Hilary & Christopher

Active retired couple, reliable, trustworthy, experienced, (non-smokers), to care for your

Cockermouth, United Kingdom

Reviews (22)

Amanda

Very friendly and reliable couple! Left our chalet immaculate!

Verbier, Switzerland · 03 Jul - 08 Jul 2019
Ann

We couldn't be happier with Hilary and Chris as our house sitters. Everything went very well, communication, connection with our dog Joey and so on. They

Burglauenen, Switzerland · 17 Jun - 27 Jun 2019
Caroline

Hilary and Chris were certainly 5* sitters. The girls were loved and looked after and all Tash’s eyedrops administered whenever necessary. The house was

Invergarry, United Kingdom · 02 May - 18 May 2019
Menja

Hilary and Chris are absolutely wonderful house and pet sitters! Responsible, trustworthy, considerate, animal loving and kind. They took extremely good care

Stykkishólmur, Iceland · 13 Apr - 28 Apr 2019
James

Hilary and Chris are truly fantastic house sitters. Alfie and Bramble loved them. The pets were happy, the house immaculate and they even cut the lawn and

Perth, United Kingdom · 29 Mar - 05 Apr 2019

References (6)

Gill

Hilary and Chris Johnston Have helped us care for our home and menagerie on 2 occasions. They approach the responsibilities of taking over someone else's

House & pet sitting reference · 04 July 2012

About

We're married, in our 60's, do not smoke and enjoy a quiet, but active lifestyle. We would take exceptional care of your pets, home and garden and have had many repeat sits. Our interests include hill walking, wildlife, photography and

Why we want to house sit

We are 'pet free' at the moment but miss the enjoyment that animals bring. Our home is in the Lake District. We see house sitting as a 'green' and mutually beneficial way of helping one another.

Our experience

As experienced and practical homeowners we're used to dealing with household and garden issues. Over the years we've had several pets (dogs, cats, poultry) and have spent time on small farms with livestock. We have experience with horses

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Hilary 65+ and Christopher 65+
Occupation
Retired Nurse and Retired Director
Travelling
With a partner