Edmund & Orla

Retired ships captain

Fréjus, France

Reviews (5)

Nicola

We felt very confident and happy leaving our animals in the care of Mike and his wife, thank you

Worcester Park, United Kingdom · 10 Oct - 13 Oct 2019
Aisling

It was such a pleasure to have Mike and Orla stay in our house and look after Betty. What a wonderful and caring couple they are. We would invite them back

Vevey, Switzerland · 20 Dec - 28 Dec 2017
Jacquie

Had an amazing couple come and stay at our house. From the minute we met them I felt happy and confidant they were a great choice. They looked after our dog

Cognac, France · 17 May - 23 May 2017
Femke

We had the pleasure of having Mike and Orla look after our house, dog Otis and cat Suzy, and from the moment they arrived it clicked between us all and we

Abingdon, United Kingdom · 21 Jun - 26 Jun 2016
Rhoda

I was very pleased to have had Mike and Orla in our home to look after our dog, Hugo. They were thoughtful, caring and responsible, and our dog thoroughly

Sawbridgeworth, United Kingdom · 05 May - 09 May 2016

About

Hello, my name is Mike. I have just retired after all my working life in the shipping industry, with 26 years as a ships captain. I am a very responsible and trustworthy person. My wife and I are home owners with many valuable antiques and

Why we want to house sit

Having spent all our lives travelling it is not my idea to retire and sit around doing nothing. Both my wife and I love animals, especially cats and dogs. In the past we have owned cats and dogs. We would find looking after somebody's house

Our experience

As being entrusted to look after a ship owners very valuable asset and often millions of pounds worth of cargo, I feel that I have the responsible attitude for house and pet sitting. During previous sits we have looked after some wonderful

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Edmund 65+ and Orla 65+
Occupation
Retired ship's CaptAIN and Retired
Travelling
With a partner