Karen & Gerard

Honest, reliable, married couple seeking house-sitting experiences in Europe.

San Paolo Solbrito, Italy

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Lynda and Barry
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Karen and Gerard were absolute treasures! They could not have looked after Basil and the house any better. Their dog Sam was a delight too and Basil loved

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom · 06 Jun - 16 Jun 2019
Denise
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Karen and Gerard were awesome, Indie took to them both on their arrival !! That's a first. A delightful couple, with years of experience and best of all

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Burleigh Heads, QLD, Australia · 27 Sep - 29 Sep 2018
Monica
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Karen, has truly been fabulous! We had to cancel our trip because our dog was not doing well! Karen has offered to come and meet us and get to know us and

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Asti, Italy · 08 Aug - 11 Aug 2018
Rachel
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This was the second time Karen and Gerard, and their dog Sam, had looked after our dog Archie and our home. We were delighted they were able to come back so

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Langnau am Albis, Switzerland · 12 Jul - 22 Jul 2018
Myriam
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Karen and Gerard were amazing house and pet sitters, Dumbo the Cat thought so too. They were able to come over on quite a short notice and had no problems

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Monaco, Monaco · 01 Jul - 07 Jul 2018

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John
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After many years of various house sitters I can say that Gerard & Karen are one of best house sitters weve ever had and I have absolutely no hesitation in

House & pet sitting reference · 13 September 2014

About

We are non-smoking, fit, active and a well travelled professional married couple. We lived in Australia for 17 years until we relocated to Spain in August 2013. We own a self-storage business based in Sydney and Hobart. My husband is a

Why we want to house sit

We have had the pleasure of house-sitting for the last 5 years and have enjoyed both short, and long-term house-sitting assignments. We enjoy the experience of meeting new people, embracing different cultures, integrating with the locals

Our experience

We have had many house-sitting assignments, the first on the Costa Brava in Spain for 8 months. During this time, we renovated the main en-suite bathroom and completed various projects for the home owner, who rents the villa during the

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • farm animalLivestock

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Karen 53 and Gerard 63
Occupation
IT Specialist and Builder
Travelling
With a partner