Ian & Carol

Active mature couple to take care of your home and pets.

Vernoux-en-Gâtine, France
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Corin
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Ian and Carol did a housesit for us over Christmas and New Year, looking after our property in the French Pyrenees and our young Hungarian Viszla dog Lexi

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Bagnères-de-Luchon, France · 12 Jan - 12 Jan 2016
sophie
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We consider ourselves so fortunate to have had Carol & Ian staying in our home and look after our menagerie. A lovely, friendly and very active couple who

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Cahors, France · 23 Feb - 23 Feb 2015
Vanessa
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Ian and Carol have been everything we could wish with regard to pet and house sitting. The care and attention they gave the animals was excellent and Kiah

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Leominster, United Kingdom · 05 Dec - 05 Dec 2014
Janet
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This has been our first experience of Trusted House Sitters. Wow what a great experience! Before we found TrustedHouse sitters we had had some awful

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Foussais-Payré, France · 11 Oct - 11 Oct 2014
Melinda
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Now these two are a pair of Angels. My dogs adored them and after just a week I came home to find my jungle transformed into a wonderful garden. Really

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Sainte-Sabine-Born, France · 11 Sep - 11 Sep 2014

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We have known Carol and Ian Elton both professionally and personally for 3 years now and would have no hesitation in recommending them to look after

Employment reference · 28 June 2014

About

We are a sociable, french speaking, non-smoking, couple who have lived in France for 10 years. We love all animals (we have 2 cats and 2 chickens of our own at present), We enjoy the outdoors especially walking, particularly in the

Why we want to house sit

We want to travel a bit more and package holidays are definitely not for us. When we stay in gites, we often end up adopting any resident cats/dogs. We like the idea of 'feeling at home' whilst we're away and having the additional

Our experience

We are fit and,energetic,responsible and sensible. We had already provided a housesitting service to friends and joined Trustedhousesitters in 2014. We have now completed 5 assignments with them (some return sits) and all have been a

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

May 2019
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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Ian 65+ and Carol 64
Occupation
Retired architect and Retire legal practice manager
Travelling
With a partner