JOY

Experienced with pets and farm animals, kind, patient and reliable

Longford, Ireland

Reviews (5)

Nikki

Joy came back to look after our home and animals and we loved returning to such a calm happy household. The greenhouse had been looked after, dogs, cat and

Chorlton cum Hardy, United Kingdom · 19 Sep - 28 Sep 2019
Barbara

Joy was fantastic. She is a really lovely, caring lady who clearly loves animals. We were very happy and confident leaving Bella and Teddy in her care

Longford, Ireland · 28 Jul - 30 Jul 2019
Nikki

We have just returned from a week away to find a happy peaceful household with all the plants watered and fish looked after. House was in good nick and Joy

Chorlton cum Hardy, United Kingdom · 20 Jun - 27 Jun 2019
Nikki

Joy and her lovely children looked after our home and animals whilst we went away for a long weekend. It was such a pleasure to return to happy, calm and

Chorlton cum Hardy, United Kingdom · 18 Jan - 21 Jan 2019
Nikki

Joy housesat for us over a long weekend and looked after the dogs and cat. Her son and daughter popped in over that time and chipped in with the animals and

Chorlton cum Hardy, United Kingdom · 01 Nov - 05 Nov 2018

References (1)

Marian Clooney

I have known Joy for several years and she has frequently taken care of my 2 dogs, cat and farm animals when I have gone on holiday. She has always taken

House & pet sitting reference · 14 September 2018

About

Hi, I have lots of family pet and farming experience, as well as a keen interest in horticulture. I live in the country with my husband. We used to farm but have now down-sized. Now it’s just us two, our well-loved dog (an Italian

Why I want to house sit

It’s great to have some time to visit to new places, as well as re-exploring more familiar ones. My kids have now flown the nest and live in other countries, so I would like the opportunity to see them more frequently, as well as to catch

My experience

Our family pets have included two wonderful Irish wolfhounds, intelligent border collies and a feisty Jack Russell, all of whom were walked both on and off lead. Over the years we’ve had five great cats, who we raised from kittenhood to old

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia And Herzegovina
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic

Profile details

Age
60
Occupation
Support and Guidance Officer
Travelling
On my own