Richard

Mature, responsible, animal-loving teacher

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Daniel
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Richard was absolutely perfect, we would recommend him 100% Thank you Richard!

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Harborne, United Kingdom · 24 Apr - 26 Apr 2019
Jacqui
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It was a pleasure to meet Richard the evening before i left on holiday and to share a meal. Richard is a thoroughly nice, interesting and kind person.I felt

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Westerham, United Kingdom · 27 Mar - 11 Apr 2019
Dawn
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Richard was great. No worries while we were away. Boso loved lots of walks off Richard and the cats were looked after very well too. Lots of pictures off

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Liverpool, United Kingdom · 17 Mar - 25 Mar 2019
nicola
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Richard has been the perfect person to sit our pets and very amenable to their needs. I’m sure they are missing him now. The house has been well maintained -

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Chichester, United Kingdom · 12 Feb - 26 Feb 2019
Derek and Margaret
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Richard was the perfect house sitter, our Retriever Ozzy loved him from the first minute he came in. We got on really well the evening before we left & would

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St Ives, United Kingdom · 07 Feb - 12 Feb 2019

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Bailey
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I have known Richard for the past 10 years as a member of my Mathematics Department at Somerset College, Somerset West, South Africa. He has proved to be a

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About

I am a teacher/writer of many years experience. I am a responsible, reliable, practical, ethical non-smoker. I was a house owner for many years and thus know how to take good care of your home. I have also been a pet owner - 1 Siamese Cat

Why I want to house sit

I am at a stage in my career where I work only in positions that I really want to. For example, I recently completed an 18 month contract at an international school in Sweden. When 'free' I like to travel and house-sitting enables me to

My experience

I have owned three properties: an urban apartment; a semi-rural smallholding, where I established and ran a very successful herb and vegetable garden; a rural cottage, where I rehabilitated and restored a Cape indigenous garden. I have

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • reptileReptiles
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

May 2019
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June 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
60
Occupation
Teacher
Travelling
On my own