Dee & Simon

Active and caring animal lovers

Exeter, United Kingdom
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Reviews (5)


We are very grateful to Dee & Simon for coming to sit for us. We met on Whatsapp Video before their visit which was very re-assuring. They ;et themselves in

Ludlow, United Kingdom · 19 Sep - 30 Sep 2021

Dee & Simon sat for my two rescue cats for a week, I am completely new to the site and having strangers in my house looking after my cats and initially was

Bath, United Kingdom · 14 Aug - 21 Aug 2021

Dee and Simon looked after our aged pooch whilst we visited friends in Cyprus. Unfortunately for Our Sitters, the weather here on Isle of Wight was no where

Newport, United Kingdom · 02 Jul - 11 Jul 2021

Simon and Dee were great Housesitters, good communication, arrived promptly and got the hang of everything that needed doing. They quickly made friends with

Exeter, United Kingdom · 06 Mar - 08 Mar 2020

Dee and Simon are a delightful, mature and intelligent couple. Our sit was their first experience with Trusted House Sitters but I am sure they will go on to

Yate, United Kingdom · 19 Feb - 25 Feb 2020

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I have known both Dee and Simon for over 40 years. They have worked overseas in international schools for many years. Since retiring back to the UK they

Character reference · 26 November 2019


My name is Dee and my husband is Simon. We are active retired teachers who been working in various parts of the world and have recently returned to the UK. We are still involved in tutoring both face to face and online and are DBS

Why we want to house sit

For last twelve years we have been living in high rise flats in China, where it has been unsuitable for keeping animals apart from tropical fish. At the moment our flat is also on the third floor by a busy road while we are looking for a

Our experience

In the distant past we have had short house sits in New Zealand, where we were pleased to look after two cats in one home and a smallholding with pigs, chickens and a goat on another occasion. We also have had house sitters for our own home

Pet care experience

  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets


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

Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Dee 65+ and Simon 65+
Tutor and retired Biology teacher and Tutor and retired Chemistry teacher
With a partner