Jane & Richard

Active retired couple in need of furry friends.

Bordeaux, Guernsey

Reviews (23)

Nicolas

We had the loveliest experience with Jane and her husband Richard who spent a few weeks over the holidays with our beagle Ginger in Florence. They were

Florence, Italy · 13 Dec 2019 - 02 Jan 2020
Julie

Richard and Jane are ideal sitters, the dogs love them, we have complete peace of mind when we leave our pets and our home in their care. We came home to

Montesquiou, France · 27 Sep - 01 Oct 2019
Eva

How fortunate we were to have chosen Jane and Richard as our house/pet sitters. They are a warm, charming, delightful couple that do everything in their

Villeneuve-sur-Lot, France · 06 Sep - 24 Sep 2019
Julia

My home was cared for. My pets were all cared for and very happy. I can’t recommend Jane and Richard more highly than to say they are welcome here anytime.

Angoulême, France · 11 Jul - 25 Jul 2019
Gilbert and ida

We were very please when we met Jane and Richard in our home the day before we left on holiday. Our dog Leya and cat Ozzy enjoyed their stay and good care

    Lokeren, Belgium · 26 May - 05 Jun 2019

    References (1)

    Jane and Richard

    I have no hesitation in recommending Jane and Richard as the perfect housesitters . I have known them for many years and can honestly say they are an

    House & pet sitting reference · 05 September 2016

    About

    We are a retired couple living in Guernsey who have, until recently, always had animals in our lives. When we said goodbye to our last dog four years ago, having nursed her through old age, we began to appreciate what a tie it was for

    Why we want to house sit

    House sitting clearly offers the chance to explore new places but also to be part of a community rather than being a tourist. Animals always prove a good point of contact for meeting people. We're sensitive to the fact that some people

    Our experience

    We've had many cats over the years and, until recently, two border terriers. We nursed one of our dogs through three and a half years of diabetes so are experienced in administering insulin and keeping a watchful eye on a dog's behaviour

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Horses
    • Poultry
    • Livestock
    • Small pets

    Availability

    January 2020
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    February 2020
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    Preferred countries

    • France
    • Italy
    • United Kingdom

    Profile details

    Age
    Jane 65+ and Richard 65+
    Occupation
    Headteacher and Educational Consultant and Head of Insurance
    Travelling
    With a partner