Lorna & Des

Experienced non-smoking house & pet-sitters, with police checks, references and 5 star

Alvechurch, United Kingdom

Reviews (16)

Pam and Simon

When Lorna and Des walked up our garden path on their arrival, we felt like we were greeting old friends. We felt instantly at comfortable with them, as

Slaughterford, United Kingdom · 22 Aug - 26 Aug 2019

Lorna and Des returned to house sit for us again for a week, and were, as always, excellent house sitters. They were happy to welcome guests to our self

    Malmesbury, United Kingdom · 10 Aug - 17 Aug 2019
    Jill & Howard

    Lorna and Des have just completed their third sit for us, which is the best recommendation we can give. The cats have obviously taken to them and are very

    Powick, United Kingdom · 17 Jul - 21 Jul 2019
    Jill & Howard

    It was a pleasure to welcome Lorna and Des back for their second sit for Coco and Ziggy. They looked after our home and the cats in an exemplary way again

    Powick, United Kingdom · 01 Apr - 05 Apr 2019

    They were trusted and respectfull people who made sure to ask all questions about Melba and our organization before coming. It was very reassuring to let

    Poitiers, France · 15 Oct - 28 Oct 2018

    References (2)


    I have known Lorna for over 10 years during which time she was employed in a position of trust in the financial services industry. She is well organised

    Character reference · 30 November 2015


    We have both 'young' retirees and now that we are no longer tied to a desk we wish to spend our time exploring the World. We have completed 11 house sits so far and have excellent house sitting references. We have full character references

    Why we want to house sit

    House sitting provides us with with the opportunity to travel and to live like a local. To meet wonderful new people and we will also get to meet some lovely cats (as we are cat people) that need caring for whilst their owners are away.

    Our experience

    We are now both enjoying our retirement and would like to spend some time travelling. We have both been homeowners for 30+ years and know the importance of leaving your home with people you can trust, we both pride ourselves on keeping a

    Pet care experience

    • Cats


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

    Preferred countries

    • Afghanistan
    • Aland Islands
    • Albania
    • Algeria
    • American Samoa
    • Andorra

    Profile details

    Lorna 50 and Des 60
    Banking Official and Civil Servant
    With a partner