Helen & David

Trustworthy British couple

Coimbra, Portugal
9 Reviews

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Reviews (9)


I would like to thank Helen & Dave ,for being wonderful sitters . Organised ,helpful careful and great company to . They cared for the house and our pets

Estepona, Spain · 18 Dec 2019 - 03 Jan 2020

Helen and Dave were the perfect housesitters for our home and our cat Toby. Toby is an elderly cat, needing a lot of attention and petting. He got all of it

Gland, Switzerland · 26 Jul - 13 Aug 2019
John and Wendy

Helen & David were perfect sitters and a lovely friendly couple. Not only were ours cats happy and well cared for when we returned; the house immaculately

Estepona, Spain · 02 Jul - 23 Jul 2019

Helen and Dave are the Dream House-sitting couple - reliable, friendly, trustworthy, organised, tidy etc etc.. I could go on and on! Our big Bernese Mountain

Cirencester, United Kingdom · 29 Jul - 18 Aug 2018

Helen was an absolute dream. She is so lovely, caring and considerate. I really enjoyed meeting her and felt very grateful that my dog was in her care. Thank

Oxford, United Kingdom · 29 Mar - 03 Apr 2018

References (9)


I have known Helen as a loyal,most organised and trustworthy friend for over 38 years and in more recent years now know Helen and Dave as a wonderful

Character reference · 25 July 2012


We are a friendly, reliable, well organised, diligent and trustworthy British couple in our fifties and understand what a privilege it would be to be allowed into somebody's home whilst they were away either to housesit or also to look

Why we want to house sit

We feel that house/pet sitting is ideal for us as we would like to explore other countries and have new experiences although our main priority whilst in your home would be the pets (if applicable)and house.

Our experience

We both owned our own properties in the UK and since moving to Portugal we have not only renovated properties but have also run a small guest house and we look after properties which our friends have as holiday homes. We have had a swimming

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry


January 2021
February 2021
  • 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

Helen 59 and David 56
ex local government officer and ex IT consultant
With a partner