Karen & Paul

Experienced, Responsible, Mature and Friendly Couple (Non-Smoking)

Ruthin, United Kingdom

Reviews (35)

Frances

This is the first time we have used trustedhousesitters and we were slightly apprehensive about leaving our beloved dog Jess with strangers. We needn’t have

Abriachan, United Kingdom · 10 May - 18 May 2019
Sue

As first timers to the TrustedHousesitters we had some trepidation about leaving our animals and home to go away. However, as soon as we and our pets meet

Morpeth, United Kingdom · 15 Mar - 18 Mar 2019
Miranda

Karen and Paul are amazing and lovely pet sitters! After only a short handover we were quite happy to leave them with our pets and home with total

Cirencester, United Kingdom · 16 Dec - 23 Dec 2018
Lauren & Sophie

We were extremely lucky to have Karen and Paul sit for us, and we couldn’t be happier. We were away for 2 weeks and we came back to a spotless house with 3

Manchester, United Kingdom · 13 Oct - 27 Oct 2018
Ian

Once again Karen & Paul we’re excellent sitters. The updates were most welcome and I felt totally at ease whilst away knowing the cats and the flat were well

London, United Kingdom · 12 Aug - 23 Aug 2018

References (1)

Thomas

I have known Karen Potter for over a decade since she completed first an MSc and later a PhD at the University of Liverpool, where I work as a Professor for

Employment reference · 15 October 2016

About

Hi, thank you for looking at our profile. We are a friendly, animal loving and trustworthy couple. I am a research fellow, whilst Paul is a senior project manager in construction. Mature, responsible, experienced, reliable, adaptable; we

Why we want to house sit

Home is in Ruthin, where we are currently renovating our house in the Welsh Hills. We started pet sitting in the autumn of 2016 when I took a temporary research contract at the Open University and Paul transferred to London. We enjoyed

Our experience

I was brought up with dogs from birth (German Shepherds and border collie), then cats (4 rescued) from leaving home, we have both also had other small pets through childhood – including hamsters (Fred and Boris), tortoises, budgies

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

September 2019
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October 2019
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  • 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

Age
Karen 51 and Paul 52
Occupation
Research Fellow and Project Manager
Travelling
With a partner