Karen & Chris

Experienced animal loving housesitter who loves visiting new places and meeting new people

Bedford, United Kingdom

Reviews (8)

Karen

Karen was 100% amazing. I have no hesitation in recommending her to anyone. She was kind, highly organised and very reliable. Anyone who is lucky enough to

Ledbury, United Kingdom · 24 Jul - 31 Jul 2019
Steven

Karen was just wonderful. When we initially skyped with her, we instinctively liked her. When she came to our home, to take care of our little cat (Pablo)

London, United Kingdom · 20 Jun - 25 Jun 2019
Jacqueline

Karen and Chris looked after our pets and garden really well in extremely hot weather - quite challenging! The dogs were very happy and and healthy and had

Ringwood, United Kingdom · 07 Jul - 21 Jul 2018
Luke

Karen was fantastic. Mooli (our cat) took to both of them straight away and was very happy. We got daily photos of her enjoying herself and the house was

Málaga, Spain · 17 May - 20 May 2018
John

Karen and Chris were great! They took great care of the dogs and the house and we'd be really pleased to have them sit anytime

Putney, United Kingdom · 04 May - 07 May 2018

References (1)

Helen

I have known Karen and Chris for over 30 years and I can definitely recommend them as house sitters. They are completely trustworthy, reliable and

Character reference · 10 January 2018

About

I am a fit and active early retiree and started my travel adventures by living in Andalusia last winter, immersing myself in Spanish language, food and culture. Since then I’ve had housesits in Spain, France and the UK. I love exploring

Why we want to house sit

I love to travel but I generally prefer to stay in houses and apartments rather than hotels to get closer to the local way of life. I have stayed in many types of accommodation from tiny rural houses to large city apartments. I would love

Our experience

I own a 4 bedroom house where I have lived for 20 years with my now grown up daughters and am well used to cleaning, maintaining and generally looking after a home and bit of light gardening. I have owned some lovely pets over the years

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Spain

Profile details

Age
Karen 57 and Chris 64
Occupation
Human resources director and IT project manager
Travelling
With a partner