Matt & Annel

Trustworthy travelling family of four

Nelspruit, South Africa
14 Reviews

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Reviews (14)


This is the second sit this lovely family has done for us. They took great care of our dog, cat and a large poultry flock. House is cleaner than when we

Austin, TX, US · 20 Jan - 28 Jan 2020
Marilee and Lindy

We are so happy to have had Matt, Annel, Anika and Reuben stay with our pets while we were out of the country. They took really great care of the animals and

Boise, ID, US · 06 Jan - 14 Jan 2020

We had the pleasure to host Matt, Annel, and kids for two weeks. They took great care of our house and pets while we were away, sending us just the right

Dallas, TX, US · 14 Dec 2019 - 01 Jan 2020

The nicest, cutest family ever. Took great care of our cat, a dog needing meds, as well as 20 chickens and 12 guinea fowl. They did a fabulous job! House was

Austin, TX, US · 03 Dec - 12 Dec 2019

Matt, Annel and the kids were an amazing family and took great care of our house and our animals. First we can back to a spotless house, everything was

Milton, GA, US · 23 Nov - 30 Nov 2019

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Matt and his family are genuine, caring and trustworthy people. Him and his wife are both well read and well travelled. With their humble values and pure

Character reference · 17 April 2018


We're a South African family, planning to travel the world with our Special needs daughter, Anika, and son Reuben. Matt works remotely for a US company in the IT industry and he and Annel also run their own online businesses. We can work

Why we want to house sit

We'd love to maintain a homely environment with gardens to play in and pets to love for our kids whilst we're traveling, which makes housesitting the perfect solution for us. We also want to give the kids an authentic experience of the

Our experience

We've completed 22 house sits in France, Belgium, South Africa, Mauritius, Luxembourg, Ireland and the USA from 2018-2020 where we looked after dogs, cats, chickens, fish, guinea fowls, horses, donkeys, pools, and gardens. We have positive

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets


July 2021
August 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

Matt 45 and Annel 35
Entrepreneur, IT Inducstry and Entrepreneur, Author, Blogger, Motivational Speaker
With children