Colin & Ellen & Ellen

Two fun loving 50 somethings loving life, adventures and animals!

Motherwell, United Kingdom
9 Reviews

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1 external reference

Reviews (9)

Moira

This is the first time we have used trusted house sitters, and it was way better than expected. Colin and Ellen popped along for a couple of visits to go

Carnwath, United Kingdom · 17 Aug - 30 Aug 2020
Susan

Fabulous sitters. Our dogs were looked after by Colin & Ellen as if they were their own. Sure our dogs were sad to see them leave. House well looked after

Strathaven, United Kingdom · 08 Aug - 17 Aug 2019
Bridie

Once again, Colin and Ellen did an excellent job of looking after our dogs and our house, despite a difficult start! Everything was in great shape when we

Inverness, United Kingdom · 18 Jul - 28 Jul 2019
Kerrie

Colin and Ellen were fantastic and my two cats loved them!! They kept me informed and sent me pictures! When I got home my home was immaculate and if it

Calgary, AB, Canada · 29 Jun - 14 Jul 2019
Bridie

Colin and Ellen were BRILLIANT house/dog-sitters! The dogs loved having them here and seemed very happy and relaxed when we returned. Our house was

Inverness, United Kingdom · 02 May - 07 May 2019

References (1)

Sandra

We have used Colin & Ellen on a few occasions to house sit whilst we have been on extended trips abroad. They are friendly and are both reliable and

House & pet sitting reference · 29 March 2018

About

Ellen & I love the outdoors! We love nothing more than walking and spending time outside. I love gardening and fishing and my wife, Ellen, loves swimming. She is also a semi-professional singer and teaches French and Spanish to children

Why we want to house sit

Myself and my wife love nothing better than travelling and having new adventures to look forward to. We have a lovely home of our own here in Scotland and take particular care in looking after other people's homes. While we don't have our

Our experience

We've often house sat for family & friends and now thru the THS website, we've met many new friends by looking after their pets, homes & gardens/plants. We love caring for many different pets/animals so having them to care for and look

Pet care experience

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

Availability

December 2020
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January 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Colin & Ellen 59 and Ellen 57
Occupation
Semi-Retired Hotelier & restrauteur and Primary Teacher
Travelling
With a partner