John

Building Trust

London, United Kingdom

Reviews (15)

Brian

John was a most reliable house and pet sitter who kept us up to date with things back home whilst we were soaking up the sun for 7 days. We returned to a

London, United Kingdom · 11 Sep - 18 Sep 2019
Viviane

John is a really interesting person. Since the very beginning was careful and offer for some video chat before we decide who would be taking care of our

London, United Kingdom · 03 Sep - 08 Sep 2019
Carol

John was a great Housitter for us and my aged dog and cat. We did not end up meeting because of our schedule but we spoke on the phone and he immediately put

Muswell Hill, United Kingdom · 28 Aug - 31 Aug 2019
Jane

John looked after Milly and our house for two weeks in August. I can genuinely say that he treated both as if they were his own. He sorted out a minor

Teddington, United Kingdom · 01 Aug - 12 Aug 2019
Alessandra

John looked after our two cats: Midnight and Twilight. Midnight has a medical condition and needs medication twice a day. John was very kind, attentive and

London, United Kingdom · 21 Jul - 27 Jul 2019

References (3)

Julie

At various times over the past 7 years John has been house sitting for us in Central London and looking after our very fussy cat, from long weekends to 2 to

House & pet sitting reference · 28 February 2019

About

Handing the keys of your home to a total stranger can be nerve wracking. Having been both landlord and tenant in the UK and overseas, that apprehension is something I thoroughly understand. The fear of strangers, like so many of our fears

Why I want to house sit

One of the keys to maintaining a positive and youthful outlook is engaging with other people. The two best methods I have ever discovered are charity work and housesitting. Each house is a home; and each home is the owner’s world. To be

My experience

Experience with Properties I have been housesitting for friends and the friends of friends for the thick end of 20 years. Over the years these assignments have included an unoccupied 7.5 acre school complex in Central Florida 5 bedroom

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Birds

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Freelance Writer
Travelling
On my own