Christine & Mark

Retired, nonsmoking couple who enjoy animals and exploring new places

South Shaftsbury, VT, US

Reviews (4)

Judith

Christine and Mark stayed in our house for the month of February.They arrived promptly and were lovely people.They looked after Daisy,the cat, brilliantly

Gotherington, United Kingdom · 31 Jan - 27 Feb 2018
Victoria

Christine and Mark were great. Looked after the dogs very well (and that includes a 6 month puppy just entering the ‘terrible twos’. Felt very relaxed about

Basingstoke, United Kingdom · 20 Jan - 28 Jan 2018
David

Chris and Mark looked after our dogs and house for almost two weeks. They were very good about being in contact beforehand and arrived very promptly, to

Axminster, United Kingdom · 07 Jan - 19 Jan 2018
Adrian

Chris and Mark sat for our house, one dog, two cats and a couple of fish. They are very capable and well organised, we had no problems leaving everything to

Sevenoaks, United Kingdom · 28 Dec 2017 - 07 Jan 2018

References (4)

Libby

I've known Chris and Mark for 13 years and I can say without hesitating that each and both are a pleasure to know. Their home and grounds are always

Character reference · 05 September 2017

About

Hello. We are Chris and Mark, a recently retired couple who own a cherished home and garden in rural Vermont, USA. Chris is a U.S.-British citizen, and our daughter lives and works in London, so we are often in the U.K. Chris was a designer

Why we want to house sit

We like to experience other places by settling in for awhile and getting to know the people and sites there. We have both lived and worked abroad for 6 months to 6 years at a time. Chris went to university in the UK and traveled extensively

Our experience

We housesat for four homes in England in 2018 and have done many AirBnBs as well as a house exchange for five weeks. We have earned very positive reviews from all. We will happily allow you to view these if interested and supply personal

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

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
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Age
Christine 65+ and Mark 65+
Occupation
Designer and Teacher and Writer and Publisher
Travelling
With a partner