Leigh & James

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

Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., US
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Reviews (17)

Susan
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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

  • cat
  • fish
Calella, Spain · 23 Apr - 10 May 2019
Pam
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I recommend Jamie and Leigh without any reservations whatsoever. They watched our cat and dog for approximately two weeks recently. They're completely

  • dog
  • cat
Barcelona, Spain · 09 Apr - 23 Apr 2019
Amanda
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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

  • cat
Sitges, Spain · 15 Mar - 08 Apr 2019
Emillia
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I cannot recommend Legh and James highly enough, they have been absolutely amazing! My animals have received the highest and most compassionate, sweetest

  • dog
  • cat
Kaunakakai, HI, US · 11 Jan - 09 Feb 2019
Max
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Leigh and James were absolutely wonderful house/cat sitters. I was planning to travel for almost a month, and they came right in and quickly adjusted to the

  • cat
San Francisco, CA, US · 10 Dec 2018 - 02 Jan 2019

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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 (49) grew up in South Carolina while James (51) is originally from London but moved to the USA in his early twenties. Leigh worked in non-profit fundraising

Why we want to house sit

We're traveling for at least a year to experience new countries and cultures, and we love animals, so this is the perfect match for us. We have been traveling for eight months already, volunteering in several countries, and the animal

Our experience

We both grew up with lots of pets, including cats, tortoise, pony, fish, and gerbils. After we got married in 1995, we adopted two kittens who both lived to the age of 20 years. We have done house and pet-sitting for many people over the

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

May 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Leigh 50 and James 53
Occupation
Fund-Raiser and Technology Consultant
Travelling
With a partner