Penelope

Responsible reliable woman available to look after your home (and pets)

Sheffield, United Kingdom

Reviews (6)

Andrea

We did not get to meet Ian, Penelope's friend, who did some of the house-sitting with her, but we had absolutely no anxieties on that score because Penelope

Sheffield, United Kingdom · 20 Jul - 03 Aug 2018
Corinne

Penelope and her friend Ian are fantastic home/pet sitters. They lived at home for 2 months and a half, from May to mid-July 2018, during our stay in Bali

Narbonne, France · 26 Apr - 11 Jul 2018
Kate

I can't speak highly enough of Penelope. She was the most perfect house sitter ever! Completely capable of everything we threw at her (chickens, our dog

Salisbury, United Kingdom · 06 Aug - 28 Aug 2017
Saskia

We were more than lucky to have Penelope in our house. Dog was happy, house was tidy, what more can you ask? Nice time spent together first and last day of

Copenhagen, Denmark · 23 Jul - 08 Aug 2017
Isabella

Penelope stayed at our home for 2 months to care for our pets and house. She was very kind and caring of all the needs of our pets and home. The house was

Boston, MA, US · 05 Jan - 04 Mar 2017

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Sharon

I have known Penelope for fifteen years. As a friend, she is trustworthy, honest and reliable. She has a very caring nature and goes out of her way to help

Character reference · 24 July 2017

About

I am in my 50s, with three grown-up daughters and I love exploring new places. My work is freelance, part time and online: admin, research and copywriting. Amongst other things I love reading, hiking and meeting new people.

Why I want to house sit

I love house-sitting because it offers the chance to experience living in a new place in a way that you miss if you are a tourist staying in a hotel. It also gives me the chance to stay a while and explore areas I perhaps wouldn't see

My experience

You can see from my reviews that I have house-sat for dogs, cats, chicken and quail (and a fish but I don't think he got a mention) through this site. I own my own house (which is rented out so that I can travel) and so I understand, first

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry

Availability

October 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Andorra
  • Antarctica
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Armenia
  • Austria
  • Barbados

Profile details

Age
56
Occupation
research/copywriting
Travelling
On my own