Karen

Friendly and reliable carer, so you can relax while you're away!

Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom

Reviews (9)

Richard

Karen and Ian are a delightful couple and the perfect Housesitters. Their dog Issy instantly got on well with our 2 dogs and they played v happily for the

Dawlish, United Kingdom · 16 Feb - 23 Feb 2019
Chelsea

We're always so happy to have Karen look after our two dogs. They adore her and her husband! Thank you Karen!

Woodhouse, United Kingdom · 29 Aug - 10 Sep 2018
Dave n Janet

It was a pleasure to meet Karen, Ian and of course Izzy. Karen had assured us that Izzy was well socialised and that turned out to be the case. We returned

Graves-Saint-Amant, France · 27 Mar - 06 Apr 2018
Debi

Karen was absolutely brilliant. She is friendly, warm and very calm which is why I think both my dogs took to her immediately. She kept to their normal

Loughborough, United Kingdom · 09 Sep - 17 Sep 2017
Chelsea

Karen was a fantastic house-sitter! We were missing the dogs and she sent us some lovely updates or walks in the park and them playing in the garden. Our

Woodhouse, United Kingdom · 08 Jun - 13 Jun 2017

References (2)

Stephen

I have known Karen for about nine years. In that time I have found her to be a very down to earth, intelligent, patient individual who knows her own mind

Character reference · 22 September 2016

About

I am British, well-travelled and looking to house-sit anywhere really for days or a week or two, rather than months at a time. I used to work as an international manager in the energy industry and in retailing, but now I have more time for

Why I want to house sit

I find it really satisfying to help out! Couple this with my interest in travelling and I can’t think of a better way of exploring a new place and experiencing the community ‘as a local’. I also know a little French and would love any

My experience

I am a long-time home owner and I take pride in our lovely old cottage and garden in Leicestershire. I would equally care for any house and garden I was to look after. I’m quite practical and am happy doing a bit of gardening or simple

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Luxembourg
  • Netherlands
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
56
Occupation
Customer Experience Manager
Travelling
On my own