David and Merrilyn & Merrilyn

Animal-loving, kind, professional, handy, and responsible couple

Upwey, VIC, Australia

Reviews (2)

Lisa

Merrilyn ,David and Emma are a fabulous friendly family and were great house sitters. We felt very comfortable leaving our home and our bunnies in their care

Cam, United Kingdom · 16 May - 20 May 2019
Charlotte

Great communication, house quite possibly left more tidy then when we departed. A face to face hand over wasn't possible but this was all ok. Certainly

Letchworth Garden City, United Kingdom · 09 May - 14 May 2019

References (1)

Wendy

David and Merrilyn are very responsible and trustworthy people. Their own home is clean, tidy and the garden beautifully maintained. They are both animal

Character reference · 08 February 2019

About

We are a professional couple who are house-proud, kind, responsible, and starting to spread our wings as we head toward retirement. We love to travel but prefer to experience different lifestyles rather than tracing the usual tourist

Why we want to house sit

We want to house sit because we want to explore the world from the point of view of 'locals' rather than tourists, and we think that house-sitting provides both the opportunity and privilege of living in someone else's shoes for a little

Our experience

We are newbies to 'professional' house-sitting but have house sat for friends and relatives. We have cared for others' animals in our own home and are regular visitors to the vet with injured wildlife that we find. We can provide character

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • 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

Age
David and Merrilyn 60 and Merrilyn 54
Occupation
Project Manager and Academic
Travelling
With a partner