mary & Alan

Retired teacher available at short notice for house sitting

Chipping Ongar, United Kingdom

Reviews (10)

Nicole

Mary and James were lovely and did a great job of looking after Maisie and our home. We had pictures and updates of Maisie whilst we were away. This was

East Grinstead, United Kingdom · 16 Aug - 23 Aug 2019
simon

Mary and James sat for us for just over 2 weeks in May/June. Everything was absolutely fine, they are a lovely friendly couple who made sure the dogs were

Bath, United Kingdom · 27 May - 09 Jun 2019
Sue

Mary was a delight to have as our house sitter. She sent me daily pictures and updates of our gorgeous two cats and let me know how they were all getting on

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom · 16 Dec 2018 - 01 Jan 2019
jan

Mary house sat for my two cats, Luna and PJ and I must say they were very well looked after. Although I didn't get the chance to meet her, she made friends

Espiche, Portugal · 23 Oct - 08 Nov 2018
Helen

Mary was a brilliant house sitter. Very warm and friendly and Penny our cat took to her straight away.Penny was beautifully looked after and the house was

Tiverton, United Kingdom · 11 Oct - 18 Oct 2018

References (3)

Mani & Selene

Mary is a very pleasant and reliable lady. She took great care of our home and pet dog. We would love Mary to look after the house and our pet at anytime

House & pet sitting reference · 01 August 2017

About

I am a 72 yr old, retired teacher, very active - play golf, walk, cycle, garden, member of local U3A, play bridge, socialise with friends etc. Non smoker, occasional drinker, organised & tidy, respectful towards others & their property

Why we want to house sit

I like a change of scenery & exploring new environments. I love animals but don't have any of my own now and but enjoy looking after other peoples pets.

Our experience

I have been house /pet sitting in Perth, Western Australia, for the past ten years in various types of households, as I had family there. Plenty of references available. I love the warm climate there & very happy to escape some of our harsh

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
mary 65+ and Alan 65+
Occupation
teacher and Retired paramedic
Travelling
With a partner