Patrick & Mary

Mary and Patrick from Scotland – recently retired professional couple in 50’s with

Crieff, United Kingdom

Reviews (8)

Amanda and Paul

Fabulous couple, so lucky to have found them and hope they will return. Everybody very happy when we returned, in fact, I think Henry and Marika are missing

Aubusson, France · 01 Sep - 14 Sep 2019

Patrick and Mary were the perfect house sitters - we couldn’t ask for anything more! Mary even managed to get Jura to release the ball - hope he will now do

Glasgow, United Kingdom · 03 Jul - 07 Jul 2019

Patrick and Mary looked after our house and five dogs for a week . They were kind enough to come and meet us and get to know the dogs before the sit. We

Dunning, United Kingdom · 04 Apr - 10 Apr 2019

Patrick and Mary took care of our little dog Jodie for almost a week. We came back to a very happy and content little dog who had been spoilt with attention

Dubai, United Arab Emirates · 17 Dec - 23 Dec 2018

Patrick and Mary were just lovely to have look after Fynn and our home. I had regular photos sent of all their adventures exploring the local and nearby

Southampton, United Kingdom · 08 Sep - 22 Sep 2018


Mary and I are a married couple of 31 years and have recently taken early retirement from teaching after 34 years’ service. We have lived and worked in the lovely town of Crieff in Perthshire, Scotland, for the last 28 years. As teachers

Why we want to house sit

It was always part of the retirement plan to head off around the world. That is exactly what we have done and we are loving it. After house-sitting in England for a few months we made our way across Australia, looking after animals and

Our experience

The last few months of travelling and house-sitting have been wonderful and far exceeded our expectations. (Please read our reviews - all five star). House-sitting has opened up a whole new way of looking at life and we have met some great

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Birds
  • Small pets


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

Preferred countries

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belgium

Profile details

Patrick 57 and Mary 56
Retired Head of English, Morrison's Academy and Retired Mathematics Teacher and Head of Year
With a partner