Lionel & Elsie

Responsible, competent,mature couple

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
41 Reviews

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Reviews (41)


Lionel and Elsie communicated well with us before they came and gave us updates on the dogs while we were away. We were delayed on our way back due to

Tewkesbury, United Kingdom · 04 Sep - 11 Sep 2021

Lionel and Elsie were fabulous. They took great care of Bingley, stepping in at the last moment. They left the house sparkling and even left us home made

Sturminster Newton, United Kingdom · 01 Sep - 04 Sep 2021

Lionel Immediately made me fell happy to leave the dogs who settled well with him . Regular updates and photos kept me informed and I knew they were having a

Highcliffe, United Kingdom · 06 Aug - 08 Aug 2021

What awesome awesome house sitters. Thank you so very very much. Truly lovely people and could not have looked after the house and dogs any better. Great

Alton, United Kingdom · 21 Jul - 25 Jul 2021

We were extremely happy with Lionel and Elsie as our house sitters . They were very communicative and flexible throughout our holiday planning stage and were

Cramond, United Kingdom · 02 Jul - 16 Jul 2021

References (2)


I worked with Lionel for over 5 years and he was with the company for 25 years. I know him to be honest, reliable and trustworthy. He used to puppy walk

Employment reference · 11 September 2017


We are a non-smoking, mature couple who have been sailing on our yacht, Ruby Tuesday, for the past five years. Pet sitting has given us an occasional break from our life on the ocean waves during that time. Seeing some of the countries we

Why we want to house sit

Our home for the past five years,Ruby Tuesday, a 40-foot yacht is now sold and gone to a new family to have adventures in. This lets us move onto the next phase of our life of land travel. We enjoy seeing new countries and new areas of

Our experience

We spent the summer of 2018 sitting in various parts of the U.K., having a great time ourselves and gaining over 15 5star reviews. We were both raised on farms so, as well as the usual domestic pets, we can cope with most livestock

Pet care experience

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


October 2021
November 2021
  • 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

Lionel 65+ and Elsie 60
Airline pilot
With a partner