BARBARA & Ian

Barbara, mother, (taxi driver, laundry worker, cleaner, counselor etc)

Egham, United Kingdom
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Reviews (10)

Paul

Barbara and Ian were absolutely perfect sitters. They arrived bang on time from a very long drive which meant we were able to start our holiday without any

Bakewell, United Kingdom · 31 Jul - 14 Aug 2021
Kate

Barbara was was a great house sitter. Home left immaculate and Benji suitably sleepy which is always a great sign of many walks had. Happy to recommend!

Hindhead, United Kingdom · 23 Oct - 25 Oct 2020
Carolyn

Barbara and her family returned to us for another week, we knew everything would be fine after their previous visit. Again we returned to happy contented

Newnham, United Kingdom · 10 Jul - 17 Jul 2019
Naz

Barbara and Ian are simply delightful. Nothing was too much trouble for them and our dogs felt instantly comfortable with them .

Lowestoft, United Kingdom · 05 Jul - 08 Jul 2019
Carolyn

Barbara and her family kept in touch prior to arriving. They quickly sorted out who was responsible for the sheep and ducks, and all, got on well with

Newnham, United Kingdom · 21 Jun - 29 Jun 2019

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Wendy

We have known Barbara & family for nearly 15 years. They are very reliable and trustworthy. They have house sat for us more than once and looked after our

House & pet sitting reference · 28 March 2017

About

Hi, my name is Barbara, I have been married to Ian for 23 years. I have two sons, one of whom is studying Vet medicine at Nottingham and the other is working and studying part time. We worked overseas for 7 years in Oman for 9-10 months a

Why we want to house sit

Whilst we worked in Oman we would return every summer to enjoy exploring different parts of the UK through Trusted Housesitters. We discovered some amazingly beautiful parts of the UK often in the company of a dog or two. Our lifestyle did

Our experience

Between 2017 and 2020 we had short term contracts overseas and during the summer months we were fortunate to house sit for many different pets and their owners. Pets have always been very important to us; we had a cat called Sipha who

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Botswana
  • France
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy

Profile details

Age
BARBARA 55 and Ian 50
Occupation
Teaching assistant and Science teacher
Travelling
With a partner