Lionel & Elsie

Responsible, competent,mature couple

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
22 Reviews

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Reviews (22)


Lionel and Elsie have just house sat for us for a week and they did a fabulous job. Returned home to a clean and tidy house and a very content dog and 2

Foxham, United Kingdom · 06 Sep - 11 Sep 2020

Lionel and Elsie looked after our home, 2 dogs, 2 rabbits and veggie patch for two weeks whilst we were on holiday. They were delightful, accommodating, we

Salisbury, United Kingdom · 21 Aug - 05 Sep 2020

Lionel and Elsie are a delightful couple. Very responsive with communications prior to our trip and whilst we were away. The dogs took to them immediately

Andover, United Kingdom · 06 Aug - 20 Aug 2020

Elsie arrived the evening before we left and was very easy to get on with. The dogs took to her instantly. We came home to a lovely clean house (the

Borgue, United Kingdom · 24 Nov - 29 Nov 2019

Lionel and Elsie were perfect! Huck was clearly a happy dog when we returned, Elsie particularly seemed to enjoy his company, house was left in great shape

New Rochelle, NY, US · 07 Jun - 17 Jun 2019

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I worked with Lionel for over 5 years and he was with the company for 25 years. I know him to be honest, reliable and trustworthy. He used to puppy walk

Employment reference · 11 September 2017


We are a non-smoking, mature couple who have been sailing on our yacht, Ruby Tuesday, for the past five years. Pet sitting has given us an occasional break from our life on the ocean waves during that time. Seeing some of the countries we

Why we want to house sit

Our home for the past five years,Ruby Tuesday, a 40-foot yacht is now sold and gone to a new family to have adventures in. This lets us move onto the next phase of our life of land travel. We enjoy seeing new countries and new areas of

Our experience

We spent the summer of 2018 sitting in various parts of the U.K., having a great time ourselves and gaining over 15 5star reviews. We were both raised on farms so, as well as the usual domestic pets, we can cope with most livestock

Pet care experience

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


September 2020
October 2020
  • 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

Lionel 65+ and Elsie 59
Airline pilot
With a partner