philomena & Barrie

Trustworthy couple to care for your pets in your home.

Fernie, BC, Canada

Reviews (6)

Anne

This is the second time we have had Philo and Barrie house sit for our 2 cats. Aside from being very nice people they are capable and trustworthy house

Victoria, BC, Canada · 22 Aug - 30 Aug 2019
Sam

Philomena has been our first house sitter and we cannot recommend her enough. She has taken care of our home, garden and pets as if they were her own. We

Eastbourne, United Kingdom · 22 Jul - 11 Aug 2019
Anne

Philomena and Barrie were a great pair of house sitters. We met Philomena before we left, didn't meet Barrie as he was arriving later. When we returned the

Victoria, BC, Canada · 30 Jun - 01 Jul 2018
Dani

Philomena and Barrie were fantastic! Pancakes the cat seemed to have had a great time, and was newly brushed. The house was spotless, and they even left me a

Calgary, AB, Canada · 27 Apr - 30 Apr 2018
Jill

Philomena and her husband just spent 10 days looking after our two cats and household. I cannot express my gratitude enough to them. We arrived home to two

Courtenay, BC, Canada · 27 Jul - 06 Aug 2017

References (3)

Marion

You can rest assured that everything would be taken care of as if it was her own house. Philo is a person who takes pride in everything she does and is a

House & pet sitting reference · 28 August 2014

About

We are a mature couple who are experienced house sitters. I work in public education, my husband is a qualified carpenter. He can fix anything. We love animals and we are both enthusiastic gardeners. We will take pride in your home and love

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel, and meet new people in other communities; as we are not crazy about hotel rooms, we have found house sitting a most enjoyable way to do it. We experience a home away from home, accompanied by someone’s wonderful pets

Our experience

We have house sat in Canada mostly Vancouver Island. My most recent house and pet sit was in Ireland. Most situations included pets and farm animals. My husband is an incredible handy man and I love gardening and we are both animal lovers

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

September 2019
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October 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
philomena 63 and Barrie 65+
Occupation
Education assistant and Carpenter
Travelling
With a partner