John & Cathy

Retired couple willing to travel worldwide to look after your property and pets.

Windygates, United Kingdom
16 Reviews

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Reviews (16)


We recently had John and Cathy sit for us for 2 weeks. I can t tell you how lovely this couple were. If they lived here we would be friends. Our animals

Buderim, QLD, Australia · 22 Dec 2019 - 06 Jan 2020

John and Cathy looked after our house, dog and 4 cats for nine days in September. We found them to be a friendly and very resourceful couple who discovered

Jaca, Spain · 08 Sep - 17 Sep 2018

John and Cathy were simply superb. They looked after our dogs with care, love and diligence. Our home was equally well cared for. They dealt with several

Medina, WA, US · 01 Aug - 24 Aug 2018

Thank you. John and Kathy were amazing. My dogs and cat were sad to see them go. We would recommend them highly as pet sitters, home sitters, wonderful

Quincy, WA, US · 22 Jul - 29 Jul 2018

John and Cathy were so amazing, our dog was not feeling well when we had to leave, John and Cathy went above and beyond to take care of him, only a couple

Blackduck, MN, US · 19 Jun - 04 Jul 2018

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My wife and I have known Mr & Mrs D. for 13 years when they moved to live next door bar one to ourselves. Perhaps because he and I are ex-police officers

Character reference · 26 September 2016


I am a retired senior Scottish Police Officer. Cathy has worked mainly in senior administrative roles including with the Police Service. We have recently returned to Scotland after spending 2 years living in Cyprus. On retirement we moved

Why we want to house sit

We are in the fortunate position to travel, finding out about diverse areas and cultures. It will be advantageous to share our skills with members wishing to share their homes. We are well aware of the level of mutual trust and respect

Our experience

We are homeowners who maintain our property to a very high standard. We have been the fortunate owners of two Golden Retrievers Kyle and Cal. Both were very sociable and laid back boys. Kyle travelled with us on several house-sits and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds


January 2021
February 2021
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece

Profile details

John 65+ and Cathy 65+
Retired Police Officer and Retired Administrator
With a partner