Vanessa & Richard

Don't worry and be happy on your holiday with us looking after your house and pets

Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviews (9)

Frances
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Vanessa and Richard were excellent housesitters. Cheetah the cat was well looked after and they coped with her fussiness and communicated regularly. It was

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Alexandra, New Zealand · 19 Jan - 07 Feb 2019
Deb
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Vanessa and Richard were wonderful Very reliable and took great care of Jack.

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Auckland, New Zealand · 22 Dec 2018 - 03 Jan 2019
DIANE
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Vanessa and Richie are the best. I returned to a clean home and more important- happy dogs. Vanessa sent me photos of my pups several times. She also let

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Emeryville, CA, US · 29 Nov - 05 Dec 2018
Trina
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Vanessa and her partner were great sitters. My cat really liked them. They were great to connect with prior and sent cute photos. I'd have them back at any

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San Francisco, CA, US · 19 Nov - 26 Nov 2018
Deirdre
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Vanessa and Richard were fabulous housesitters and dogsitters while we were on vacation for 3 weeks. They were able to come early and meet our dog, Cosmo, to

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Nashville, TN, US · 24 Oct - 10 Nov 2018

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Cara
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Vanessa is very organised and reliable. She keeps a very clean, tidy and organised house. She is a very clear and timely communicator who makes plans and

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About

We are Vanessa and Richard, a responsible non-smoking couple in our late 30s who have no children, and work in HR and IT. We were raised in New Zealand around cats and dogs, and have experience house-sitting dogs, cats and chickens

Why we want to house sit

We love traveling and house sitting allows us to experience a country as more than just a tourist by living in a local community and immersing ourselves in the culture. We will be working on our own online software business, so we will be

Our experience

We recently returned to New Zealand after 5 months overseas. We spent 3 months house sitting in Europe where we took care of dogs and cats in Luxembourg, England and Portugal. We then went USA and completed 4 house sits. Vanessa grew up in

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • American Samoa
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
Vanessa 41 and Richard 39
Occupation
Human Resources Advisor and Software Developer
Travelling
With a partner