Diane and Peter & Diane

Responsible, retired couple looking for housesits in the US and New Zealand.

Picton, New Zealand

Reviews (2)

Chris

We didn't get to meet Diane as she was sick & then away on an overlapping house sit. So it was Peter that looked after Bella. Peter was in touch several

Titirangi, New Zealand · 13 Jun - 14 Jul 2018
Tanya

Peter and Diane were fabulous. They gave us updates on our animals and as we met with them before we left, we were confident we had made the right choice. We

Hastings, New Zealand · 05 Jan - 15 Jan 2018

References (6)

Patrick

I have known Pete and Diane Mitchell this couple as friends, and Pete as a professional colleague in Medical Research for over 12 years. I can vouch for this

Character reference · 17 August 2017

About

Introduction My wife (Diane) and I enjoy housesitting since we love taking care of pets, traveling and meeting new people. I (Pete) am a New Zealander who grew up on a sheep farm but as an adult lived overseas. I am semi-retired although

Why we want to house sit

Diane and I both love traveling and have enjoyed the flexibility that housesitting provides. In addition, we both love animals and enjoy taking care of the variety of pets that come with different housesits. Our children have now both

Our experience

We began housesitting in Nelson on a trip back to New Zealand in 2015/16 taking care of a house and dog. In France, we took care of an elderly standard poodle, a cat and a fish , plus Peter rebuilt a fence for the owners. In Portugal, we

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • New Zealand
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Diane and Peter 63 and Diane 62
Occupation
Chief Scientific Officer and Wellness Consultant/ Yoga teacher
Travelling
With a partner