Karen & Ian

Kind conscientious caring couple happy to look after your home and pets (non smokers)

Leicester, United Kingdom
6 Reviews

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6 external references

Reviews (6)

Pippa

We could not have asked for a better family to house/dog sit for us. They were amazing. The dogs loved them too. Thank you so much. I hope you will come

Stirling, United Kingdom · 01 Mar - 07 Mar 2020
Christopher

Patty, Lola, Yolo & I are blessed to have met Karen and Ian. They came as pet/house sitters and left as friends. Lola and Yolo simply loved them from the

Sam Roi Yot, Thailand · 11 Jan - 23 Jan 2020
Gillian

Karen, Ian and Alfie did a fantastic job looking after Ollie and Rory all over the Christmas and New Year period enabling us to have a big family Christmas

Balquhidder, United Kingdom · 17 Dec 2019 - 08 Jan 2020
Mark

I was so lucky to find Karen and Ian - they are the perfect house sitters. Not only are they great and warm-hearted people, they were easy with everything

Kandersteg, Switzerland · 02 Dec - 06 Dec 2019
Nigel

Karen and Ian were great house sitters and looked after our girls well with lots of walks and attention. Communication was good with regular updates and

Barbarroja, Spain · 04 Sep - 10 Sep 2019

References (6)

Laura

Karen is a friendly, organised and proactive member of The Learning Support Centre team. She is trustworthy and reliable.

Employment reference · 30 October 2017

About

Hello. Karen is a part time teacher at a university and Ian is a retired British Airways Captain. We are a young at heart, adventurous 50 something, non smoking, married couple who are reliable and responsible. We are used to looking after

Why we want to house sit

Since cutting back on our work commitments we now have the freedom to explore the world. We prefer to live like a local rather than stay in tourist hotels. We like to meet new people, make friends and parachute into different cultures. We

Our experience

We have a golden retriever. We often look after friends dogs whilst they go on holiday. Karen used to help her mum breed and train guide dogs for the blind. We were both brought up with cats, dogs and birds in house. Karen recently gained a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Availability

August 2020
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September 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Karen 53 and Ian 60
Occupation
Tutor and Airline Pilot
Travelling
With a partner