Ruth & Peter

Kiwi Couple

Auckland, New Zealand

Reviews (15)

Chris

Ruth & Peter were the perfect housesitters, they stepped up at the last minute to to care for our dog due to a family emergency, as well the cats. We

Xàtiva, Spain · 01 Sep - 27 Sep 2019
Hayley

Ruth and Peter are a really nice couple. They were good company, interesting and good fun! They took lovely care of my cats and some of the neighbours cats!

Galera, Spain · 13 Jul - 21 Jul 2019
sheila

Ruth and Peter were lovely to communicate with right from the start and always kept us informed about things we needed to know. Our dogs and our garden were

East Looe, United Kingdom · 28 Jun - 05 Jul 2019
Rebecca

Ruth and Peter were highly experienced sitters with tried and tested systems to come into your home with minimum fuss and be totally self-sufficient. We

Lostwithiel, United Kingdom · 23 Jun - 26 Jun 2019
louise

I would have no hesitation in recommending Ruth and Peter as house sitters. The animals were well cared for - as was the house. A lovely couple who were

Truro, United Kingdom · 18 Oct - 26 Oct 2018

References (1)

Dylan

To whom it may concern: It gives me great pleasure to be able to provide a character reference for Peter Thomas and Ruth Sami. I have known this couple for

Character reference · 10 May 2017

About

We are a friendly retired professional couple wanting to explore the world and want to live in a country rather than a 4 day visit. To get to know the country, the people and the customs and get a real appreciation of diversity and

Why we want to house sit

We want to house sit so we can get to know a country and its people by living alongside local communities, rather than stay at a hotel. There's a comfort to living at 'home' rather than hotels or resorts plus there is a pay-back whilst

Our experience

Ruth is a Kiwi (New Zealander) and Peter is a Cornish-man (English) 2019 was our third NZ winter House Sitting in the northern hemisphere summer. We have always owned our own homes in New Zealand (current), UK, Fiji and Australia and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

December 2019
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January 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • Czech Republic
  • France
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece

Profile details

Age
Ruth 65+ and Peter 65+
Occupation
CEO and retired Real Estate Agent
Travelling
With a partner