Rita & Phil

Experienced house-sitters, active magistrate, fantastic references from Registered

Stockport, United Kingdom

Reviews (71)

Gillian

Phil arrived with dog treats in his pocket ready to make friends with Ollie and Rory and a bottle of wine for us all to share over dinner, a great start to a

Balquhidder, United Kingdom · 14 Aug - 19 Aug 2019
Judith

It was great to have Rita and Phil back for a second time to look after our two dogs in Cornwall. It gave me such peace of mind to know that they would give

St Austell, United Kingdom · 19 Jul - 03 Aug 2019
karen

Rita and Phil were excellent at communication both before, during and after the sit. Super organised and we felt confident that the house and dogs were in

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom · 27 Jun - 01 Jul 2019
Faye and Dave

Rita and Phil are definitely top of the list 5 star Housesitters! We would welcome them back with open arms. They were totally organised, trustworthy and

Stafford, United Kingdom · 17 Jun - 21 Jun 2019
Isabelle

Phil and Rita were very nice and took good care of our home and cats

Lafayette, CA, US · 26 May - 09 Jun 2019

References (14)

Alex and Carole

Rita and Phil house sat for us for 3weeks earlier this year. We had not previously used house sitters or met them before so, inevitably, were slightly

House & pet sitting reference · 22 June 2012

About

We are young, active 60+ year olds, non smokers, married for 38 years and took early retirement in 2010. We were considering owning pets again but then had an idea: Having had responsible and demanding jobs, we decided to start the rest of

Why we want to house sit

We have always preferred holidays in country cottages, city apartments and narrow boats rather than hotels. We have easily adapted to our surroundings and have treated the properties as we would our own, leaving them spotless. This led us

Our experience

From early 2010 till present (April 2019) , we have carried out 87 house-sits (some are repeats) and have looked after 72 different dogs, 41 cats, several fish, rabbits, chickens and ducks, including administering tablets and syringes. A

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Aruba

Profile details

Age
Rita 65+ and Phil 65+
Occupation
Magistrate and Retired
Travelling
With a partner