Rita & Phil

Experienced house-sitters, active magistrate, fantastic references from Registered

Disley, United Kingdom
83 Reviews

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14 external references

Reviews (83)


Rita and Phil were fantastic sitters. They communicated really well in the run up to the sit, giving us hints and tips along the way. They gave us regular

Wilbarston, United Kingdom · 28 May - 04 Jun 2021

Phil and Rita looked after the house and Bailey impeccably as ever. Our Labrador loves them as much as he does us. They ensured the house was cleaned in line

Harrogate, United Kingdom · 05 Sep - 10 Sep 2020

Rita looked after my two labradors for three nights in August 2020. She took them on some long walks and to the country pub for lunch. Rita left my home very

Harrogate, United Kingdom · 07 Aug - 09 Aug 2020

Sadly, the Covid-19 lock-down put paid to our holiday and thus the need for Rita and Phil to look after our house and care for Molly, our seven month old

London, United Kingdom · 03 Apr - 05 Apr 2020

Phil and Rita are the prefect house sitters. We felt comfortable with them from the moment we first chatted on the phone. They are an exemplary couple who

Northend, United Kingdom · 12 Feb - 22 Feb 2020

References (14)

Alex and Carole

Rita and Phil house sat for us for 3weeks earlier this year. We had not previously used house sitters or met them before so, inevitably, were slightly

House & pet sitting reference · 22 June 2012


We are young, active 60+ year olds, non smokers, married for 40 years and took early retirement in 2010. We were considering owning pets again but then had an idea: Having had responsible and demanding jobs, we decided to start the rest of

Why we want to house sit

We have always preferred holidays in country cottages, city apartments and narrow boats rather than hotels. We have easily adapted to our surroundings and have treated the properties as we would our own, leaving them spotless. This led us

Our experience

From early 2010 till present (May 2021) , we have carried out 124 house-sits (some are repeats) and have looked after 87 different dogs, 48 cats, several fish, rabbits, chickens and ducks, including administering tablets and syringes. A

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets


June 2021
July 2021
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Aruba

Profile details

Rita 65+ and Phil 65+
Magistrate and Retired
With a partner