Erica

Caring, independent female with motorhome

Reading, United Kingdom

Reviews (53)

Chris & Jacky

This was the first time having Erica look after our house and cats - and hopefully not the last. She looked after things perfectly, although I think the

Reading, United Kingdom · 12 Jan - 03 Feb 2020
Jan

We were delighted to have Erica return. Our cat can get quite stressed out in our absence but he is so calm and relaxed after Erica has been so we know he

Reading, United Kingdom · 20 Dec - 28 Dec 2019
Peter and Lyn

Erica house sat for us for a week whilst we visited Christmas markets in Prague and Vienna. We found her to be very personable and reliable and immediately

Wokingham, United Kingdom · 02 Dec - 10 Dec 2019
Victoria

Erica visited for a short sit only. She was well organised (more than I was) and was happy to find her own way around the house. She managed to get to know

Woodley, United Kingdom · 22 Nov - 24 Nov 2019
Zoë

Five stars for everything. As we are newbies Erica's, experience, advice and guidance was invaluable. We felt everything was in very safe hands. She took

Silchester, United Kingdom · 12 Nov - 19 Nov 2019

References (14)

Pat

It was a great reassurance to us that Erica was house-sitting during the very cold weather in December 2010. As she was our first house-sitter, it was very

House & pet sitting reference · 22 June 2012

About

I work as a freelance science writer (I have a PhD in Ecology), and live in a motorhome. I love the freedom this gives me to explore the UK. >>> Please note - I cannot take on dogs at the moment <<<

Why I want to house sit

While I am always travelling, having a base for a few weeks allows me to explore an area properly. House-sitting is a much better way to get to know 'the locals' than living on campsites, and it makes me feel useful too!

My experience

I have been house-sitting now almost full-time for over five years and have lots of experience with houseplants, gardens, cats, chickens, hamsters, rabbits and even tarantulas! Having my own motorhome means I bring my own bedroom so you

Pet care experience

  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
49
Occupation
Science writer