James & Diane

Semi retired professional couple, homeowners with experience of domestic pets

Darlington, United Kingdom

References (2)

Colin

I first met Jim Grieves over thirty years ago, when I was studying for my degree and he was completing his PHD, at Durham University. Since that time I

House & pet sitting reference · 14 January 2013

About

We are a fun loving and outgoing couple in our 60's (but still think we are in our 30's!). We have both taken early retirement from academic careers, however we continue to write books and do occasional consultancy. Our son and daughter

Why we want to house sit

We would enjoy the opportunity to explore the local culture and feel part of the community in pastures new around the world. What better way to do that but house sitting!

Our experience

As homeowners ourselves we are used to keeping a clean and tidy house and gardens. We are also handy at a little DIY. We respect other people's property and personal belongings and would look after everything as if it was our own. We have

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

August 2019
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September 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
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
James 65+ and Diane 65+
Occupation
Semi-Retired and Semi-Retired
Travelling
With a partner