Madeleine & Barney

Australian Animal Lover heads to Europe!

Noosa Heads, QLD, Australia

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Muriel
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Madeleine and Asher came to stay and look after Eska and Zidane for about 11 days. Eska our dog is wonderful with people but sometimes challenging with

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East Finchley, United Kingdom · 17 Oct - 30 Oct 2018
Lauren
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It was so wonderful to have Madeleine and her son Asher stay at our home while we were away. Our fur-kids were so well looked after, with our energetic hound

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Worcester Park, United Kingdom · 02 Oct - 15 Oct 2018
Ian
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Madeleine and Asher did a wonderful job of looking after, and even continued training, our energetic and lovable staffie cross whilst we were away for a week

  • dog
London, United Kingdom · 18 Sep - 26 Sep 2018
Rita
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This is our first full week using a house sitter. Our 2 yorkies were in excellent hands with Madeleine and her son, Asher, for a week. She has excellent

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Friern Barnet, United Kingdom · 10 Sep - 18 Sep 2018
Elisabeth
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Madeleine and her sons stayed for a week and we could not be happier. They were very flexible in arriving the day before so we can meet and drop off the keys

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Barcelona, Spain · 17 May - 22 May 2018

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Shirley
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Madeleine is a wonderfully warm and caring person who is extremely passionate about the welfare of creatures great and small. I have had the pleasure of

Character reference · 10 January 2017

About

Hi, I am an animal lover and behaviourist and very experienced sitter! I have a Masters in Environmental Science (Animal Behaviour/Wildlife Ecology) and a Certificate 3 in Dog Behaviour and Training. (I was previously an Occupational

Why we want to house sit

I regularly have housesitters to our place to care for our many animals when we go away for the occasional holiday and have found it a wonderful arrangement for all involved.

Our experience

I spent most of last year housesitting in Europe through Trusted Housesitters to be near my young son when he started his ballet training in England last year. We just loved it (various of the family joined me at different times over the

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • reptileReptiles
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Croatia
  • Montenegro
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Madeleine 50 and Barney 61
Occupation
Animal-assisted Therapist/Farm manager/Occupational Therapist and Psychiatrist
Travelling
With a partner