Nicholas & Lucy

Caring, responsible animal lovers

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Reviews (5)

Katherine

Nicholas and Lucy were wonderful sitters. Our dogs, cats and fish were all happy and in great condition when we returned. And the house was immaculate with

Warrawee, NSW, Australia · 05 Oct - 12 Oct 2019
Alan

Nick and Lucy were simply wonderful.Nick arrived the evening before our departure and had dinner with us, familiarised himself with Ozzy and our cottage and

Henley on Thames, United Kingdom · 24 Sep - 02 Oct 2019
Cathelijne

Nicolas and Lucy have been absolutely wonderful. They took care of our house and animals for a month. Because we could not plan our trip completely we needed

Saint-Nicolas-de-Véroce, France · 29 Jun - 31 Jul 2019
GEmma

Nick was everything we could have hoped for to carry out our first "house sit" - he did a wonderful job of looking after our two cats and dogs. He and our

Servoz, France · 25 Oct - 29 Oct 2018
Mary

Nicholas looked after our house and 11 year old collie Freddie for 5 days. He was an excellent house sitter. Freddie was very relaxed when we got back and

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom · 19 Jul - 23 Jul 2018

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Rose

I have known Nick for 30 years and have always found him to be reliable, honest, clean and conscientious. His house is always a pleasure to visit. He has

Character reference · 20 February 2018

About

Nick is a British/Australian journalist who is giving up regular deadlines for freelancing and to spend more time travelling. Lucy is an artist who recently completed a Masters at the College of Fine Art in Sydney. We are both keen walkers

Why we want to house sit

We have been based in Sydney for 30 years and would welcome the opportunity to spend more time in Europe where our extended family live. We are well travelled and have always left our own home and pets in the care of sitters. This has

Our experience

We both grew up in the UK in homes where cats and dogs were part of the family. Nick's parents bred boxers in their spare time so he was kept busy with litters of up to nine puppies. Since starting a family of our own we have had cats and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Small pets

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

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

Profile details

Age
Nicholas 60 and Lucy 59
Occupation
Journalist and artist
Travelling
With a partner