Andrew & Melanie

Mature semi-retired couple

London, United Kingdom
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Lucy
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Andrew and Mel came to housesit for a week for us earlier this month. They arranged to meet before their arrival date, so that I could show them around the

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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom · 30 Mar - 07 Apr 2019
Mrs D Newton
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Melanie and Andrew were perfect house sitters, they were organised, had a meal ready when we arrived home and were amazing with our little old dog Daisy who

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Stroud, United Kingdom · 13 Feb - 01 Mar 2019
Anthony & Julia
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Andy and Mel sat for us for three weeks ending on 8th February and they deserve far more than the five stars in all departments which we have given them

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Marlborough, United Kingdom · 16 Jan - 08 Feb 2019
Sally
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Just returned from Xmas in the U.K. Melanie and Andy took care of our two labs whilst we were away. We cannot praise Melanie and Andy highly enough. We

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Flower Mound, TX, US · 20 Dec - 30 Dec 2018
Christine
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Andy & Mel were the perfect pet and house sitters for us, lovely warm friendly and interesting people. Our dogs adored them just as much as we did, it was so

  • dog
Leiston, United Kingdom · 09 Dec - 13 Dec 2018

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Louise
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Andrew is incredible respectful and responsible and I would have no hesitation in leaving my property in his care. Andrew is incredible honest and has a

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About

I am a retired UK civil servant, aged 65, based in the UK, but spending a few months of every year in Italy where we have a holiday home. Having been lucky enough to take early retirement from the civil service, I completed my MA in Art

Why we want to house sit

Housesitting is a wonderful way of being able to live as a "local", albeit it on a temporary basis. Being able to pet-sit also means we get to meet so many utterly charming pets who all, without exception, have left us with some wonderful

Our experience

We are a house-proud couple and our hobbies include cooking, as one would expect when surrounded with the fabulous produce in Italy. Melanie particularly enjoys gardening and I get to do the heavy lifting! We have lived in England, Italy

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Andrew 65+ and Melanie 61
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner