Janice & Richard

Two semi retired active journalists who love to travel, eat good food, keep fit .....and

Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Reviews (11)

Keith

Was this your 4th or 5th sit for us? They are the sitters of choice: garden, animals, house all wonderfully cared for. Thanks once again you two!

Trie-sur-Baïse, France · 25 Jul - 21 Aug 2019
Judith

Wow! What fantastic sitters. Lovely friendly relaxed couple who looked after everthing to perfection. On our return our cats were calm and well cared for

Sarraguzan, France · 18 May - 09 Jun 2019
Keith

Lovely to have Janice and Richard back again - the perfect house-sitters. Animals content, garden maintained, house spotless, great contacts with friends

Trie-sur-Baïse, France · 16 Apr - 18 May 2019
Liz

Janice and Richard are outstanding housesitters. We cannot thank them enough nor praise them enough. Our pets and our home are their top priorities. They are

Knutsford, United Kingdom · 20 Feb - 08 Mar 2019
Eve

Jan and Richard looked after Lola very well while we were away and the property was clean tidy on our return. A lovely couple.

Dunstable, United Kingdom · 14 Jan - 30 Jan 2019

References (1)

Martyn

I have known Janice and Richard for the past 5 years, firstly in their capacity of running the BCA magazine in Egypt (a busy expat publication) and more

Character reference · 31 January 2018

About

We are a happy loving couple who love to travel... but a couple of years ago, I became a breast cancer survivor, so we left our permanent abode to become free spirits and do what we love best. THS seemed an ideal forum for short term new

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel but would like to try the 'home from home experience'. Most of our time in hotels has been reviewing and writing for them.... this way we can get the peace and quiet to write for ourselves or please ourselves. Also I would

Our experience

We now have experience with cats, dogs, chickens and guinea pigs as well as looking after large gardens and vegetable patches. Last year we spent 3 months in the Haute Pyrenees making lots of good friends and this year we are back for 5

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Janice 65+ and Richard 65+
Occupation
writer/editor and writer/journalist/editor
Travelling
With a partner