val & Roy

Experienced house sitting couple with much to offer

Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Reviews (53)

NIKKI
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Val and Roy sat for us for two weeks whilst we were away on holiday..... They are a very pleasant couple, who have been house sitting for a considerable

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Wirral, United Kingdom · 07 Jun - 23 Jun 2019
Sue
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Roy and Val are a lovely couple, they took extra special care of 'the girls' Shuna and Isla (my dogs) and I felt comfortable and confident leaving them with

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Straimont, Belgium · 21 May - 05 Jun 2019
Lia and Chris
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This was the very first time we had a House sitter for Widget and Ollie so we were quite apprehensive on how it was all going to work out and were quite

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Tewin, United Kingdom · 03 May - 07 May 2019
magda
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Val and Roy looked after our 2 dogs for nearly three weeks whilst we were overseas. I was a bit nervous leaving our "babies" as we had never done it before

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Twickenham, United Kingdom · 03 Apr - 21 Apr 2019
Brian
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Val and Roy looked after my two Jack Russells while I was away for two months. I arrived back to find two happy little dogs who had clearly been very well

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Alverstoke, United Kingdom · 10 Jan - 12 Mar 2019

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Val and Roy were brilliant! The house was spotlessly clean when we came back and my dog and cats were so happy and well-cared for. There was no fuss, just

House & pet sitting reference · 22 June 2012

About

We are retired self funded dual nationality UK/Australian couple who have been sitting worldwide since 2010. We originally spent 2010 til 2016 sitting thru Europe and UK, we then returned to Australia to sit and also travelled to Malaysia

Why we want to house sit

Enables us to travel for longer within our budget and experience many different places and meet a variety of people and their pets.

Our experience

Since we started our house sitting adventure we have completed 43 house sits throughout UK, France, Spain and Crete. These have been a variety of situations from a terrace home, a farm with extensive grounds and two wind turbines, a very

Pet care experience

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

Availability

July 2019
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August 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
val 61 and Roy 65+
Occupation
retired Customs Officer and retired army officer
Travelling
With a partner