Jane & Kenneth

Recently retired couple looking for new challenges.

Cotignac, France
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Reviews (6)

Joan
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Jane and Ken were the perfect cat-sitters, who inspired confidence from the first contact. They were kind enough to take me to and from Toulon train station

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Bormes-les-Mimosas, France · 19 Oct - 04 Nov 2018
Monica
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Jane and Ken are just wonderful. They took wonderful care of both cats and kept us updated with things. When we returned the house was in perfect order

  • dog
  • cat
Marseille, France · 30 Apr - 09 May 2018
Carlos
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First time on trustedhousesitters very nervous, but when Jane and Ken came nerves went out the door,lovely couple looked after dogs and house brilliantly

  • dog
Leiria, Portugal · 20 Sep - 28 Sep 2017
Michael
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Jane and Ken are a lovely couple and our dog Jasper took to them straight away. We were away for three weeks and when we came back, Jasper was obviously

  • dog
  • fish
Aurignac, France · 04 Jul - 25 Jul 2017
Catriona (Tini) & Mark
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This was only the second time we have used Housesitters so we were quite nervous, but Jane & Ken came round a couple of days before to meet everyone which

  • cat
  • poultry
  • farm animal
Wadebridge, United Kingdom · 17 Dec - 22 Dec 2016

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Jane and Ken have been neighbours of ours for about 5 years, when they finished managing the summer home of a prestigious royal client and moved to our

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About

We are a 70-ish couple, very active, in good health and used to a peripatetic working life. We are both social, make friends easily and don't mind making fools of ourselves in a foreign language as long as we manage to communicate!

Why we want to house sit

We would like to see more of the world but as residents experiencing local life rather than as tourists only seeing 'hot spots' and never relaxing into an area. We have considered the motor home option but feel it would be too confining and

Our experience

I have spent several years in the UK working as cook/housekeeper in private service, and was also a housing manager in local government until I took early voluntary redundancy. Ken is retired from the building trade and is a practical guy

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • poultryPoultry

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahrain

Profile details

Age
Jane 65+ and Kenneth 65+
Occupation
retired and retired
Travelling
With a partner