Tim & Bear

Early retired active couple wanting to look after your house and pets. Non-smoking, clean

Launceston, TAS, Australia

Reviews (17)


Once again Tim and Bear housesat for us and as usual, they were just great!! Our two dogs just love them and we came home to a sparkling clean house, mowed

Thornlands, QLD, Australia · 06 Sep - 24 Sep 2018

I couldn’t ask for better care, love for my two little dogs or attention to my home. Bear and Tim were excellent house sitters leaving my home in a better

Runaway Bay, QLD, Australia · 08 Aug - 29 Aug 2018

Bear and Tim are the absolute best house/pet sitters ever! We were gone for almost five months and during that time Bear and Tim lovingly cared for our

White Bear Lake, MN, US · 30 Dec 2017 - 28 Apr 2018

From the first moment we met Tim and Bear we knew all would be well. They made sure they arrived and stayed with us for a few days before we left on our

Kelowna, BC, Canada · 12 Nov - 03 Dec 2017

We were absolutly delighted to have Tim and Bear house and pet sit for us for a second time for 8 weeks in Sept/Oct 2017. They looked after the house and

Thornlands, QLD, Australia · 29 Aug - 04 Nov 2017

References (7)


Tim and Bear Dare were previously Puppy Raisers for Royal Guide Dogs Tasmania. As part of this process, a thorough assessment is undertaken of the

House & pet sitting reference · 17 December 2013


We are an early retired energetic, non-smoking, outdoorsy couple who love all animals. We are financially independent making us very adaptable to fit in with the plans of home owners :-) We have been housesitting full time since November

Why we want to house sit

Our dream is to house sit in a wide range of locations around the world, so that we can experience different cultures while relaxing and being part of a community, without having the expense associated with long term rentals and hectic

Our experience

We have extensively restored and cared for our own home plus we have managed a caravan park and to date cared for 12+ homes/pets so we feel very comfortable in our ability to look after your property. As animal lovers we have always had a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry


October 2019
November 2019
  • 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

Tim 52
With a partner