John

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

Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia
21 Reviews

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Reviews (21)

John

John looked after our two flat-coated retrievers for nearly two weeks while we were on holiday. He got on very well with the dogs and kept us informed (the

Taunton, United Kingdom · 02 Mar - 15 Mar 2020
Judy

Thank you to John who was an excellent house sitter and dog walker, doing two good long walks with our one year old Golden Retriever Puppy every day.

Slough, United Kingdom · 30 Nov - 17 Dec 2019
Andrea

On the plus side John looked after Vinnie & Amber very well, sent us updates and photos regularly. Plants were also well looked after. There was a problem

Hanslope, United Kingdom · 12 Nov - 28 Nov 2019
Simon & Barbara

John is a very nice guy and good communicator. Although he had a car it was unreliable so he asked to borrow ours instead and sent us his licence to add to

Cinderford, United Kingdom · 27 Oct - 09 Nov 2019
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

Tamworth, United Kingdom · 15 Aug - 31 Aug 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

March 2020
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April 2020
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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