Laura

Quiet, responsible and looking for peaceful places to read and write while travelling

Hexham, United Kingdom

Reviews (6)

Diana

Once again, Laura was the perfect Housesitter! Delilah was in great shape and in a much better mood than when I left! The house felt very cared for

Edinburgh, United Kingdom · 11 Sep - 16 Sep 2019
Hannah

Laura sat for us for an extended period of time, and luckily for us, was an exceptionally capable and conscientious sitter. She was absolutely unflappable

Oleiros, Portugal · 05 Mar - 27 May 2019
Diana

It was great to have Laura back again. She is totally responsible, honest and looked after Delilah like she would her own cat. I was especially touched that

Edinburgh, United Kingdom · 12 Nov - 15 Nov 2018
Sharon

Laura was excellent as a house sitter, very organised and conscientious, and great with the dogs. I have no hesitation at all in recommending Laura as a

Dalmally, United Kingdom · 08 Nov - 11 Nov 2018
Diana

I am so glad that Laura came to sit for Delilah. She's the perfect sitter - asks all the right questions and is very keen to get it all right. She left

Edinburgh, United Kingdom · 25 Oct - 05 Nov 2018

References (2)

Linda Martin

Laura has farm sat on a number of occasions for my husband and I , she is very caring and loves all animals and is very well organised and I could

House & pet sitting reference · 21 July 2018

About

Hello, I'm Laura, I'm a professional psychologist, worked for 10 years in the NHS and currently taking a break from employment to establish my own projects (website and writing) and travel. I'm originally from England, and lived in

Why I want to house sit

I am entering online work, currently exploring a range of options including teaching online and professional writing. I have a couple of small contracts and maintain my own website. I like to travel, and house-sitting would allow me to

My experience

I bought my first flat when I was 18 years old, moved to another flat in Scotland at 25 (which I still own) and owned a house 2012-2018. As a responsible home-owner I understand the importance of maintenance, and mortgages/insurance etc

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 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
37
Occupation
Clinical Psychologist/Scuba Diving Instructor/Writer
Travelling
On my own