Jean-Marc & Ely

Retired English teacher

Paris, France
28 Reviews

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Reviews (28)

Helen

It was lovely to welcome back Jean-Marc and Ely, we really appreciated being able to leave India in their care. Knowing that India is well looked after

Samois-sur-Seine, France · 14 Nov - 01 Dec 2021
Debbie

A big thank you to Jean-Marc and Ely for looking after our dogs and house so well. We would thoroughly recommend them both. We hope to see them again when we

Le Faou, France · 21 Oct - 31 Oct 2021
Dawn

Jean-Marc is an incredibly intelligent and gentlemanly person who is extremely thorough with following instructions regarding the care of your pets. He finds

Guerlédan, France · 27 Jul - 05 Aug 2021
Rachel

Jean-Marc took great care of my menagerie of animals and birds. He also kept the house very clean and tidy. The weather was quite hot while we were away

Rohan, France · 18 Jul - 25 Jul 2021
Judith & Terry

We picked Jean Marc and Ely up at the railways station and from there it all went very well, very nice people, Jean Marc had read the information pack which

Troyes, France · 21 Jun - 15 Jul 2021

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Sharah

I have known Jean-Marc for several years now, having met him when he was housesitting for friends in the area, and I would trust him implicitly with my house

Character reference · 15 January 2020

About

I'm a 62 yo retired teacher of English and I live in Paris, France. I love animals and the countryside, especially in the UK (Scotland is a favourite), France and Italy. My partner Ely, 35, is training to be a doctor, and he loves pets

Why we want to house sit

I want to live as a 'native' and not as a tourist. The company of pets is of course a plus. The country without dogs to walk isn't the same, is it? As Parisians we long for the quiet of the countryside. Ely also likes cities so we try to

Our experience

Our first housesitting was Xmas 2016 in France and we enjoyed it enormously. Our second one was in Britain in February 2017 and it also went well, with a whole menagerie to look after that time! Then we spent the summers of 2017, 2018

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

December 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados

Profile details

Age
Jean-Marc 63 and Ely 37
Occupation
Retired Teacher and Trainee doctor
Travelling
With a partner