Fionnuala & Hugh

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The Hague, Netherlands
11 Reviews

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Reviews (11)


My dogs are my family so I’m super cautious about meeting my hosts first. From the moment I meet them they were really lovely. Baxter is a very shy boy and

Dunedin, New Zealand · 06 Feb - 13 Feb 2020

Fionnuala and Hugh looked after our home,garden & dog Maxi for 10 days in Feb 2020 They are a lovely couple and cared for Maxi wonderfully ( he actually got

Lorne, VIC, Australia · 27 Jan - 04 Feb 2020
Emma Grove

Fionniula and Hugh looked after my dog for three weeks over August in London. I was delighted to come across them as they had fantastic reviews, brought

Crouch End, United Kingdom · 10 Aug - 30 Aug 2019

I met Fionnuala and Hugh after their month long stay in the house. They are a nice, self sufficient couple. The house was tidy with all the beds changed and

Málaga, Spain · 04 Jun - 30 Jun 2019

We were able to meet Hugh and Fionnuala a week before the stay and run through everything with them to enable a smooth sit. Alrhough they didn't see much of

Helena Valley, WA, Australia · 16 Jan - 23 Jan 2019

References (3)


I have known Fionnuala for approximately 20 years, first as a colleague at work, then as an employee in my section, and now as a friend. I would describe her

Character reference · 07 January 2017


We, Fionnuala (56) and Hugh (61) moved from Ireland to The Hague in the Netherlands in 1988. Both our sons were born and raised in the Netherlands. We have been running the agency which provides translation, editing and journalism services

Why we want to house sit

With the children grown and independent, in our travels in recent years we have discovered that in addition to the stress and organizational demands, our business also offers the flexibility (thanks to Google, Facebook etc.) to work

Our experience

We are new to house sitting and have no previous experience. We also have no pets of our own since Tara, a beautiful brown Labrador died a few years ago, but do take care of the pets (dogs and cats) of neighbours and friends during

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats


May 2020
June 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Fionnuala 59 and Hugh 64
Co-owners of English-language communication agency
With a partner