Joe & Carolyn

Joe & Carolyn

Dunchurch, United Kingdom

Reviews (12)

Annette & Gavin

Another successful sit by Joe & Carolyn. This is the 3rd time they've sat for us and it was comforting that they knew the routine and that the pets were

Southam, United Kingdom · 23 Nov - 25 Nov 2018

Once again Joe and Carolyn did a perfect job looking after Dennis and keeping us updated over the weekend. I have no hesitation in recommending them for

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom · 02 Nov - 04 Nov 2018
Annette & Gavin

This was the second time that Joe and Carolyn have looked after our farm while we went away. It gave us peace of mind to knowing that our animals were in

Southam, United Kingdom · 19 Oct - 21 Oct 2018

Joe is an incredibly reliable and caring Housesitter. He took time in understanding exactly how we liked to care for our pets and nothing was too much

Brackley, United Kingdom · 11 Aug - 26 Aug 2018
Annette & Gavin

Joe did an excellent job house sitting on our 42 acre farm and taking care of our cattle, sheep, poultry, donkeys, cats and dogs. He visited twice before

Southam, United Kingdom · 04 Aug - 09 Aug 2018

References (1)


I have known Joe for 13 years. He was introduced through work and he and his wife are valued and trusted friends. Joe is honest and trustworthy. He is calm

Character reference · 28 December 2017


Hi everyone, I am Joe, I am fit and healthy, love being with animals and spending time outdoors. I have been married to Carolyn since 1991, and we have a son, Patrick, who will turn 21 near the end of the year. I had been in the teaching

Why we want to house sit

Having had a number of pets previously, we do miss not having any now. We absolutely love spending time with all sorts of animals and find it very therapeutic. We enjoy the outdoors and are keen walkers, and that is made all the more

Our experience

We have previously owned a Rottweiler, Rocky, an Old English Sheepdog, Bess, and Bruno, a Rescue Tabby cat, caring for all three at the same time. Some years earlier, we had gold fish and a budgie. We have also looked after a rosette guinea

Pet care experience

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


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

Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Joe 57 and Carolyn 59
Head of Mathematics Department and Nursery manager
With a partner