Kate & Phillip

Early retired couple, 35 years' married, looking to take care of much-loved pets

Bakewell, United Kingdom
41 Reviews

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Reviews (41)

Jackie

Kate and Philip were excellent and we came back to happy dogs and nice tidy house. We can highly reccommend them.

Lavenham, United Kingdom · 05 Sep - 12 Sep 2020
Clare

Huge thanks to you both for all your help. I’m not surprised you’ve been snapped up by a professional agency now and wish you all the very best.

Cranleigh, United Kingdom · 04 Aug - 10 Aug 2020
Jen

Kate & Philip were the perfect house sitters. During our trip they kept in contact so they children could find out how all the animals were getting on. We

Berkhamsted, United Kingdom · 23 Jul - 03 Aug 2020
Debra

Kate and Phillip were fantastic. They looked after all of the animals and the house perfectly. Thank you very much

Cambridge, United Kingdom · 22 Dec - 29 Dec 2019
Sue

Sincere thanks to you both for the excellent job you did looking after our two cockers ('girls') and our home whilst we were away enjoying Winter sun. It

Middleton-by-Wirksworth, United Kingdom · 01 Dec - 16 Dec 2019

References (2)

Vicky

Kate and Phil are very loyal, kind and reliable people. They lived in our home last summer while we were on holiday, and took great care of our golden

House & pet sitting reference · 08 February 2018

About

We have retired early and spent most of 2016 and 2017 touring Europe in our motor home, seeking to escape the rigours of the English winter! Since the 1st March 2018 we have combined our love of pets with our mobile European base, which has

Why we want to house sit

We miss our cats dreadfully, but our mobile lifestyle meant that having our own pets was no longer very practicable. Looking after our daughter's wonderful golden retriever for holidays and weekends away has been insufficient compensation

Our experience

We have been very happily married for 34 years and we have house and pet sat for friends and relatives throughout the UK over the years. We are non-smokers with two wonderful daughters who have now grown up to be teachers. As a child, Kate

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

July 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Luxembourg

Profile details

Age
Kate 62 and Phillip 62
Occupation
Retired Certified Bookkeeper and Retired Sales Manager
Travelling
With a partner