Leigh & James

Mature couple with a lot of pet and house-sitting experience

Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., US

Reviews (19)

Gillian

James and Leigh were a great success. They were beyond our expectations and stand out people. Educated, charming and well mannered. Our cats took to them

Cabarete, Dominican Republic · 01 Jun - 30 Jul 2019
Iciar

We were fortunate enough to have Leigh and James take care of our house and dog Banana for about a week, and cannot recommend them enough. Not only were they

Poble Sec, Spain · 12 May - 21 May 2019
Susan

Leigh and James were great sitters - they looked after our cat, Smudge, plus our daughter's cat, YoYo, and six goldfish. The cats formed a great bond with

Calella, Spain · 23 Apr - 10 May 2019
Pam

I recommend Jamie and Leigh without any reservations whatsoever. They watched our cat and dog for approximately two weeks recently. They're completely

Barcelona, Spain · 09 Apr - 23 Apr 2019
Amanda

These guys were great! Very nice and reliable and I could tell they really cared for our cats. They sent photos and videos during our long trip to keep our

Barcelona, Spain · 15 Mar - 08 Apr 2019

References (3)

Sarah

Leigh and James have looked after our two cats over many years. They are the first people we ask as they are 100% dependable and trustworthy. Our cats

House & pet sitting reference · 12 February 2018

About

We're a married couple from Washington DC where we have lived for 25 years. Leigh (51) grew up in South Carolina while James (53) is originally from London but moved to the USA in his early twenties. Leigh works in non-profit fundraising

Why we want to house sit

We started using Trusted House Sitters after deciding we wanted to take time off work to travel for an extended period. We wanted to experience new countries and cultures, and we love animals, so THS was the perfect match for us! Taking

Our experience

Since joining Trusted Housesitters, we have enjoyed many wonderful and successful sits around the world, and have received excellent reviews from the lovely people for whom we've sat! We both grew up with lots of pets, including cats

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • 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
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Leigh 51 and James 53
Occupation
Non-Profit Fund-Raiser and Trader Joe's Crew Member
Travelling
With a partner