Penny & David

Caring experienced animal lovers. Vet Nurse with 14 years experience.

North Shore, New Zealand
16 Reviews

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5 external references

Reviews (16)


Penny and David were the perfect house and pet sitters. They looked after the house and Basil and Carrot our dog and kitten beautifully while we were away

Charlbury, United Kingdom · 06 Aug - 22 Aug 2019

Penny and David were lovely and friendly and made a fuss of our dogs as soon as they arrived. They were reliable and made sure they knew how everything

Stupava, Slovakia · 06 Jul - 21 Jul 2019

So lovely and easy going people!!! It was good that we had an overlap of two days for the start. I felt reassured that we could clarify a few questions I

Munich, Germany · 27 Jan - 12 Mar 2019

Dave and penny were a delight to welcome into our home . They clearly cared very well for our little dogs and our house. Everything was spotless when we

Skipton, United Kingdom · 30 Oct - 08 Nov 2018
Mrs Angela

Penny and Dave are such great people to know and I feel lucky that we found them. They looked after our two elderly JR's with such love and care. Penny was

Truro, United Kingdom · 13 Mar - 03 Apr 2018

References (5)


I have had the privilege of working with Penny for the last 14 years. She is very tidy and organised, polite and considerate, smart and reliable. When I have

Employment reference · 22 May 2016


Although born in England and Ireland we moved to New Zealand over 30 years ago. We have always loved travel and new challenges and have recently returned home after four years pet sitting in Europe. We are reliable responsible non smokers.

Why we want to house sit

House sitting gives us the opportunity to visit new places, often in local communities off the usual tourist routes. We also get to meet new people and pets. As a retired Vet Nurse Penny cannot imagine a life without animals but travelling

Our experience

Penny is fully trained to deal with all aspects of pet care. She is happy to give any types of medication including injections. We both have police checks. As house owners ourselves who have rented out our own place we know how important it

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Birds


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

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • New Zealand

Profile details

Penny 62 and David 65+
Retired Vet nurse and IT Consultant
With a partner