Rosemary & Neil

At your animals' service!

Johannesburg, South Africa

Reviews (10)

Christine

I can't speak too highly of Rosemary & Neil as housesitters! Arrangements were very easy to make with them before they arrived, & their arrival was

Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom · 31 Oct - 08 Nov 2019
christine

We would highly recommend Rosemary and Neil as house sitters, they are lovely pleasant people. We had good communication with them prior to their arrival and

Llanfair Caereinion, United Kingdom · 15 Oct - 21 Oct 2019
Laura

Rosemary and Neil are the best! Clear communication, very friendly and loves cats. I had lots of cute updates (photos/videos) of ours. The house was

Gent, Belgium · 21 Mar - 28 Mar 2019
Helen

Rosemary and Neil were an absolute blessing to our family. We were in a conundrum with a family reunion planned already for two years and the problem of

Bonn, Germany · 25 Jul - 06 Aug 2018
Amy

Rosemary and Neil did a great job of looking after my dog Ira, sending me regular updates to let me know how she was getting on. They were excellent at

Manchester, United Kingdom · 17 Jan - 19 Jan 2018

References (8)

Heather

Rosemary offered to house sit for me in December 2016 the entire period she was here equated to just over a month. I could not have chosen a better or more

House & pet sitting reference · 24 February 2017

About

We are Neil and Rosemary, aged 73 and 63 respectively. Married for 35 years, we have two adult daughters, who live independently of us, in the United Kingdom and in The Netherlands. Our lives and work have always been in South Africa, and

Why we want to house sit

We have always enjoyed travelling, but because we owned our own business, we could not be away for extended periods. Now that we are retired, we have the luxury of time, and would welcome the opportunity of experiencing what it is like to

Our experience

We have been house- and pet-sitting on an informal basis for friends and family for the past twenty years. Now that we are retired , we would like to combine this interest with travel within southern Africa and the countries surrounding

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds

Availability

December 2019
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January 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Botswana
  • Malawi
  • Mauritius
  • Reunion
  • Seychelles
  • South Africa

Profile details

Age
Rosemary 63 and Neil 65+
Occupation
I used to be a travel agent, school teacher and property consultant before becoming a real estate franchise owner. At the end of my career, I worked as a Vodacom Change The World Volunteer for the South African Guide Dog Association for one year and my husband used to be in commerce and industry, and managed our real estate franchises
Travelling
With a partner