Ursula

Early-retired Head Teacher will lavish care on your home and pets

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Reviews (9)

Dianne

What can I say about Ursula ! It is like having an old friend look after your house ,cat and dog . This is Ursula’s, second sit for us ,and she is just

Estepona, Spain · 17 Aug - 26 Aug 2019
Dianne

We could not have been happier Ursula is a lovely lady ,who looked after our Cockerspaniel Koko , and our house with great care and attention. She even

Estepona, Spain · 21 Feb - 12 Mar 2019
Janet

Ursula was an amazing pet sitter considering she had 5 to keep company. Ursula would take the two big ones for a long walk first then take the tiny ones on a

Murcia, Spain · 22 May - 30 May 2017
Rosie

Ursula looked after Figaro and Pandora for a couple of weeks in January and I couldn't have been happier. She took great care of the cats, and the house was

Chipping Norton, United Kingdom · 20 Jan - 20 Jan 2016
ELIZABETH

Ursula was fantastic. Such a lovely lady and very capable. I came home to happy dogs and a very clean and tidy house. I would not hesitate to recommend her

Nottingham, United Kingdom · 22 Sep - 22 Sep 2015

References (2)

Marion

I can highly recommend Ursula as a pet sitter.I have entrusted her on numerous occasions to look after my 2 cats and dog when I have gone away - sometimes

House & pet sitting reference · 01 January 2014

About

Hello, I'm Ursula and I live with my partner, S, on a remote hillside some ten miles from the nearest shops, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Sadly for me, S does not like any sort of travel! He is happiest being here at home

Why I want to house sit

I love to travel, but hate to be a tourist. House sitting gives me the opportunity to live as a member of a community, speak the language, see new places and people,and feel at home. I will be able to enjoy the company of a pet (or three!)

My experience

We are proud 'parents' to Mollie, our springer spaniel, and Ginger, our mad orange cat. Previously, I have had other dogs and cats, goldfish, guinea pigs, and (once upon a time) a horse. I help regularly with lambing on a sheep farm

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

October 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Retired head teacher
Travelling
On my own