Karen & Marcus

We'll take care of everything...

Launceston, TAS, Australia
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Reviews (14)

Hayden
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Karen and Marcus did a wonderful job of looking after Benji and our house for 3 weeks. They cleaned the house very well and were kind enough to leave some

  • dog
Riverview, NSW, Australia · 23 Dec 2018 - 14 Jan 2019
Linda
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We do not have any hesitation highly recommending this fabulous family for house sitting. They are easy to get along with, trustworthy,conscientious

  • dog
  • horse
  • poultry
  • farm animal
Cassilis, NSW, Australia · 13 Dec - 19 Dec 2018
shan
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I generally take reviews with a pinch of salt but having had Karen, Marcus and their 2 children pet-sit for us recently I can honestly say that all the

  • dog
  • cat
Canillas de Aceituno, Spain · 07 Sep - 24 Sep 2018
Rachel
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5 stars all round to this amazing family. Karen, Marcus and their kids were a total joy to have as house sitters. Words can’t describe how wonderful they

  • dog
  • cat
London, United Kingdom · 10 Aug - 26 Aug 2018
Nikki
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This was my first time using trusted house sitters and I couldn’t be happier Karen and her family were wonderful. Very friendly and reassuring. Our pets

  • dog
  • cat
Freuchie, United Kingdom · 06 Aug - 10 Aug 2018

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Lisa
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I have known Karen and Marcus Bristol for over 20 years and am very happy to provide a personal reference for their family as housesitters during their

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About

We are a friendly family of animal lovers, gardeners and book worms looking to care for your pets and home. We have first hand experience caring for animals large and small including horses, livestock, dogs, cats, rabbits, birds and

Why we want to house sit

House sitting is a good opportunity to meet people, live in a community, see places of interest in your area, learn the best way to travel in your country and have the companionship of your pets while we are so far from home for an extended

Our experience

My first house sitting appointment was in my early 20s looking after Millie the Spaniel for an American family working in the oil industry with no family in Australia. I returned to house sit for the family a few times, eventually caring

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

August 2019
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September 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Croatia
  • Denmark
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Portugal

Profile details

Age
Karen 45 and Marcus 43
Occupation
University academic and Regional Manager
Travelling
With children