Barbara

Excellent communicator and considerate carer

Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Reviews (11)

Sarah

Barbara is extremely self sufficient and welcomes the opportunity to explore the local area. She communicates very well and we felt very comforted knowing

Wicklow, Ireland · 04 Jul - 04 Aug 2019
Eleanor

Barbara was great - a brilliant sitter. She got in touch quickly, and offered to come and meet us before the sit, even though we only needed help for a

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom · 04 May - 06 May 2019
Anthony

My pets were very happy on return, well looked after. Barbera was a pleasure to meet and left the house very tidy. No concerns came up she did a great job

Crondall, United Kingdom · 23 Apr - 28 Apr 2019
Jo

This was our first experience of using Trusted House sitters.com. Barbara was brilliant! She came to meet us and our 2 dogs before her stay, I was

Crockham Hill, United Kingdom · 16 Apr - 22 Apr 2019
Cathy

Barbara was lovely to deal with communicated very promptly. She was comfortable with our crew of 4 very different dogs. We came home from our getaway to a

Bangalow, NSW, Australia · 02 Mar - 06 Mar 2019

References (2)

Helen

I have known Barbara for many years. She is an honest, straightforward, organised and caring person. I have visited and stayed with her. Her own

Character reference · 02 November 2017

About

I'm loving house sitting and making new friendships, animal and human. It's brought a whole new dimension to travel which often used to be focused on work outcomes. With a son and daughter-in-law in the UK (both veterinary surgeons) and a

Why I want to house sit

A passion for meeting new families and pets, exploring new regions, a love of adventure - following 20 years in Australia's Northern Territory, and before that a decade in Singapore. It's incredibly rewarding to provide an excellent service

My experience

Over the past two years my charges have included farm animals on smallholdings, dozens of dogs, and some wonderfully aloof cats who often mellow into a fond relationship. Personal pets have ranged from soft-hearted Bagheera, the black

Pet care experience

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

Availability

September 2019
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October 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
65+
Occupation
Justice of the Peace and Licensing Commissioner
Travelling
On my own