Dorothy & Ken

We are Dorothy (from Dublin) and Ken (from London) living in Surrey UK

Woking, United Kingdom

Reviews (8)


I would highly recommend Dorothy and Ken as very reliable and caring housesitters. They came for a long weekend, arrived promptly, kept me fully up-to-date

Nutley, United Kingdom · 05 Jul - 08 Jul 2019

“I arrived home to two very happy and well cared for dogs. Also, my house was in great shape. Thank you Dorothy and I hope you will come and take care of

Clontarf, Ireland · 22 May - 30 May 2019

Dorothy and Ken were wonderful sitter s in every respect. Not only did they love the dogs, but the dogs loved them. They wouldn't even look at me when I came

Vera Playa, Spain · 12 Dec - 31 Dec 2018

Once again , we were delighted to have Dorothy and Ken to stay, it was very reassuring while we were away to know that our furry family and home were in good

Fordingbridge, United Kingdom · 20 Oct - 22 Oct 2018

Dorothy and Ken were amazing house sitters for our 2 dogs and the house. We received constant updates to appease our nerves and returned home to an extremly

Skibbereen, Ireland · 09 Sep - 04 Oct 2018


We are comfortably retired with a very active and busy life. Ken is a very keen musician and now loves singing and playing jazz piano, and before that played guitar in several rock bands. I also love music and I’m learning to play guitar

Why we want to house sit

As retirees, we are fairly free to come and go as we please. We have various commitments at home but we can schedule our year for house sits with ease. We like the idea of a change and as we have no pets at home, house-sitting provides an

Our experience

We have been homeowners since the early 1980s. We are very careful and considerate in other peoples' homes. We would care for YOUR home as we would our own, keeping it clean and tidy. We are both well-organised, calm and able to deal

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Birds


October 2019
November 2019
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • France
  • Ireland
  • Norway
  • Spain

Profile details

Dorothy 65+ and Ken 65+
I was self employed in the field of Personal Development. I have an MBA from the Open University, I am an NLP trainer and specialised in Leadership consultancy in large corporations at Executive Level. I also worked with clients one to one. and Ken was an IT consultant , self employed, specialising in Soft Skills, Systems Architecture, Project Management, Facilitator, working all over the globe. Ken is also an NLP trainer with diplomas in Hypnotherapy. This has helped him greatly in his career.
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