John and Jenny & Jenny

Active, curious, responsible, multilingual couple looking to see the world, slowly

Genève, Switzerland

Reviews (17)

Ian

Jenny spent a week looking after Hyde, my old cat. I have nothing but praise for the experience: Jenny was easy to communicate with, seems to have got on

Basel, Switzerland · 05 Sep - 12 Sep 2019
Jaymi

John and Jenny were so lovely. They took such good care of our dog Mila and of our apartment while we were away. They took her on nice long walks and

Genève, Switzerland · 07 Mar - 08 Apr 2019
Sarah

Jenny and John were fantastic sitters! They were very accessible and responsive in advance of the sit, making us feel at ease with them, especially as this

Genève, Switzerland · 02 May - 21 May 2018
Lynsey

John and Jenny looked after my best friend Slinky, a miniature dachshund, as well as my apartment in Amsterdam so that I could travel for business. Not only

Amsterdam, Netherlands · 03 Mar - 07 Mar 2018
Robert

John and Jenny were easy and straightforward to make arrangements with. Confirmation of the sit happened quickly and everything went very smoothly. They took

Göteborg, Sweden · 08 Feb - 18 Feb 2018

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Marilyn

John and Jenny Barclay have now completed two sits at our home, where we have three cats needing care and attention. One of the cats is epileptic and

House & pet sitting reference · 02 October 2017

About

We met while backpacking around Latin America in 1980. After raising our 3 children, now adults, in Geneva, we have decided to be on the move again. We enjoy cinema, theatre, ballet, reading, swimming, hiking and are open to trying out new

Why we want to house sit

We are "on the move" and want to explore all kinds of ways of travelling. Living in a place, as a local, is an attractive option. We love animals. This was our initial idea but we find now that the pets we have been looking after bring us

Our experience

We were both raised with animals (cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, turtles for Jenny; dogs, budgies, pigeons for John). After many housesits, we have gained recent experience with small and large dogs and have looked after cats

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
John and Jenny 62 and Jenny 60
Occupation
Nomads
Travelling
With a partner