Welcoming character-filled large home with dog-sitting

Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


Hello and thank you for looking at our profile. We are a couple living in the village of Quendon, just south of Saffron Walden, Essex. We have three friendly dogs with house and pet-sitting requirements from time-to-time.

Home & location

We are conveniently located in Quendon, which is a small village with a pub, a church and an ancient cricket green, which is easily accessible both by road (just off the M11) and rail (5 min drive to the nearest station, with parking) and

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Our dogs are our fur-babies, please care for them with this in mind. SHUMBA is our 11 year old Rhodesian Ridgeback who we call our "BFG". He's gentle and soft and due to his advanced years spends most of the day quietly curled up on the

Meet the pets

  • Shumba

    Rhodesian Ridgeback

    11 years

  • Pebble


    10 years

  • Cooper


    4 years

Sitter feedback (4)


It was a short stay but rather wonderful. Carrie and Mike are great and the house is lovely. The dogs are all really friendly and are always on hand to

Stayed · 23 Aug - 24 Aug 2019

Lindsey, Riley and I thoroughly enjoyed our house sit at Carrie and Mark's gorgeous home. Everything was so well organised and communication with Carrie was

Stayed · 03 Aug - 10 Aug 2019
Pia Maria

We are very grateful that Carrie chose us to take care of Shumba, Pebble and Cooper for a week. We've been at home now for a few days and we miss the three

Stayed · 14 Jun - 19 Jun 2019

This stay is a must for anyone wanting cute doggies to cuddle, a unique heritage style home and warm, welcoming hosts. Carrie and Mark went out of their way

Stayed · 30 Mar - 13 Apr 2019

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