James & Ruth

Energetic, animal loving, life maximising couple who love to travel and explore

Cape Town, South Africa
3 Reviews

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Reviews (3)

Emma

What a wonderful couple! Ruth and James looked after our precious dog and home so well. Our dog was cared for amazing love and attention. They kept to all

Fulham, United Kingdom · 23 Jul - 22 Aug 2021
Michael

A wonderful family. Thank you so much for taking such great care of our pooches. They are missing all the extra cuddles and care. Come back anytime!

Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom · 21 Dec 2020 - 06 Jan 2021
Jane

What a delightful couple. Unfortunately, due to COVID Ruth & James were unable to come to England last year so they asked their daughter Amy to cover for

Blewbury, United Kingdom · 01 Jul - 10 Jul 2020

References (2)

Bev

I have known James and Ruth for more than 30 years and know them to be a very reliable and trustworthy couple who love life and are up for all sorts of

Character reference · 14 January 2020

About

We are a healthy, active 50-something couple who have a great zest for life and love to travel. We love animals, particularly dogs and have had three of our own. Maxi & Rosie who sadly are no longer with us and Harry our current dog, who

Why we want to house sit

We are keen travelers and have family in various parts of the world. Our children are "off the payroll" which has given us greater flexibility for travel and new adventures. We have always had family pets and enjoy interaction with

Our experience

We have always had pets as part of the family and strongly believe that you can tell a lot about a person by the way they treat animals. We have house & pet sat a large property in Cape Town, a couple of houses in London (1 with pets)

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

September 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Netherlands

Profile details

Age
James 59 and Ruth 58
Occupation
Business executive and Lecturer & Pilates instructor
Travelling
With a partner