Bee

Conscientious mum and son

Poitiers, France

Reviews (2)

Penny

I cannot recommend Bee and Kes highly enough. They looked after our 8-month puppy and two young cats for over two weeks while we were overseas and they did

Barnes, United Kingdom · 16 Dec 2018 - 02 Jan 2019
Nicolette

Bee and Kes were exemplary house guests and looked after our home and pets with love and respect. I give them 5 stars and would welcome them back any time:

Montpellier, France · 01 Nov - 18 Nov 2018

References (2)

Jane

Bee and her son Kes have house and pet-sat twice for us - once in the UK and once in France. Our highly-strung labrador and two elderly cats were very happy

Employment reference · 14 October 2018

About

I retired early from teaching and am now a published food writer living in France since 2017. We are slowly renovating a stone house in the Charente area of France and have learned lots of renovation skills, but feel we need a little break

Why I want to house sit

Part of my research and work is the cuisine of different places and so travelling to authentic homes to be part of the local life for a short time, to look after homes, gardens and pets, would feel more real and connected than staying in

My experience

I have lots of hands on experience and skills looking after pets (before teaching I was a junior veterinary assistant). I have always had dogs, cats and many other pets, with long and happy lives. I love gardening and have planted and

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
56
Occupation
Food writer
Travelling
With children