Melissa & Shane

*Experienced Housesitters* Excellent References + Reviews. Professional Married Couple to

Manchester, United Kingdom

Reviews (25)

Paul & Pete

Melissa & Shane are absolutely fabulous sitters! We can't recommend them enough. They are most definitely going on our favourites list.. They were great at

Manchester, United Kingdom · 03 Dec - 17 Dec 2019

Meilissa and Shane were fantastic housesitters. The time they looked after our lovely cat Timble included Bonfire Night and they looked after her very well

Harrogate, United Kingdom · 31 Oct - 03 Nov 2019
Robin & Helen

Melissa and Shane did a good job for us. Nelson seemed very happy with their kind company and they left our house immaculately tidy. Thank you so much!

Cambridge, United Kingdom · 01 Aug - 11 Aug 2019
Lesa & Mac

We had never left our pets for 3 weeks before and I was very anxious! However we won the jackpot when Melissa and Sean applied for this sit. They kept us

Broxbourne, United Kingdom · 13 Jul - 02 Aug 2019

Melissa and Shane are housesitting veterans. They were super comfortable as soon as they arrived to pick up the keys. The house looked great when we arrived

Manchester, United Kingdom · 23 May - 28 May 2019

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Melissa ans Shane are just the most wonderful people. They took care of our two dogs and our old lady cat for four weeks. They were kind and gentle with the

House & pet sitting reference · 11 April 2018


*We’re booked over the Christmas and New Year period, but thank you all for your lovely invitations. :) If you need a sitter outside those holiday dates, please read on! Xx After 2 1/2 straight years of housesitting and over 50 housesits

Why we want to house sit

It's a great adventure! Though we'd both housesat when we were single, we did it as a couple for four months when we first got married four years ago. It allowed us to experience neighborhoods we'd never lived in before, as well as meet new

Our experience

Between us, we have experience looking after our own homes, gardens and pets, as well as house- and pet-sitting, and child-minding. We've been housesitting permanently since June 2017, looking after anything from small family homes in the

Pet care experience

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


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

Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Melissa 40 and Shane 38
a creative and an engineer
With a partner