Marion & Dave

Kiwis love to travel

Nelson, New Zealand

Reviews (2)

Susie

We couldn’t recommend Marion & David enough. It was great to meet them before we went on holiday. Communication was good whilst we were away . We came back

Hamstead Marshall, United Kingdom · 12 Jul - 19 Jul 2019
stella

Marion and Dave are wonderful sitters. We came back to an immaculate house and a very happy pusscat! He is so relaxed. I would highly recommend them for

Tring, United Kingdom · 23 Jun - 06 Jul 2019

References (1)

Margaret

It is with great pleasure that I’m writing this reference for my good friends Marion and David McNicoll. We met 40 years ago at our local tennis club and we

Character reference · 03 March 2019

About

We are retired but both have busy lives. We care for our 3 year old Grand son 2 days a week. Dave plays tennis, cycles with friends and walks. He loves planting trees, pruning them and keeping our long driveway clear. He enjoyed

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel and feel we have the skills to enjoy new locations without being constantly living from bags. We have 8 acres which we manage with a few ‘quiet’ grazing cows and occasional haymaking. Keeping sheep without a real sheepdog

Our experience

In the 1970s we did a lot of GP locums in the UK. Mostly for 2-3 weeks. These involved housesitting and caring for pets, along with working at the medical practices We had wonderful experiences and made some life long friends.

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Marion 65+ and Dave 65+
Occupation
Retired Nurse/receptionist and Retired GP/ hobby farmer
Travelling
With a partner