Melinda & Tim

Adventurous Aussie couple, professionals, practical, very experienced with animals, ready

Gold Coast, QLD, Australia

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Yvonne
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This was my first sit with Melinda and Tim. Everything was fantastic, the animals were content and happy, the house and garden just as I left them, thank

  • dog
Callas, France · 13 Jun - 21 Jun 2019
Melissa
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Mel and Tim did a wonderful job of looking after our animals and the house while we were away. Although we struggled to communicate before their arrival they

  • cat
  • poultry
Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval, France · 02 Jun - 12 Jun 2019
Alastair & Annie
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We are so grateful to Mel & Tim for their commitment to 3 weeks, looking after our furry collection. All communication was excellent beforehand and during

  • dog
  • cat
  • small pet
Falmouth, United Kingdom · 10 May - 01 Jun 2019
Constanze
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Melinda and Tim were great guests to sit - timely arrival, good company to get to know and very easy going and interesting conversation. Super chilled out

  • cat
Leymen, France · 18 Apr - 22 Apr 2019
Lucy
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Mel and Tim were my 1st ever house sitters for my dogs, so I was a bit apprehensive. As soon as I met them all my worries faded away and I knew my fur

  • dog
  • fish
Bideford, United Kingdom · 08 Apr - 17 Apr 2019

References (4)

Michael and Julia
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Melinda and Tim have minded our house several times and we have no hesitation in recommending them to mind your house and pets. She has cared for our dogs

Employment reference · 17 January 2019

About

We are animal-loving, eco-minded humans who love to meet people, explore places and try different ways of life. We are 54 and 60, non smoking, healthy, long-term travellers from the Gold Coast in Australia. As long-time pet and home owners

Why we want to house sit

After a corporate acquisition resulted in Tim being made redundant, it was time to take stock. In doing so, we realised we are at a sweet spot in our lives, where we have finished raising kids and building careers, but we still have our

Our experience

After completing a few house sits we are convinced that we want to keep doing this for a while. That means we need to keep building on our positive references and maintain our credentials, which is your assurance that we will do a great job

Pet care experience

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

Availability

July 2019
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August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
Melinda 54 and Tim 61
Occupation
Medical technician and Writer
Travelling
With a partner