Gerard & Laraine

Mature very young at heart English couple

Auckland, New Zealand

Reviews (8)

Jon

Ged and Laraine certainly pay attention to detail and like to know every single thing to make sure that the furbabies are well looked after. Despite our

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia · 18 Jun - 30 Jun 2019
Natalie

Gerard and Laraine meet and exceeded all of our expectations. Great communication, a really lovely couple who are all you want to look after both your house

Dubai, United Arab Emirates · 23 May - 02 Jun 2019
Yvonne

Ged and Laraine were fabulous! So enthusiastic and efficient when we first met them and then great in every way during their sit at our small holding. They

Bourton on the Water, United Kingdom · 11 May - 19 May 2019
Penny

Laraine and Gerard were excellent house-sitters. They came early to make sure they knew what was needed and provided great feedback throughout their stay

    San Miguel de Allende, Mexico · 21 Nov - 10 Dec 2018
    Nicole

    Right from the initial conversations Laraine and Ged were amazing! They were easy to communicate with and quick to respond. When they arrived we had a lovely

    West Bay, Cayman Islands · 28 Oct - 12 Nov 2018

    References (1)

    Alan

    I have no hesitation in recommending Gerard (Ged) for house sitting, he and his wife are very organised and have maintained their own home to very high

    Character reference · 13 November 2017

    About

    Hi, we are Ged and Laraine from Oxford in the UK. We are in our late 50s and describe ourselves as " senior travellers. We have taken early retirement and are working our way around the world house sitting and volunteering ( 31 countries

    Why we want to house sit

    For us to spend some of our travelling time house/pet sitting along with our volunteering it brings balance into our lives, house sitting could potentially take us to some places where we would otherwise never get to visit which really fits

    Our experience

    We have in the past provided many house and pet sits for family and friends and with our new lifestyle, we now have completed 9 house and pet sits, 3 of them were 4 weeks or more, these were arranged through another web site, checkable

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Reptiles
    • Fish
    • Poultry
    • Livestock
    • Birds
    • 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

    • Australia
    • New Zealand

    Profile details

    Age
    Gerard 61 and Laraine 59
    Occupation
    Construction manager and Accommodation Manager
    Travelling
    With a partner