Douglas

I am a former ships captain and company director with a lot of life exprience and

Southease, United Kingdom

Reviews (2)

Marlene

Douglas was excellent with the cats and they seemed to like him too. He was very tidy and the house was spotless on my return. He was that good I have

Marske-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom · 10 Jul - 21 Jul 2018
Tom

Being an ex seaman we knew we could trust Douglas to keep our home ship shape! He returned our house to us in better condition than he found it, having

Brighton, United Kingdom · 16 Dec 2017 - 02 Jan 2018

About

I am a semi- retired professional. Active, enjoying sailing, cycling, walking, theatre, reading and the arts. I am a father of 5 children, 3 of whom live abroad, I visit them fairly regularly. I also have a part-time job as a property

Why I want to house sit

Currently my own home is let out due to my recent sailing activities. I live on my yacht. I would like to house sit in places of particular interest to me both in the U.K. and abroad , I have an interest in North Yorkshire where I was born

My experience

After ending my sea career I owned a livery yard with 20 plus horses, which I cared for directly along with cats, dogs, poultry, rabbits, fish and assorted children. In my youth I was involved with farm animals. Pigs, cows and poultry. I am

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Master Mariner/ Property Manager
Travelling
On my own