Barbara

Reliable house&garden-proud animal lover.

Melbourne, VIC, Australia
41 Reviews

Email and phone verified

3 external references

Reviews (41)

Shelley

Barbara kindly house sat for us and looked after all our kitties 🐈‍⬛ just beautifully! The house was immaculate on our return with home grown roses on the

Caulfield North, VIC, Australia · 31 Dec 2020 - 03 Jan 2021
JOHN AND INEZ

We were delighted that Barbara could sit for us again. We knew that our two 'girls' would be peaceful and happy in their own home and the cuddles and

Drysdale, VIC, Australia · 04 Dec - 06 Dec 2020
Susie

Barbara is a warm, friendly, caring and efficient person, and I would not hesitate to recommend her as a house and pet sitter. She took great care of my dog

Church Stretton, United Kingdom · 02 Aug - 23 Aug 2019
Jo

Barbara sat for us for a just over a month looking after our eight month old Golden retriever puppy and our home. She was very reliable and took great care

Balnarring, VIC, Australia · 03 Jun - 04 Jul 2019
Judy

Barbara was great, as usual, the house was spotless, the dogs were happy and the fire was lit - which was especially nice as it was a cold and miserable

Drysdale, VIC, Australia · 16 May - 23 May 2019

References (3)

Barbara

If I was looking for a house sitter Barbara is the person I would choose. When she has looked after my place I always find everything in order - and the

Character reference · 06 April 2013

About

A very active recently `retired' (mostly!) lady who has operated a small business in the world of horticulture/gardening for many years, I now welcome the opportunity to care for your home & pets as if they were my own. I enjoy walking

Why I want to house sit

Would like to house/pet-sit as a means of broadening my horizons, discovering new places & like minded people who love their animals.

My experience

As a homeowner, am well acquainted with caring for a property and competently dealing with any issues that may arise. I am a passionate gardener, and have always enjoyed the company of animals, especially dogs, having had in the family a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
retired horticulturist