Chris & Kiki

Retired couple available to house sit at short notice

Sherborne, United Kingdom
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Reviews (8)

Nicholas
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Chris and Kiki have just completed a sit for us and we cannot recommend them highly enough. Our animals were wonderfully cared for, so much so, one dog looks

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  • cat
Trie-sur-Baïse, France · 14 Aug - 23 Aug 2018
Sally
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Chris and Kiki are a delight! Efficient, organised and capable - very thoughtful and caring with our dogs, and the house and garden were immaculate! Thank

  • dog
Eymet, France · 03 Aug - 09 Aug 2018
Cristel
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All our family has been so happy to meet with Chris and Kiki. They took a lot of care to our pets, our garden and our house. They've sent news by whatsapp

  • dog
  • cat
  • horse
  • fish
  • poultry
  • small pet
Thorens-Glières, France · 08 Jul - 22 Jul 2017
Alison
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Chris and Kiki were real stars. They looked after our bouncy, young puppy and 2 cats, not to mention tackling a big garden job for us- cooking us a lovely

  • dog
  • cat
Tostat, France · 21 Sep - 18 Oct 2016
James
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I cannot praise Chris and Kiki highly enough. From our very first Skype chat, I felt absolutely confident that they would love and cherish our menagerie (two

  • dog
  • cat
  • horse
Dax, France · 27 Jul - 27 Jul 2015

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Gavin
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I have known Chris McDowall since our early teenage years and we have been firm friends for more than 50 years. He is a most reliable, honest and practical

House & pet sitting reference · 05 January 2013

About

We are a retired couple in our early seventies, whose children have left home. We know most parts of the world, having lived and worked there. We both speak English, Dutch and French. We have both had responsible and satisfying careers

Why we want to house sit

We have recently sold our second home in France after 23 years, and miss the chance to get away. We dislike hotels and are keen to see new places.

Our experience

We owned dogs and cats for the first 20 years of our marriage, until overseas travel precluded it. Over the years we have regularly dog and cat sat for friends and relations for periods from days to months. We know and love horses, having

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

May 2019
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Preferred countries

  • France

Profile details

Age
Chris 65+ and Kiki 65+
Occupation
Retired Royal Marine Officer and Retired PA
Travelling
With a partner