiday that I think the dogs were a bit disappointed when we came

Bideford, United Kingdom · 29 May - 13 Jun 2019
Henri

A fabulous and fascinating couple, Jan and Ian were a real joy to have as house and pet sitters. Five-star ratings all round (with six for pet care). The

Gaillac, France · 08 Apr - 20 May 2019
Michelle

I couldn't have wished for a more caring and devoted couple to care for my 2 dogs. I knew from our first conversation that I would have absolutely no need to

Rotorua, New Zealand · 05 Jul - 14 Jul 2018
Beverley

Wow - this really worked for us - we went away for 3 weeks and had a fantastic time understanding that our dogs, Bonnie Skye and Islay had a wonderful time

Bidston, United Kingdom · 02 Jun - 26 Jun 2016

References (4)

Chris

I have known Jan and her partner Ian for a very long time. They are good friends, and have both attended me in my professional role as a general

Character reference · 21 May 2018

About

We live in the Blue Mountains just outside of Sydney, Australia. I am a retired social researcher. My partner, Ian, is a semi-retired freelance researcher with a visiting fellowship at the University of New South Wales. We are both

Why we want to house sit

These days we prefer to stay in an area for a while and get to know it well. Moving from place to place, hotel to hotel has absolutely no appeal now. We like to do our own cooking most of the time and having access to cooking facilities

Our experience

I have had nine house sits and on seven of them Ian has accompanied me. Five of them were with the House Carers agency. Three with Trusted Housesitters and one with another agency.  The first house sit I did was in Springbrook in a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Argentina

Profile details

Age
Jan 65+ and Ian 65+
Occupation
Retired Social Researcher and Freelance Researcher semi-retired
Travelling
With a partner