Digby & Mary

Retired, active couple based in France visiting UK family after quarantining

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval, France

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Melissa

Digby and Mary stepped in at short notice to look after our cat and chickens. They kept us informed of how the animals were doing while we were away

Character reference · 05 October 2020

About

We are both semi-retired, Mary after teaching at university in Japan and in a UK international school, Digby running a small business in the UK. We supplement our income with Digby teaching and playing jazz piano, Mary teaching English

Why we want to house sit

After quarantining in Yorkshire, we wish to spend some more time in the UK with the potential of seeing Digby's daughter and baby grand daughter in London.

Our experience

Before moving to France, Digby had rescue dogs, two for nearly 15 years and two subsequently from the RSPCA - and cats. He was brought up with horses, fared badly in hunter trials, looked after farms (milking 100 goats in Ariege) and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

April 2021
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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Italy
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Digby 65+ and Mary 65+
Occupation
Retired - but still employed part time as a jazz pianist and freelance piano teacher and part-time teacher and freelance editor
Travelling
With a partner