Francesco & Valentina

The Italian's Ark

Queenstown, New Zealand

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Micheline
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We were so over the moon with this couple. They arrived a few days early to get acquainted with the dog, made us a fantastic meal while we were packing and

  • dog
  • small pet
Paraparaumu, New Zealand · 13 Dec 2018 - 13 Jan 2019
Janet
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Francesco and Valentina looked after our dog Molly for a week. They kept us in the loop about everything that was going on with her (not an easy dog)

  • dog
Dunedin, New Zealand · 19 Oct - 26 Oct 2018
Christine
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We could not have asked for better housesitters than Francesco and Valentina! Throughout our contact with them they have been great at communicating and

  • dog
Dunedin, New Zealand · 05 Sep - 15 Oct 2018
Catherine
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Francesco and Valentina were amazing . They had a three and a half month stay which is a true test of a great sitter. It was a family tragedy causing me to

  • dog
Queenstown, New Zealand · 13 May - 10 Jun 2018

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Sandra
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Francesco and Vanessa took care of my place and lovely bichon for a weekend. It was nice to know that both home and Chico the dog where in good hands.

House & pet sitting reference · 22 January 2018

About

We were both born in Italy and grew up there for most of our lives. We both love traveling and we came across each other in Melbourne during one of our longest trips. Currently we are lucky enough to be always exploring new places but of

Why we want to house sit

We love traveling and we are planning to keep exploring the world (New Zealand at the moment) for a few years, but of course there are some things we miss: a place that feels like home, and a daily walk and play with our pets (except cats

Our experience

We both grew up with dogs, so we know how it works from feeding to cleaning, from walking to playing. Francesco even used to cook real melas for dogs, to maintain them healthy. He collaborated on dogs training too, so if you are also

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • reptileReptiles
  • fishFish
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • New Zealand

Profile details

Age
Francesco 29 and Valentina 31
Occupation
Working Online - Owns an e-commerce and Working Online - Educational Training
Travelling
With a partner