Silvia

Animal and plants lover, reliable, clean and responsible.

London, United Kingdom

Reviews (19)

Jane

Sylvia was lovely and we had an interesting chat when we met. She is an artist and worked on our kitchen table - she sent so many lovely photos of the two

Crouch End, United Kingdom · 15 Sep - 29 Sep 2019
Annie & Jason

After such a lovely experience from both sides the first time round, Silvia returned to house/pet-sit for us a second time! We were so happy to have her come

Amsterdam, Netherlands · 02 Sep - 11 Sep 2019
Stefania

This was the second time Silvia took care of Zelda and my apartment and again an excellent fit. Silvia really cares for Zelda as if she were her own, enjoys

San Donato Milanese, Italy · 18 Aug - 28 Aug 2019
Ulrike

I was very happy to have Silvia as my housesitter. She took great care of my two cats and they really loved her. When I returned back home Silvia left the

Schliersee, Germany · 26 Jul - 18 Aug 2019
Stefania

Silvia has been an outstanding sitter. I had some problems right before leaving and I had time to show her only some of what I had planned to. Being very

San Donato Milanese, Italy · 26 Jun - 06 Jul 2019

References (2)

Barbara

Silvia was a truly wonderful housesitter! From the moment we started to chat about things I could tell that she has a genuine passion about good design and

Landlord reference · 01 July 2018

About

Animal and plant lover, I am a trained illustrator from Milan, and have worked in the creative industry for almost 20 years, as a creative director, set designer, props maker and journalist. I have an Enhanced DBS check that enables me to

Why I want to house sit

I am friendly, tidy and considerate and would love to have the chance to care for animals notably home pets, especially since I work from home: I love the exchange of joy and company that can be established with the pets, while I'm away

My experience

I have grown up in the countryside south of Milan, Italy, surrounded by pets and farm animals including insects - bee breeding, that produced an amazing honey! I studied Art in Pavia and Milan, and lived between Milan and London since

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Age
49
Occupation
Creative director / Set Designer, working from home on my projects.
Travelling
On my own