Coleen & Barry

Retired couple taking time out to see the world

Caterham, United Kingdom

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Caron
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Col and Barry were really amazing cat sitters. The cats were so happy when I came home, really contented. They also tidied the garden for me (Col and Barry

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Reigate, United Kingdom · 18 Apr - 22 Apr 2019
Roger
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Coleen and Barry looked after our house and 3 cats for a week and it was a perfect arrangement. We met 2 hours before leaving to greet them and explain

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Dorking, United Kingdom · 09 Apr - 16 Apr 2019
Wendy
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Coleen and Baz cared for our cats, house and garden for a week during August 2018. We have absolutely no hesitation in recommending them - they were utterly

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Goodrich, United Kingdom · 04 Aug - 11 Aug 2018
Katie
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Five stars all the way for Baz and Col who took wonderful care of our cats and home in Spain for five weeks. The garden was returned to us in better

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Guadiaro, Spain · 11 Jun - 19 Jul 2018
Diane
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Very pleased with Coleen with the care she gave my chickens and geese, and my nervous cat, I loved the photos Coleen sent me of my animals, I thought that

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  • poultry
Norwich, United Kingdom · 19 May - 26 May 2018

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Erin
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Coleen and Barry have housesat for us in our property in London on a number of occasions. We have 3 cats and they always look after them very thoroughly

House & pet sitting reference · 19 November 2017

About

Barry took early retirement 5 years ago after a very demanding global position in Computer Disaster Recovery/ Business Continuity. I was a Optometrist Assistant. We traveled for a year and visited 11 countries. It was a wonderful

Why we want to house sit

We have being traveling for a year (2017) , now we are enjoying house/pet sitting ( 2018 - 2020). Its working out very well having tenants in our home so we can continue to travel and see more of the world and more of the UK.

Our experience

We have had pets of our own in the past including cats, chickens, fish, and birds . The last 2 years we have taken care of a couples 3 rescue cats and their house in Greenwich when they have gone away on trips. We have done 6 housesitting

Pet care experience

  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Coleen 56 and Barry 65+
Occupation
Optometrist Assistant and Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Consultant
Travelling
With a partner