richard

I'm spending a year in Oxfordshire and would love to care for your home and pets.

Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Reviews (7)

Judy

Richard looked after the house and hens for a couple of nights and he's a delightful person, a fellow cyclist! We would definitely use him for a longer sit

Slough, United Kingdom · 19 Nov - 22 Nov 2021
Jan

Richard sat for us for a few days in November. He was very friendly and really loved our two dogs. He was brilliant with our 4 month old pup. I would not

Princes Risborough, United Kingdom · 03 Nov - 06 Nov 2021
Nic

Richard looked after our dogs Rocky & Clover whilst we were in Lanzarote between 09 & 20 Feb. Richard was friendly , enthusiastic , and it was clear our dogs

Abingdon, United Kingdom · 09 Feb - 20 Feb 2020
Mary

Richard was a wonderful dog and house sitter: he took Honey running with him, and she clearly had the time of her life. She was glad to see us when we

Oxford, United Kingdom · 12 Jan - 20 Jan 2020
Rupert

Richard was very self-sufficient and did a great job of looking after Eddie and Mr Mu. Told us they were the most affectionate creatures he’d ever known

Witney, United Kingdom · 23 Nov - 30 Nov 2019

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Gordon Laing

I have known Richard since 2006. We met professionally and linked up to assist the South African National Department of Transport in its planning for the

Character reference · 10 July 2019

About

I am a UK citizen living in Stellenbosch, South Africa. I contract for work in the UK travelling there a few months every year. I grew up in Lincolnshire, going through university in the UK and later worked in London and Glasgow for a

Why I want to house sit

As of July 2019 I am in Oxfordshire working part-time and wish to live affordably, experience different towns and villages, and take care of owners pets. I have plenty of time to be able to devote to looking after homes and caring for

My experience

I have house sat for 10+ families in and around Oxfordshire through Trusted Housesitters between 2019 and 2021 looking after all breeds of dogs, cats as well as poultry, fish, and small mammals We've had cats in the family for 20 years

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

December 2021
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Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
50
Occupation
Project Manager : Transport & Development