Clare & Bernard

Retired professional couple

London, United Kingdom
8 Reviews

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2 external references

Reviews (8)


We were so very lucky to come across Clare and Bernard who could not have been kinder or more reliable. We were able to meet them before the sitting dates

Marlborough, United Kingdom · 03 Aug - 17 Aug 2020

Clare was tremendous. We felt so happy leaving them in our house and they managed everything brilliantly! There were a few minor dramas involving our pets

North Cadbury, United Kingdom · 09 Jul - 16 Jul 2020
celia m

I met Clare and Bernard before leaving. They were very flexible having had a cut the sit short by a week due to Covid. They were clearly very reliable and

Hampnett, United Kingdom · 26 Jun - 10 Jul 2020

Clare and Bernard are a delightful couple, from the initial communication we were sure we had found some excellent sitters and that definitely proved to be

Minstead, United Kingdom · 19 Mar - 23 Mar 2020

Clare and her husband Bernard were ideal house sitters. Making arrangements beforehand with Clare was achieved without fuss and we thoroughly enjoyed the

Petersfield, United Kingdom · 11 Jan - 19 Jan 2020

References (2)


I cannot recommend Clare enough. She is a caring, respectful, tidy house sitter and is knowledgable with any animals. I have known Clare for 25 yrs and

Character reference · 25 July 2019


I retired as a teacher a few years ago and have since developed my passion as an artist. I teach watercolour both locally and abroad. My husband has just retired as a Queen's Counsel and we are active walkers and both play sport, mainly

Why we want to house sit

I have had dogs most of my life, plus a variety of other animals, before moving to London and would love the opportunity to spend more time in their company. I am an artist, mainly painting in watercolour and love visiting different

Our experience

I grew up with dogs, and when my children were growing up we enjoyed dogs, cats, a donkey, ponies, sheep, doves, chickens and a goat all of whom were very much part of the family! I am mature and sensible and have lived in various parts of

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets


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

Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Clare 65+ and Bernard 65+
Artist and Retired Barrister QC
With a partner