Gillian & Andrew

Active and trustworthy retirees to care for your home and pets

Cowichan Bay, BC, Canada
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Reviews (7)

Brendan
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Gillian and Andy were wonderful housesitters. They are warm and enthusiastic and genuinely enjoy taking care of your home and your pet. They were clear

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Victoria, BC, Canada · 14 Apr - 01 May 2019
Jill
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Andrew and Gillian are wonderful house guests and pet sitters. I came home to very happy pups and my house was left nicer then when I left with a note and

  • dog
Comox, BC, Canada · 10 Apr - 14 Apr 2019
Margaret
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I can’t thank Gillian and Andy enough for caring for my adorable but sometimes needy cat! They are kind and warm people, who we warmed up to immediately

  • cat
Cobble Hill, BC, Canada · 17 Mar - 07 Apr 2019
Steve
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Gillian and Andy were the perfect housesitters. The care they took of our gorgeous dog and our home were more than we could have hoped for. We can thoroughly

  • dog
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Chum Creek, VIC, Australia · 02 Mar - 14 Mar 2019
Kate
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Gillian and Andrew took great care of our cat Ari! Our house was left very tidy with some beautiful flowers on the table. Thank you!

  • cat
Auckland, New Zealand · 19 Feb - 21 Feb 2019

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Alison
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I have known Gillian for over 30 years and I would not hesitate to recommend her to anyone looking for a reliable, responsible and trustworthy house and pet

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About

We are active and curious retired teachers who love to travel and explore new places. We've owned pets all our lives - dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, snakes, horses, and fish. I (Gillian) raised 3 children who were

Why we want to house sit

To us, housesitting offers a quiet, affordable way to experience everyday life in new locations. We like to buy our own groceries and get to know a neighbourhood. We enjoy the company of furry friends, and embrace the routines of looking

Our experience

Over the years, we have cared for many animals.. our own and other people's. They always respond well to us. We have been home owners for 30 years, so know what's involved in maintaining a house.

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Gillian 57 and Andrew 65+
Occupation
Retired Kindergarten teacher and Retired college instructor/technical trainer
Travelling
With a partner