Michael & James

Friendly Married Canadians available for house & pet sitting opportunities worldwide!

Oxford, United Kingdom

Reviews (9)

Andrea
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Michael was wonderful to have staying with our pets & home while we were away. He was great about communicating, and sent us pictures of our VERY happy cats

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London, United Kingdom · 10 Sep - 19 Sep 2018
Toby
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Michael and James did a wonderful job of looking after our flat, cat and garden while we were away. Lovely to be sent pics of a very contented cat every

  • cat
London, United Kingdom · 24 Aug - 01 Sep 2018
Isabelle
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Michael and James were absolutely perfect! From the moent they introduced themselves, I knew I could trust them with Kiba! They arrived on time and were

  • cat
Burgess Hill, United Kingdom · 26 May - 28 May 2018
Georgina
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Michael and James took care of our 2 cats and home for a week over the Christmas holidays. Michael was a great communicator and was very organised so we

  • cat
London, United Kingdom · 24 Dec 2017 - 01 Jan 2018
Julie
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We were fortunate enough to meet Michael and James before leaving for our holiday and were instantly reassured by their capable, calm manner. They were

  • dog
Oxford, United Kingdom · 28 Jul - 18 Aug 2017

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Ashley
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We have had the pleasure of knowing Mike and James for a number of years. We are always so happy when they're in the Netherlands and it coincides with our

House & pet sitting reference · 08 February 2016

About

We are a married Canadian couple that loves to travel and explore new places. We have recently moved to the UK after travelling the world and working remotely for the last four years which has allowed us to have extended stays in

Why we want to house sit

We have travelled to a lot of different places, relying on hotels, short-term apartment rentals, and AirBnB. We see housesitting as a great opportunity to get another perspective of the places we travel to. Additionally, we both grew up

Our experience

Both of us grew up in families that always had and still have pets. There was always either at least one dog and/or cat and often both or more. We're also the couple that always manages to end up with the supposedly shy cat or dog on our

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock

Availability

July 2019
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August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Michael 32 and James 36
Occupation
Environmental Scientist and Counsellor
Travelling
With a partner