Sitter(s)wanted for 5 Pet Sheep, 1 Pig , 2 hens, 1 Shetland

Mullingar, Mullingar, Ireland
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My main requirement of a sitter is to have an affinity for all animals equally. I'm Vegetarian myself for this reason. I also expect my home to be treated with respect and kept clean and tidy. I have had sitters stay longer than the

Home & location

The house is a 300 year old stone coach house set in a courtyard, on 60 acres of pasture and woodland. It is 2 miles and 6 miles to the nearest villages either side and 10/14 miles to bigger towns like Tullamore/Mullingar. If you don't

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Goldfish Sharkey is fed once a day. The 1 little black soay sheep Hamish, 2 mountain sheep Augusta and Samba, Scots ram Nels and Belle get a snack morning and evening, as they graze all day. It is really just to check on them and spend

Meet the pets

  • Blackie

    2 years

  • Herkermer Diamond Lil

    2 years

  • Smudgy

    2 years

  • Dudley

    Shetland Pony

    13 years

  • fish

  • poultry

  • farm animal

Sitter feedback (7)


I did not want to leave 😊 the place and the animals were so welcoming and eileen is an amazing local guide, and so kind. I can't wait to go back!!

Stayed · 14 Jul - 21 Jul 2021

We thoroughly enjoyed meeting Eileen and her rescued animals. We were well oriented to our duties. Eileen communicated clearly before the sit and we kept in

Stayed · 21 Jan - 28 Jan 2020

I need to start off by saying that Eileen is a remarkable woman with a heart of gold!!! She has a passion for animals and the level of care goes undisputed

Stayed · 02 Dec - 08 Dec 2019

Housesitting for Eileen was literally the best experience. Not only is she an extremely enjoyable and lovely company, but her big heart for animals and

Stayed · 20 May - 18 Aug 2019

A fantastic sit in beautiful Ireland. Eileen was a wonderful host and her property and fantastic menagerie if animals were a pleasure to look after and all

Stayed · 18 Jan - 26 Jan 2019

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