christine & Martin

Early retired couple want to look after your home and pets

Harpenden, United Kingdom

Reviews (12)

Erica

Chris and Martin were great house sitters. The dogs were well looked after, as was the house. They checked the hot tub everyday at our holiday cottage which

Blankney, United Kingdom · 22 Mar - 28 Mar 2019
biddy

Christine and Martin are experienced house sitters and take everything in their stride, they obviously delight in all the varied places they stay and cared

Aldeburgh, United Kingdom · 25 May - 03 Jun 2018
Debbie

Chris and Martin looked after our dog, two cats, 5 chickens and 3 geese whilst we were away on holiday. They arrived on time and settled straight in with

Ottery St Mary, United Kingdom · 12 Oct - 26 Oct 2017
Tim

Chris and Martin are charming. We came home to find the place clean and probably tidier than we left it with healthy looking cats and fish.

Lewes, United Kingdom · 04 Aug - 20 Aug 2017
Caroline

Chris and Martin are a lovely couple and we came home to a happy house and happy cats.

Woolpit, United Kingdom · 10 Jul - 29 Jul 2017

References (2)

Lesli

I have known Christine and Martin Cox for some 25 years, initially Christine as a work colleague and Martin as a professional financial advisor, and

Character reference · 04 December 2015

About

My Husband and I have recently taken the opportunity for early retirement and are now looking for adventure and travel. I was a Local Government Senior Manager for 25yrs and Martin was an Independent Financial Consultant. We are

Why we want to house sit

We love to care for animals. We had two amazing cats (Fred and Freda) from tiny kittens to very old age. They were our babies before we had children and then an important part of the family. We eventually want to find a country retreat

Our experience

We have experience in loving cats,keeping chickens, an assortment of children's pets such as fish, hamsters, rabbits, maintaining a vegetable allotment and general gardening. We both managed the Allotment Club for 7 years and Martin was

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • France
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
christine 63 and Martin 63
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner