Alexandra

Mature, experienced, reliable and security-conscious house-, pet- and boatsitter!

High Wycombe, United Kingdom

Reviews (8)

Marcia

This was my first time leaving my house in the care of a sitter so I was a little nervous. Alex totally put my mind at rest from the moment we met. She was

    Potton, United Kingdom · 21 Dec - 31 Dec 2018
    Julie

    Alex kindly house and pet sat for us in December and did a fantastic job. We were able to relax and enjoy our trip away knowing that she was looking after

    Evesham, United Kingdom · 04 Dec - 17 Dec 2018
    Marion

    Alex was lovely, I'm sorry I didn't have more time to get to know her better. My place was well cared for when I came back from holiday, and the cat was

    Hathersage, United Kingdom · 24 Oct - 04 Dec 2018
    Nina

    From the first point of contact with Alex I could sense she was kind, gentle and organised. She arrived the night before our very early start and was very

    Odiham, United Kingdom · 16 Sep - 01 Oct 2018
    Julie

    Our two dogs absolutely loved Alex and we would have her back any time. This was our first foray into house/pet sitting and thanks to Alex it went really

    Horley, United Kingdom · 01 Sep - 16 Sep 2018

    References (3)

    Marit

    Alex looked after my house and cat (Henri) on 2 occasions, for 3 and 6 months respectively. I wholeheartedly recommend Alex. She is 100% trustworthy and

    House & pet sitting reference · 13 July 2017

    About

    Hi, I'm Alex, a fifty-something freelancer with wanderlust :-)

    Why I want to house sit

    As a digital nomad in the editorial and writing field, I am fortunate to be able to based just about anywhere (as long as there's internet!). I have been house- and petsitting over the last three years, rotating between several properties

    My experience

    Having grown up in the countryside with a diverse collection of animals, I have an abiding appreciation of the joy that they can bring. I also know how heart-wrenching it can be to leave beloved pets behind when one goes away. I always

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Horses
    • Fish
    • Small pets

    Availability

    August 2019
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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
    55
    Occupation
    Freelance editor
    Travelling
    On my own