Joss & Russell

Retired Couple who love looking after pets.

Nelson, New Zealand

Reviews (4)

Linda

Joss and Russell did a wonderful job looking after our house and pets. It was a pleasure to arrive home to a beautiful, clean and tidy home and very happy

Ashmore, QLD, Australia · 04 Jul - 22 Jul 2019
Lee-Anne

Joss and Russell were absolutely wonderful house and pet sitters. The pets were well looked after, with lots of walks, food and love provided. The house

Nelson, New Zealand · 12 Oct - 14 Oct 2018
Deanne

We have so many good things to say about Joss and Russell, right from the start we could tell that they are a kind, honest, caring couple who are easy to

Palm Beach, QLD, Australia · 02 Aug - 19 Aug 2018
Melanie

Joss and Russell were wonderful, kind and compassionate pet sitters. I felt comfortable leaving them with my baby Bubbles and my home and I came home to a

Gold Coast, QLD, Australia · 22 Jun - 24 Jun 2018

References (2)

Jane

Over the 2018 Easter period, my husband and I took a week long break. For the first time, it necessitated finding a suitable sitter for our ageing dog

House & pet sitting reference · 08 May 2018

About

Hello, we are Joss and Russell, a retired and semi retired couple who want to combine our love of travel with our passion for animals. I was a teacher at a university in Australia prior to retirement and Russell is a business broker in the

Why we want to house sit

Currently we don't have any animals because of our frequent trips away so we are keen to combine our love of animals with our interest in travel. We understand how important it is to be able to go away on holiday and know your pets are

Our experience

For the last two years we have house sat for a couple on The Gold Coast who don't have pets but need their roof top garden looked after while they are away for two months in Europe. In April 2018 we looked after Duke, a precious, old

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Livestock
  • 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

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

Profile details

Age
Joss 65+ and Russell 65+
Occupation
University Teacher and Business broker
Travelling
With a partner