Sheelagh

Reliable, trustworthy retired lady teacher

Ernée, France

Reviews (19)

Juliet

This was my first experience with Trusted housesitters, and am so pleased that I chose Sheelagh, both my cats were very happy with the care that she gave

North Vancouver, BC, Canada · 24 May - 17 Jun 2019
Truly

Sheelagh was so excellent. She was communicative throughout our trip and tidy. Most importantly, she took great care of our dog, Lucky and we couldn't be

Marrakesh, Morocco · 01 Oct - 17 Oct 2018
Maurice

Sheelagh took very well care of my two dogs. Updated me and responded very quickly to my questions when I was away. When I came back I saw the dogs very

Vantaa, Finland · 17 Sep - 30 Sep 2018
Louise

Sheelagh looked after my dog Ozzie whilst I was away for 10 days. She listened to all of my requests and followed them through 100%... I can fully reccommend

Tel Aviv, Israel · 28 Jun - 08 Jul 2018
Maritza

Sheelagh did an excellent job with my dogs, she managed to gain their trust very fast and my dogs were very happy with her. My house was clean and everything

Copenhagen, Denmark · 14 Sep - 21 Sep 2017

References (4)

Andrew

Sheelagh Abbots has taught languages in schools and university for thirty years. She has been department head, managing a large staff and a substantial

Character reference · 01 July 2013

About

I am in my early sixties and have just retired from teaching languages. I have lived abroad for a number of years and am fluent in French and Spanish. I have paid off my mortgage in the UK and own a house in Bulgaria. I enjoy learning

Why I want to house sit

I enjoy speaking foreign languages and am always keen to investigate other cultures. I was brought up with animals but do not have either dogs or cats at the moment as I love travelling. The problem is, I miss having them around and so

My experience

I have experience of looking after properties abroad and am fluent in French and Spanish, and am a good linguist. I have cat sat on several occasions and have experience of looking after dogs. I am very well organised and tidy and will

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Armenia
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
retired
Travelling
On my own