Jane & Simon

Considerate, animal loving retired couple.

Newark on Trent, United Kingdom

Reviews (23)

Sarah Machin

Jane and Simon were truly excellent housesitters. Our two dogs took to them immediately and were obviously well-loved while we were away. Jane sent me

Worksop, United Kingdom · 07 Sep - 15 Sep 2019

From the minute Jane and Simon arrived it was obvious they were going to be great house and pet sitters. They bonded with Tai and Coco and we felt instantly

Horsham, United Kingdom · 18 May - 01 Jun 2019

Jane and Simon looked after our dog and house for almost three weeks. Juno the puppy was well looked after and loved. And the house was clean and tidy upon

Bedale, United Kingdom · 30 Mar - 19 Apr 2019

My heartfelt thanks to Jane and Simon for their wonderful care of our dog Holly last week. They offered to house sit and dog sit for us at very short notice

Horsham, United Kingdom · 02 Mar - 10 Mar 2019

Jane and Simon ! What to say , other than they are incredible and very nice people. We feel so fortunate to have had Jane and Simon look after our much

Horsham, United Kingdom · 16 Dec - 31 Dec 2018

References (13)


Hi, thank you for the email asking for a referance, Jane is a wonderful lady and i would have every confidence in her looking after a property. She is a

Character reference · 09 June 2014


We are a retired professional couple. Jane and I have recently taken early retirement and currently spend several months in our villa in Turkey each year. We Spend the rest of the year in the UK, and enjoy house sitting, and caring for

Why we want to house sit

Housesitting gives us the opportunity to travel around the UK whilst enjoying new and favourite parts of the country. It gives us the opportunity to meet new people and of course the pleasure of looking after animals. (We no longer have any

Our experience

My background is Financial and Management, and Jane’s is Special Needs Teaching. We have always owned our own properties, and always had our own pets. Our homes are now in the historic town of Newark Upon Trent and the pretty fishing

Pet care experience

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


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

Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Jane 62 and Simon 65+
Retired Teacher and Retired Financial Director
With a partner