Michael & Barbara

Competent Couple

Brockenhurst, United Kingdom

Reviews (3)

Barbara and Tim

When you leave your home, pets and garden for any length of time you need peace of mind with a sitter; when you leave for an extended period of time you need

Noyal-Muzillac, France · 15 Apr - 02 Jul 2017
Geoffrey

This was our first booking on this site and so a leap of faith having strangers living in our home and caring for our cherished pets. Michael and Barbara are

Coja, Portugal · 30 Oct - 10 Nov 2016
Pam and Peter

Michael and Barbara were most reliable, both with our animals (2 cats, 12 chickens and 3 breeding rabbits) and in the garden, not only keeping things neat

Châlus, France · 15 Oct - 15 Oct 2013

References (1)

Glen

I have known Michael and Barbara for a number of years commencing when they approached a Charitable Club in which I am involved and offered their services as

Character reference · 26 May 2016

About

We are English retirees living in our own home in New Zealand. We are both fit and healthy. Our spare time activities involve mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, golf, flower arranging, furniture restoration, cooking, gardening, and a few

Why we want to house sit

Housesitting appeals in that we can enjoy being in a community setting rather than in hotels which often vary little from country to country and which can tend to keep us isolated. We both like animals and so taking care of them is a

Our experience

We completed our first assignment in Limousin (as of 12 Oct 2013) , France where we had the pleasure of looking after 12 laying hens, three rabbits, two cats, a poly tunnel full of tomatoes and aubergines, and substantial grounds for a

Pet care experience

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

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Morocco
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Tunisia

Profile details

Age
Michael 65+ and Barbara 65+
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner