Jane & Richard

Experienced house/pet-sitters :o) We've completed twenty-plus assignments... reliable

Poole, United Kingdom

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Janet
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Jane & Rick did not have the easiest of starts to their housesit. When they arrived I had had no phone or internet for several days. This was thankfully

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Prayssac, France · 10 Mar - 27 Mar 2019
Elisabetta
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We had a very good experience with Jane and Richard, they took care of the animals and of the house as their own home. There was an immediate feeling with

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Paris, France · 18 Apr - 29 Apr 2018
Paul
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Jane and Richard were amazing house sitters, keeping our property extremely clean and extremely well cared for. They also looked after our dog, in fact

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Pleslin-Trigavou, France · 06 Sep - 14 Sep 2017
Nick
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What can we say! This was a big deal for us leaving such a demanding property and business during the winter and of course our four surrogate children - the

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Joucas, France · 18 Dec 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
Yvonne
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Jane and Rick were wonderful house sitters. They looked after the house and the animals brilliantly, even including the dog in all their visits in the local

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Callas, France · 20 Apr - 20 Apr 2016

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David and Pebbles
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Jane was a very reliable, pleasant and competent house-sitter. We have every confidence in her trustworthiness, and would have no hesitation in recommending

House & pet sitting reference · 23 September 2014

About

We're a retired English couple (non-smokers) who love France, Italy and Spain with growing experience of house/pet-sitting. I used to be a Building Society branch manager and my husband was a BT manager so we have held positions of trust

Why we want to house sit

We enjoy spending time in Europe; basing ourselves in just one place and consequently getting to know the local area reasonably well. Renting a cottage or apartment is expensive longer-term. Looking after someone else’s home meets our needs

Our experience

We have travelled to France every year since 1990. Since our first house-sit in 2008, we have carried out more than twenty (includes repeat sits) further house-sitting assignments. Dog breeds cared for: Airedale Terrier, Beagle, Belgian

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Monaco
  • Spain

Profile details

Age
Jane 65+ and Richard 65+
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner