James

Animal loving, vegetarian, non smoking, quiet house and pet carer.

Broadstone, United Kingdom

Reviews (15)

Maria

James was magnificent. We returned after a four week trip to very happy dogs, cat and home all looking lovely. He even had taught the dogs a few clever and

Dedham, United Kingdom · 02 Sep - 30 Sep 2019
Tracey

James is happy, smiley and easy going. He established a rapport with Hector, our dog immediately and we felt very comfortable leaving him with our beloved

Berkhamsted, United Kingdom · 26 Aug - 02 Sep 2019
Jayne

James was very reliable, turned up when he said he would and the animals were all very well looked after whilst I was away. He has a great sense of humour

Stow on the Wold, United Kingdom · 19 Aug - 26 Aug 2019
Jackie

James, what can I say! Well, James is a great housesitter. Communication before and during the sit was excellent. We came home to a lovely neat and tidy

Trowbridge, United Kingdom · 16 Jul - 24 Jul 2019
Annabel

Thanks for sitting James. Our first time using trusted house sitters and we weren’t sure what to expect. James communicated well leading up to our holiday

Easingwold, United Kingdom · 06 Jul - 16 Jul 2019

References (2)

Maurice

James house sat for a member of our staff several years ago in Whangamata, New Zealand. He proved to be a totally reliable and efficient house sitter, and

Employment reference · 29 May 2018

About

I love all animals, especially dogs, and they love me. I love to travel and meet creatures of all kinds, human or otherwise, and to interact with them. I have travelled extensively, especially in Asia. I have lived and worked in a few

Why I want to house sit

I like to lead a nomadic lifestyle travelling and having few possessions. Now I am getting older my travelling is getting slower and a bit more comfortable. House sitting enables me to travel to real, less touristy places, whilst also

My experience

I had looked after houses and animals on an informal basis a few times in the past but since April 2018 I have been sitting full time. Between mid April and mid November I did 17 sits, nearly all with dogs but with a wide variety of other

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Anguilla
  • Argentina
  • Aruba
  • Australia

Profile details

Age
54
Occupation
Esl teacher
Travelling
On my own