Bozena & Rick

Retired teacher and civil engineer to look after your home and pets.

Wanganui, New Zealand

Reviews (3)

Jacqui

Another successful sit, Bozena and Rick took great care of the house and pets and garden, through the hottest days of the year and coped v well with me

Stokenchurch, United Kingdom · 24 Jul - 27 Jul 2019
Gill

What great sitters! Bozena and Rick visited in advance, so knew what they were letting themselves in for! They coped manfully with unexpected railway

Pewsey, United Kingdom · 29 May - 05 Jun 2019
Jacqui

Great sitters. House and pets all well cared for and great communication.

Stokenchurch, United Kingdom · 17 May - 20 May 2019

References (2)

Tim

I have known Bozena Michalska for ten years. She was my Deputy Headmistress at Wanganui Collegiate School in New Zealand for three years and since her

Character reference · 07 September 2018

About

Rick and I are British and now also New Zealanders. We lived in Buckinghamshire for 15 years before emigrating to New Zealand in 2003. I am a retired secondary school teacher, but have continued working part-time working with children

Why we want to house sit

Rick retired from all-year-round-work in April 2019 and we are looking forward to a few years of travelling in various parts of the world. Rather than be tourists constantly on the move, we prefer the idea of living in one place for a

Our experience

We have a life style block in NZ - 10 acres, 12 cows, chickens, a dog and a cat. We are comfortable with animals and land. We are both practically minded and Rick's background and love of DIY have stood us in good stead in our 100 year

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Age
Bozena 65+ and Rick 62
Occupation
Teacher and Civil Engineer
Travelling
With a partner