Mat & Karen

Experienced house and pet sitting couple.

Oneroa, New Zealand

Reviews (5)

Amy

Karen stayed in our home for 8 nights and was a great sitter for our little cat, her communication was excellent both before and during her stay and she kept

Shepperton, United Kingdom · 28 Jul - 05 Aug 2019
Justine

Just arrived home to a lovely clean home and happy pets

Guildford, United Kingdom · 16 Jul - 27 Jul 2019
Erica

Mat and Karen were just lovely; they arrived a day before I left, as agreed, so that we had time to go over everything and for me to show them around. They

Rhos-gôch, United Kingdom · 04 Jul - 13 Jul 2019
Peter

Karen and Mat came down the night before and we had a pleasant evening discussing gardening and boats. Having never done this before Karen sent photos of

Lyndhurst, United Kingdom · 01 Jul - 04 Jul 2019
Jane

From the moment I communicated with Mat & Karen I hoped that the sit would come to fruition. There were several phone conversations prior to their arrival

Southsea, United Kingdom · 11 Jun - 27 Jun 2019

References (2)

Terry

I have known Karen and Mat for at least 15 years. They are a very responsible couple. They have stayed in my flat a few times in the past for short periods

Character reference · 05 March 2019

About

We are a retired English and Kiwi couple in our early 60s. We live on stunning Waiheke Island in New Zealand and are fortunate to spend our time between Waiheke and with family in Hampshire. We are AirBnB superhosts. Karen has a background

Why we want to house sit

We are experienced, responsible house and pet sitters who enjoy meeting and connecting with people from all over the world. We love animals and look forward to taking care of your pets in their own familiar environment.

Our experience

We often have dogs board with us whilst at home, and have cared for five indoor cats in Philadelphia, pet sat four dogs and ten cats in a castle in Umbria as well as two elderly cats in Hampshire. We have taken care of a number of homes and

Pet care experience

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

Availability

January 2020
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • French Polynesia
  • New Zealand
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Mat 61 and Karen 62
Occupation
Teacher and Relocation agent
Travelling
With a partner