Jane & Angus

Love animals, gardening and travel!

Châtellerault, France
28 Reviews

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6 external references

Reviews (28)

Eke

Angus and Jane are a friendly and trustworthy older couple who did look after our house and chickens well and maintained the garden and vegetable plot. They

Dangé-Saint-Romain, France · 13 Jan - 13 Jul 2020
Mary Clare

Jane and Angus were a lovely couple and were truly amazing with my 13 year old Black Labrador Bella. Very attentive to all her needs. Generally I was very

Marignac, France · 26 Oct 2019 - 19 Jan 2020
Susan

I am delighted to be able to highly recommend Jane and Angus as house-sitters. They looked after our cat, our flowers, plants and our home from mid May to

    Villeréal, France · 14 May - 27 May 2019
    Rupert

    Angus and Jane have been really excellent sitters. One of our pets, Rolo, is a very senior (20 years old) and needy cat, requiring daily medication and lots

    Belvès, France · 25 Feb - 09 Mar 2019
    Christine

    Angus and Janie did a lovely job of keeping Jasper happily occupied in our absence. We came back to a dog who looked fitter and livelier than he had in a

    La Salvetat-Peyralès, France · 18 Dec 2018 - 28 Feb 2019

    References (6)

    Wendy

    To whom it may concern I have known Jane for twenty years and can vouch for her integrity and industry. I stayed at Jane and Angus's Bed and Breakfast

    House & pet sitting reference · 30 June 2012

    About

    Angus and I left busy lives in London - he was a journalist, national newspapers/television and I am a French to English translator - and we moved to France in 2002. We bought and restored a large old-beamed house with a walled orchard

    Why we want to house sit

    Taking care of other houses is an obligation of trust to us. Equally meeting owners who lead different, and often fascinating lives is a real buzz and some become firm friends.

    Our experience

    We both firmly believe that animals can be so life enhancing in terms of company, humour and companionship! Our menageries have included dogs (from setters to Afghans to terriers) and Angus has owned and looked after a whole spectrum of

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Horses
    • Poultry

    Availability

    October 2020
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    Preferred countries

    • France
    • United Kingdom

    Profile details

    Age
    Jane 65+ and Angus 65+
    Occupation
    French to English Translator and Journalist
    Travelling
    With a partner