Debra & Douglas

Trustworthy care of your home and pets

Paris, France

References (2)

Robby

Debra Paterson is by far the most reliable house sitter yet. Extremely personable, l was very impressed with Debra’s concern and management for her elderly

House & pet sitting reference · 19 March 2019

About

I was born in Melbourne, but life took me to France where I have been living since I was 21. For around 40 years I have worked as a university professor in Paris teaching mainly English language, academic writing and intercultural

Why we want to house sit

We return to Australia every year, sometimes twice in the year, and we usually organize a house exchange with our Paris apartment. This year however I have taken a year off from work as I want to spend more time with family in Australia-

Our experience

I have participated in many house exchanges with Australians through Homelink, including exchanges involving looking after a dog (twice) and cats (several times). My favorites were Orfeo a big black labrador who I looked after for a week in

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Birds

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia

Profile details

Age
Debra 63 and Douglas 63
Occupation
University Lecturer
Travelling
With a partner