Elaine & Barry

Mature, energetic, caring and responsible couple who love animals and respect other

Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Reviews (1)

Emma

Elaine and Barry sat for our very frail old cat for a long weekend. They arrived on time, were wonderfully accommodating and understanding of her

Presteigne, United Kingdom · 19 Oct - 23 Oct 2017

References (2)

Jo

Elaine is a very capable, trustworthy, reliable and genuine person who takes incredible pride in her own home. Elaine has looked after my house and my

House & pet sitting reference · 13 August 2017

About

Barry and I live in Brisbane Australia. Barry was born in London. His brother lives in Somerset and he has relatives in London and Hartfordshire. Due to my retirement we are taking a 12 month trip to England as it has been a longtime

Why we want to house sit

We want to see what it is like to live in the United Kingdoms country or county areas. We like the feeling of being in a home rather than a sterile rented apartment so that we can experience the real lifestyle offered in the UK. We also

Our experience

I have recently retired my job as a Facilities and fleet manager for the Government. My main role was to manage 3 city buildings and 12 regional offices. I spent a lot of my childhood on a diary farm and have wonderful memories of

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds

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

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Elaine 65+ and Barry 65+
Occupation
Facilities Manager and Insurance Broker / Self employed
Travelling
With a partner