Mary & Oliver

Problem solvers & excellent communicators

Exeter, United Kingdom
review5 Reviewsreference14 ReferencesStandard Verification

Reviews (5)

Sepia
review
review
review
review
review

I haven't yet had the pleasure of meeting Oliver as Mary was sitting for me this time on her own, but she's the best -- I adore her already and without a

  • cat
Los Angeles, CA, US · 26 Feb - 05 Mar 2018
Robert & Emily
review
review
review
review
review

I can't thank Mary and Oliver enough for coming through last minute to watch our kitties when a friend backed out last minute. I especially appreciated them

  • cat
Brooklyn, NY, US · 14 Oct - 16 Oct 2017
Karole
review
review
review
review
review

Mary & Oliver cared for our 9-year old Boston Terrier and our home for a month and we highly recommend them. This was our first Trusted Housesitters

  • dog
Vancouver, BC, Canada · 03 Sep - 03 Oct 2017
Patty
review
review
review
review
review

Mary and Oliver were great sitters and took good care of my cats. They made themselves at home, kept me up to date with cat photos, and communicated with me

  • dog
  • cat
San Francisco, CA, US · 02 Mar - 22 Apr 2017
Kristina
review
review
review
review
review

Mary and Oliver are fantastic as our house and pet sitters. Our dog, Freya, absolutely adores them - she had a wonderful time while we were away on a long

    Mill Valley, CA, US · 04 Sep - 04 Sep 2014

    References (14)

    Michael
    reference
    reference
    reference
    reference
    reference

    Oliver and Mary are extremely respectful and thoughtful people. I expect them to take excellent care of any home they stay in. I have stayed with them for

    Character reference · 19 June 2014

    About

    We are a married couple of researchers who can work from anywhere. We're non smokers, big readers and committed problem solvers. We took a few years off from this site while Ollie was being treated for bone cancer and getting fitted with a

    Why I want to house sit

    The idea of housesitting occurred to Mary at Christmas when she realized she had the keys to 5 or 6 of her friends houses on her keychain, with requests to cuddle with the cat, and/or water the plants. Her family all but expects her to

    My experience

    Oliver spent most of his life the wilds of Devon, UK where he tended to his family's pigs, chickens and retired Greyhound, Ebony. Meticulous and detail oriented, he's the kind of person who never forgets to use a coaster. He likes to fix

    Pet care experience

    • dogDogs
    • catCats
    • fishFish
    • poultryPoultry
    • farm animalLivestock

    Availability

    August 2019
    MTWTFSS
    01020304
    05060708091011
    12131415161718
    19202122232425
    262728293031
    September 2019
    MTWTFSS
    01
    02030405060708
    09101112131415
    16171819202122
    23242526272829
    30
    • 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
    40
    Occupation
    researchers
    Travelling
    On my own