Richard & Dana

Winter 2020 Housesitting by mature, honest, non-smoking couple

Halifax, NS, Canada

Reviews (2)

John

Dana and Richard were super sitters who developed a great relationship with our boys. They are beautiful people who respected our property and managed the

Caldas da Rainha, Portugal · 25 Jan - 28 Feb 2019
becky

Richard and Dana did a fabulous job when they came to sit for my 3 Cockers. They are great with the dogs and were fastidious in the house. Lovely people too

Victoria, BC, Canada · 30 Jan - 04 Mar 2016

References (5)

Frances

Richard and Dana have been taking care of our large French property in Dordogne for the last four months whilst we have been travelling. They are without

House & pet sitting reference · 02 May 2015

About

We are a mature, trustworthy, university educated, non-smoking Canadian couple (50s and mid-60s) who have decided for a lifestyle change by eventually moving to Europe for part of the year. We're a former broadcast journalist (now

Why we want to house sit

We are winter housesitters (for now) from January to March. Housesitting is a viable option for us as we decide where to retire somewhere in Europe, but there's no rush to purchase or rent. Having an interest while abroad, such as taking

Our experience

We certainly have experience with home sitting and with home improvement, maintenance and renovation, gardening and we believe in treating others' property as if it's our own. Our personal characteristics include maturity, sincerity and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

December 2019
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January 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Aruba
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados

Profile details

Age
Richard 65+ and Dana 54
Occupation
Writer/Editor and Cosmetologist
Travelling
With a partner