John & Chris

Retired couple with extensive exchange experience

Waterford, Ireland

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Hazel
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John and Chris are the best house sitters, they were very kind with our 4 dogs and infant developed a bond over the time they were here. They cared and

  • dog
Gaillimh, Ireland · 30 Dec 2018 - 08 Jan 2019
Chris
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We can't praise John & Chris highly enough. From the moment we first spoke on Skype they were organised, reassuring and just lovely to deal with. They looked

  • dog
  • cat
  • horse
Bergerac, France · 16 Oct - 03 Nov 2018
ann
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John and Chris are the perfect house sitters and I would really recommend them, they have so much experience having stayed in so many houses and in many

  • dog
  • horse
  • poultry
Skibbereen, Ireland · 14 Jun - 17 Jun 2017
James
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John and Chris were the most amazing house sitters. .. so kind, thoughtful, conscious and did an amazing job on the house in the 3 weeks they were at the

  • cat
Taunton, United Kingdom · 25 Jan - 15 Feb 2017
lorna
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John and Chris looked after our smallholding for 2 weeks - it would have not been possible for us to have an annual holiday without them giving up their time

  • cat
  • poultry
  • farm animal
Dingwall, United Kingdom · 04 Oct - 19 Oct 2016

About

We are British but have lived in rural Ireland for twenty years. We have participated in quite a number of Home Exchange arrangements in France, USA, Canada, Belize and Panama as well as the UK and several Trusted Housesitters assignments

Why we want to house sit

We like to house sit/ pet sit as we are able to extend our travel possibilities. We are fond of all animals and have a considerable experience with dogs, cats , tropical fish, rabbits, donkeys, pigs and to a lesser extent horses.

Our experience

Because of our travel programmes we elected not to keep domestic animals ourselves here in Ireland. However we often look after dogs (here at home) for our friends and neighbours and really enjoy doing so. We owned dogs and cats (maybe were

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • poultryPoultry

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Argentina

Profile details

Age
John 65+ and Chris 65+
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner