Alison

Caring, reliable professional. Animal-loving. Free to travel. Now retired and enjoying a

Gex, France

Reviews (7)

Rosemary

Alison did a short 3 day house sit for us recently - we wish she had stayed longer! The house was lovely and clean when we came home and the washing had even

Naremburn, NSW, Australia · 17 Jan - 20 Jan 2019
Sara

Alison was fantastic; great communication before, during and after. She gave lots of love to our pets, and we felt totally at ease leaving our home and pets

Saint-George, Switzerland · 23 Nov - 26 Nov 2017
Huguenin

Alison is very kind with my dogs and took care ao them and the house very very well. It's fantastic for us to have meet Alison.allison is anxious to do well

Neuchâtel, Switzerland · 14 Apr - 17 Apr 2017
Nicole

Alison was an exemplary house- and pet-sitter: incredibly organized and professional, but also warm and funny in her communication. She was so great with our

Folgensbourg, France · 23 Feb - 26 Feb 2017
Kate

Alison was the perfect house sitter. Our Two dogs were looked after beautifully and were given plenty of excersise. We were given updates and news if

Stow on the Wold, United Kingdom · 09 Feb - 19 Feb 2017

References (6)

Erica

We found Alison to be an ideal house and pet sitter: conscientious, considerate and reliable in and around our home, and a real animal lover, fully competent

House & pet sitting reference · 13 July 2016

About

"We felt completely confident about leaving our beloved pets and property in her hands and would have her back in a flash." Erica. Member of Trusted Housesitters. July 2016 "For pet care, we would love to give Alison a 6." Czikus, Member

Why I want to house sit

I've been retired for a few years now and my husband (an economist) also recently retired. We've been working in Geneva/living across the border in France for some 25+ years, but plan to re-establish our roots in England. The big question

My experience

As a child, I grew up with a range of pets (dogs, cats, rabbits, fish) and am relaxed and at ease with animals in general. I am also well versed in the routines of feeding, walking and grooming pets as well as simply spending time and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • France
  • Italy
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
63
Occupation
Formerly in charge of External Relations with the UN Volunteers programme
Travelling
On my own