Tess & Jon

Jon and Tess - retired Australians

Wangaratta, VIC, Australia

Reviews (5)

Keith

We think it says a lot for Jon & Tess that they have now housesat for us for the 2nd time. We have been completely happy with their care & attention to both

Baugé-en-Anjou, France · 28 Jun - 15 Jul 2018
Susan

Tess and Jon were amazing housesitters they did an excellent job looking after my Horse Donkey and cat. We came back to Happy animals a lovely tidy house and

Saint-Cyr-du-Bailleul, France · 11 Jun - 28 Jun 2018
Jennifer

A delightful couple who not only looked after our house and pets extremely well but kept the garden under control and the pool sparkling. We are looking

Bergerac, France · 19 Apr - 31 May 2018
Theresa

Tess and John arrived the day before we left and we had plenty of time to chat, show them around and introduce them to the cats. They are a lovely couple

Congrier, France · 21 Feb - 26 Mar 2018
Keith

Tess & Jon arrived promptly as agreed & we handed over the next day. We kept in touch & had regular updates from them. We returned to find everything neat

Baugé-en-Anjou, France · 18 Dec 2017 - 03 Jan 2018

References (2)

Colin

I have known Tess for some years through membership of the local Lions Club. Tess has a very generous nature, she is highly organised and very reliable. She

Character reference · 06 July 2017

About

We are both from a professional background, myself with an allied health degree and Jon with information technology and personal training (fitness). We have two daughters who are independent and now living away from home. Our passions are

Why we want to house sit

We want to feel like part of a community when we travel. We know how hard it is to get away when you have animals that rely on you. We want to help others enjoy some down time and in return we get our pet time too. It's a win win.

Our experience

Growing up in rural Australia I have experience with a diversity of animals. As for pets, both my husband and I have owned dogs, cats, guinea pigs, horses, chickens, ducks, geese and a snake. We have recently returned from a year in France

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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010203
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia

Profile details

Age
Tess 55 and Jon 62
Occupation
Optometrist and Personal trainer
Travelling
With a partner