jo & Ric

Trustworthy, experienced, mature couple

Dawlish, United Kingdom
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Reviews (5)

MILLY
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What a delight to meet Jo and Ric --they are a super pair and within a short time we felt confident in leaving our animals, garden and home in their care. We

  • cat
  • reptile
Tintern, United Kingdom · 16 May - 20 May 2019
Pippa
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Jo and Ric were just the perfect housesitters! They looked after our two large, active dogs (Labrador and Vizla) for two weeks during a heatwave, taking

  • dog
Tonbridge, United Kingdom · 06 Jul - 20 Jul 2018
Philippa
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Jo and Ric were awesome sitters! They looked after Badger for 5 days and we came home to a very happy hound and a spotless house. They are really down to

  • dog
Bath, United Kingdom · 26 Apr - 30 Apr 2018
Lynley
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Jo and Rick stayed looking after Bella and Daisy for a week for us. They very quickly managed to get Bella (the Saluki), on side and she was very happy and

  • dog
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Malmesbury, United Kingdom · 31 Mar - 06 Apr 2018
Jane
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Jo and Ric were excellent house sitters. They house sat and looked after Piper our dog for a week over the new year period. They took her for many long

  • dog
Guildford, United Kingdom · 28 Dec 2017 - 06 Jan 2018

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Paul
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I have known Jo for over 25 years and in that time she has ;looked after our house and dogs that we cared for, many times: the house has always been spotless

House & pet sitting reference · 30 November 2017

About

We have been married for 26 years and live in South Devon. My husband, Ric, is a landscape gardener who works a lot with trees. I am a garden designer and gardener - so we often work together on projects. We have built our own house and

Why we want to house sit

We have recently reorganised our lives so that we can travel more and work less! We are spending more time walking and cycling - but we would also like to explore areas by pet and home-sitting and also by using our skills in return for

Our experience

We have looked after employers pets and homes in the UK and abroad. We have looked after friends and relatives homes, pets and children many times. My husband's parents ran a 'Happy Dogs Holiday' business for many years and we took over

Pet care experience

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

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
jo 53 and Ric 51
Occupation
Gardener/designer/writer and Landscape gardener
Travelling
With a partner