John

Reliable responsible mature & caring, very comfortable & experienced pet owner, either

Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Reviews (17)

kate

John did a house sit for us for two weeks, arriving the day before we left which was great, as it gave us a chance to show John the local area and amenities

Birmingham, United Kingdom · 15 Aug - 31 Aug 2019
Susan

My husband and I were very happy and impressed with the care and commitment shown by John when he cared for our rescue dog, Gemma, not quite 2 years old. We

Shepperton, United Kingdom · 06 Aug - 14 Aug 2019
stephen

John sat for us perfectly. He looked after our Tibetan terrier Billy very well and looked after the house as well. We are happy to recommend John.

Berkhamsted, United Kingdom · 24 Jul - 05 Aug 2019
Prue

A big thank you to John for looking after our dogs and garden - even doing some DIY - and keeping us updated on the home scene, whilst we were away. He

Newbury, United Kingdom · 07 Jul - 23 Jul 2019
Katrine

John is a lovey guy who took his dog sitting responsibilities very seriously. We left him for two weeks with our dearly loved pets and they were as happy as

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom · 21 Jun - 05 Jul 2019

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Maureen

John is an excellent housesitter. He has helped out both in my house and my apartment over the past years. He is very clean and tidy and has also maintained

House & pet sitting reference · 21 April 2018

About

Retired business man, divorced who has always travelled a lot in Australia and Europe. Scottish originally, comfortable in any state and most of Southern Europe and Ireland, as Australian resident and EU passport holder.

Why I want to house sit

Not tied to any particular city, I have lived for 25 years in Sydney and recently in Melbourne and Noosa as well as Italy, Spain, France and Ireland. I'm very comfortable feeding and exercising pets, and stimulated by new surroundings. I

My experience

I have looked after friends' pets in Melbourne, Gold Coast, Ireland and Spain while they have been on holidays and have also owned dog and cat for 20 years. Update done 10 cat & dog sits over last 9 months, also a pig & pet rats & parrot.

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • 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

  • Australia
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Company Director
Travelling
On my own