Gerard & Laraine

Mature very young at heart English couple

Auckland, New Zealand
10 Reviews

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Reviews (10)

Spencer

Amazing house sitting stars. I seriously can't think of enough nice words to say about Laraine and Gerard. They came over a couple of days early to meet our

Auckland, New Zealand · 27 Dec 2019 - 02 Jan 2020
Joel

Gerard and Laraine were absolutely amazing house sitters. They came and met us before they stayed. They had an immediate connection and love for our dog

Sydney, NSW, Australia · 13 Dec - 22 Dec 2019
Jon

Ged and Laraine certainly pay attention to detail and like to know every single thing to make sure that the furbabies are well looked after. Despite our

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia · 18 Jun - 30 Jun 2019
Natalie

Gerard and Laraine meet and exceeded all of our expectations. Great communication, a really lovely couple who are all you want to look after both your house

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates · 23 May - 02 Jun 2019
Yvonne

Ged and Laraine were fabulous! So enthusiastic and efficient when we first met them and then great in every way during their sit at our small holding. They

Bourton on the Water, United Kingdom · 11 May - 19 May 2019

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Alan

I have no hesitation in recommending Gerard (Ged) for house sitting, he and his wife are very organised and have maintained their own home to very high

Character reference · 13 November 2017

About

Hi, we are Ged and Laraine from Oxford in the UK. We are in our late 50s and describe ourselves as " senior travellers. We have taken early retirement and are working our way around the world house sitting and volunteering ( 31 countries

Why we want to house sit

For us to spend some of our travelling time house/pet sitting along with our volunteering it brings balance into our lives, house sitting could potentially take us to some places where we would otherwise never get to visit which really fits

Our experience

We have in the past provided many house and pet sits for family and friends and with our new lifestyle, we now have completed 11 house and pet sits, 3 of them were 4 weeks or more, these were arranged through another web site, checkable

Pet care experience

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

Availability

September 2020
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • New Zealand

Profile details

Age
Gerard 61 and Laraine 60
Occupation
Construction manager and Accommodation Manager
Travelling
With a partner