Colin & Marilyn

Newly retired so now want to get out and about!

Tavistock, United Kingdom
12 Reviews

Reviews (12)

Andrew

What can we say! Colin and Marilyn are lovely. Great communication, obviously decent people. House was great when we returned, more importantly, the dogs

Le Mêle-sur-Sarthe, France · 01 Oct - 23 Oct 2019
Sarah

Colin and his lovely wife were perfect housitters We had a new kitten in the family that didnt make their stay easy but they handled is perfectly. We have a

Oostkamp, Belgium · 14 Sep - 22 Sep 2019
Terry

What a brilliant couple they are fantastic so friendly.They looked after out two dogs for three weeks while we went to America.they came to see us before

Bishops Lydeard, United Kingdom · 21 Mar - 12 Apr 2019
David

A bit late in writing this as Colin and Marilyn looked after our hairy hound in October. However we would just like to say how nice and trustworthy they both

Dolo, France · 20 Oct - 27 Oct 2018
Hamish and Emma

Colin and Marilyn were absolutely fantastic - from the moment we contacted them, they were brilliant at keeping in touch and really organised about coming to

    Condom, France · 06 Jul - 22 Jul 2018

    About

    I am a retired Social Worker and Marilyn has retired from working for the police after 25 years, both non smokers and fully house trained! Although we own a beautiful house in Devon we are looking to travel a bit further afield and enjoy

    Why we want to house sit

    We have been lucky enough to travel around the world on holiday but not really had the time to stay in any one place long enough to really get to see it. Although we enjoy caravaning we are starting to enjoy the "home comforts" a little

    Our experience

    Over the years we have owned dogs, cats, aviary birds had a smallholding including milking cows, a horse, sheep, pigs, goats, ducks, chickens and geese. We have looked after other people's dogs in our own home and have house and dog / cat

    Pet care experience

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

    Availability

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    Preferred countries

    • Andorra
    • Australia
    • Austria
    • Belgium
    • Canada
    • France

    Profile details

    Age
    Colin 65+ and Marilyn 65+
    Occupation
    Retired and Police staff
    Travelling
    With a partner