Jo & Gary

Reliable animal-loving couple and family

Pontypool, United Kingdom

Reviews (6)


Jo and her daughter were both delightful and I immediately knew my pets and home were in safe hands. Jo is obviously very reliable with good communication

Usk, United Kingdom · 13 Sep - 15 Sep 2019

Jo, Gary, Martha and Isaac are a lovely family and fantastic house/pet sitters. Our dogs had a wonderful time being looked after so well and taken for

Boroughbridge, United Kingdom · 04 Aug - 16 Aug 2019

Anyone faultless house sit by Jo and family. We always feel very comfortable leaving our pets and house in Jo's hands. Communication is great, the house is

North Petherton, United Kingdom · 31 May - 02 Jun 2019

I was very relaxed about leaving Jo and family in charge of the house and pets. Jo had communicated regularly prior to the house sit and was organised and

Clapton in Gordano, United Kingdom · 16 Apr - 22 Apr 2019

Jo and family stepped in at the last minute after being let down by someone. This is the second time they have house sat for us and yet again we cannot

North Petherton, United Kingdom · 27 Dec - 30 Dec 2018

References (3)

Anna Charles-Jones

Jo Smith and her family have cared for our guinea pigs while we have been away. The piggies have been beautifully looked after; clean, well fed and

House & pet sitting reference · 12 September 2018


I am Jo, a 49 year old headteacher married to Gary and we have 3 children. One is a grown up graduate making her way in the world and the other 2 are with us at school and travelling. I love spending time with my family, outdoors or in. We

Why we want to house sit

We have enjoyed homestays and Airbnb in the UK, Italy, Japan and Canada. We love real homes when we travel. Recently in Victoria, Vancouver Island we lived in the accommodation above our hosts and thoroughly enjoyed chatting with them and

Our experience

We have cared for a variety of pets and loved our most recent sits in Somerset with gorgeous ball chasing labradoodle and cocker spaniel, exceptional springers and happy hens. We have some experience through formal arrangements as well as

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Small pets


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

Jo 49 and Gary 49
Headteacher and Finance officer
With children