Elizabeth & Bruce

Elizabeth Macilwain

Adelaide, SA, Australia
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Reviews (6)

Dixie
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Thank you again for taking care of our home and Pepi and Jac, I was worried for Pepi but I didn't need to be she was still her happy self and I'm sure if

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Withcott, QLD, Australia · 09 Jul - 13 Jul 2019
Katie
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Elizabeth and Bruce were great house sitters, very easy going and flexible. We had to leave a day later than expected and they didn’t mind working around our

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  • poultry
Upper Brookfield, QLD, Australia · 28 Jun - 07 Jul 2019
Claire
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Elizabeth and Bruce came to look after our cat for a short 2 night sit at very short notice. Communication leading up and during the sit was excellent. We

  • cat
Brisbane, QLD, Australia · 22 Jun - 24 Jun 2019
Lisa
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Elizabeth and Bruce were perfect house/cat sitters. They are a friendly couple The house was left clean and tidy The cats were perfectly cared for, as were

  • cat
Kew, VIC, Australia · 30 Aug - 12 Sep 2018
Amanda
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Elizabeth was a perfect house sitter. She looked after the house, cat and garden for to weeks and it was great to come back to a happy cat and thriving

  • cat
Colchester, United Kingdom · 29 Jun - 14 Jul 2018

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Fran
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I have known Elizabeth for a number of years and have found her to be honest, reliable and completely trustworthy. I am myself a member of trusted house

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About

I am a retired ESL teacher. I am married to Bruce and have two adult children and two grandchildren. I love travelling, birdwatching, cycling, hiking, kayaking, learning Italian, reading, gardening, family history, and of course animals

Why we want to house sit

I love travelling and meeting people but I like to stay in places longer to really enjoy the experience. Last year I went to Sardinia and did 3 weeks of Italian. Then I went to Colchester, England and pet sat Daisy for two weeks. I

Our experience

I have had cats most of my life and enjoy their company. My last two cats have lived to at least 18 years and died of old age. At the moment I don't have a cat because I want to travel but I really miss having a pet. We have a blue-tongue

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • poultryPoultry
  • birdBirds

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • France
  • Italy
  • New Zealand
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Elizabeth 65+ and Bruce 65+
Occupation
Retired ESL Teacher and Seed Bank administrator
Travelling
With a partner