Derek & Valerie

Responsible, retired couple will love your pets and care for your home while you are away.

Thornton, CO, US

Reviews (6)

Laurie
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Derek and Val were great guests. They took really good care of the house and the cat, and were very communicative. They even left us some treats and waited

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Parker, CO, US · 13 Dec - 27 Dec 2018
Marieanna
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Val & Derek. Gucci and Valentino, are still looking for them and we have been home for 24 hrs. Val and Derek were fantastic, we were looking for a

  • dog
Grand Junction, CO, US · 20 Sep - 29 Sep 2018
Siri
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Derek and Val were absolutely wonderful house sitters. Thanks to their suberb care of our dogs, they are spoiled even more than we spoil them. They we happy

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Bayfield, CO, US · 14 Aug - 06 Sep 2018
Lori and Doug
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Derek and Val were like having two old friends come and stay in our home. They are so warm and welcoming. Our pets took to them right away. Even our shy

  • dog
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Tabernash, CO, US · 31 Mar - 06 Apr 2018
Marjorie
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What a great couple! They took care of our home and three rescue dogs for two weeks. The dogs were walked regularly, and most importantly were given lots

  • dog
Miami Beach, FL, US · 21 Sep - 07 Oct 2017

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Edith and Miguel
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We are happy to recommend Derek and Valerie as excellent House Keepers. We had a plan in this summer to get out of Ajijic, Mexico, the place where we

House & pet sitting reference · 30 November 2016

About

We are an active, professional, retired couple living in Colorado. Originally from Scotland and England, we have spent the last thirty years in the USA. I worked as a telecommunications professional and my wife worked with children with

Why we want to house sit

We both love to travel and have traveled fairly extensively in the past. We love to house sit because it gives us so much more. It gives us the opportunity to experience what it is like to live in different countries. It gives us a taste

Our experience

Home owners for over forty years, we have a beautiful house in Colorado and understand how important it is to have trustworthy and responsible people to care for your home and your pets. All of our house sits so far have been wonderful

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • reptileReptiles
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic

Profile details

Age
Derek 65+
Occupation
Retired telecommunications professional and Paraprofessional for children with multiple physical handicaps.
Travelling
With a partner