Mary & Ken

Experienced, full time house sitters. Active, adventurous, animal-loving couple

Picton, New Zealand
38 Reviews

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Reviews (38)

Jo

Mary and Ken were the first house-sitters we have used and we couldn't have been more happy with how well they looked after our house and pets. They are both

Wellington, New Zealand · 07 Jan - 19 Jan 2021
Greg

We are very happy with the way Mary and Ken looked after our house and Edmund our cat. Mary kept informed about progress with Edmund who is a very shy cat

Tauranga, New Zealand · 11 Sep - 25 Sep 2020
Chelsea

Mary & Ken were excellent sitters. Before then confirmed the sit they ensured we chatted via video conference, so that both parties felt comfortable and any

Himatangi, New Zealand · 11 Mar - 15 Mar 2020
Joan

If I could give a 6 star review I would! Mary and Ken took wonderful care of my ancient little fella. When I returned my home was immaculate, the grass was

Hawthorne, QLD, Australia · 06 Feb - 26 Feb 2020
Marcella

Where do I start with this amazing couple who sat for us looking after our 3 Shihtzu’s and our home for 3 weeks. Contact was maintained for about 18months

Forrestfield, WA, Australia · 15 Jan - 31 Jan 2020

References (6)

Lesley

Mary and Ken are trustworthy, reliable, organised and friendly. Immaculately clean and tidy guests. Seasoned, loving, animal carers. I have no hesitation in

Character reference · 31 October 2017

About

Hello and thank you for reading our profile! We are a retired, active and adventurous couple who have the good fortune and freedom to go anywhere in the world. We are experienced, full time house sitters and have been traveling throughout

Why we want to house sit

As full time travelers, we love that house sitting enables us to experience different parts of the world and immerse ourselves in the local culture. We enjoy living like a local. Because we are always on the road, we miss having the

Our experience

We are experienced, full time house sitters and have completed 53 assignments since January 2018. These assignments have given us the opportunity to care for 37 cats, 60 dogs, a host of goats, sheep, cows, pigs, alpacas, horses, exotic

Pet care experience

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

Availability

March 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Mary 63 and Ken 65+
Occupation
Human Resource Director and Systems Engineer
Travelling
With a partner