Cynthia & Ashley

Retired secondary school teacher and animal lover

Southampton, United Kingdom

Reviews (10)

Judy

Cynthia has looked after house , cat and fish very well for a week. She communicated before , during and after the house sit and was totally reliable. Our

Cambridge, United Kingdom · 22 Sep - 29 Sep 2019
Susie

We really can’t fault Cynthia and Ash in any way. They were lovely people who made us feel completely at ease. They left our house in pristine condition and

Bournemouth, United Kingdom · 23 Nov - 26 Nov 2018
Stella

Our five assorted felines were absolutely delighted to be looked after again by Cynthia and Ashley, whose cat management skills have converted even the cat

Winchester, United Kingdom · 18 Oct - 25 Oct 2018
Gillian

This was our first foray into trusted house sitters and I couldn't have been more pleased. Cynthia was very helpful in every regard and looked after our home

Lavenham, United Kingdom · 05 Sep - 10 Sep 2018
Stella

Cynthia and Ashley house sat for us again for six days, to the great delight of our cats, whose personalities and preferences they have assessed extremely

Winchester, United Kingdom · 14 Aug - 19 Aug 2018

References (5)

Lucy

"I have known Cynthia for 10 years as a friend and teaching colleague. She became my deputy head of department in 2013. I have also met Ashley on a number

Character reference · 02 January 2018

About

Having retired from secondary school teaching in August 2017, I would now like to do a part-time, flexible job that I enjoy, and I also enjoy travel. I have always loved animals and love to meet new characters. I understand how incredibly

Why we want to house sit

My partner and I are both retired now, and we enjoy travel. In 2017 we have been to Switzerland, Holland and France. We also travelled across Canada to celebrate my retirement. As much as we enjoy staying in hotels, it would be so much

Our experience

I have owned cats throughout my life, though we have no pets at the moment since the loss of our last cat in 2016, at the age of 17. I grew up with dogs, and have looked after friends' and relatives' dogs over the years. I do not own a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Availability

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

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Cynthia 62 and Ashley 65+
Occupation
Retired Secondary School Teacher and Retired Civil Servant
Travelling
With a partner