Oda & Michael

Retired diplomats available to look after your home and pets

Dublin, Ireland
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Gillian
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Oda and Michael looked after our dog Blaise in our home for 2 weeks in July. Blaise is only 4 months old so we were reluctant to leave him in kennels but

  • dog
Dublin, Ireland · 20 Jul - 04 Aug 2017
Abby
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Oda and Michael are excellent house sitters. We felt completely safe leaving our home and pets with them and our pets loved them. Nothing was too much

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Dublin, Ireland · 23 Sep - 03 Oct 2016
pascale
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Michael Baylor and Oda van der Kemp were house-sitters in our (big)property in the South of France for six weeks, from the 24th of April to the 5th of June

  • dog
Hyères, France · 17 Jul - 17 Jul 2014

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I have known Oda and Michael Baylor for several years. We met when Michael was posted to the irish Embassy in Athens. We shared some interests, found a

House & pet sitting reference · 03 March 2014

About

We are a retired, professional, non-smoking Irish/Dutch couple, 71 and 59 years of age. My husband, Michael, worked in the diplomatic and civil service and I used to work as a development consultant with the UN & European Commission and

Why we want to house sit

We took up house-sitting straight after our retirement. We hoped to buy a house somewhere in the sun and settle down, but have become rather fond of house-sitting and we have not bought a house yet! The duties that usually come with the

Our experience

We are totally trustworthy, responsible and reliable and have completed several long term-house-sits in prestigious properties in France and Italy over the past three years. We have carried out three winter house-sits in Chateau de

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Availability

May 2019
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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Spain

Profile details

Age
Oda 60 and Michael 65+
Occupation
Development consultant and Civil servant and diplomat
Travelling
With a partner