Barbara & Andrew

Active semi-retired couple; we sold our corporate consulting business to become digital

Hartbeespoort, South Africa

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Megan

I have known Barbara & Andrew for many years. I travel frequently (both locally & internationally), and they have looked after my house and Nessie, my

House & pet sitting reference · 11 March 2020

About

We are a couple in our early sixties. We both escaped corporate life in the 90s and subsequently ran a successful business consulting practice together, disproving the myth that couples cannot work well together. We lived and worked in

Why we want to house sit

Having sold our business, we are able to travel for longer periods. House-sitting gives us the opportunity to "live in", rather than "visit", new places. We are looking for house and pet sitting opportunities during the southern hemisphere

Our experience

In 2019, we looked after an elderly black Labrador Retriever for 6 weeks in Goa, India. Beamer needed a strict regimen of diet and walking and we completely fell in love with him. We made good friends with our hosts, the Dharans and their

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

July 2020
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August 2020
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  • 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

Age
Barbara 65+ and Andrew 64
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner