Pretty period cottage in Roald Dahl's village, home to a pair of

Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


We are a family of five, including our beloved terriers Sydney and Aussie! Our older daughter works in Oxford and our 11 year old has just started Grammar School. Daddy is a home husband, whilst I am an estate agent, working in London and

Home & location

We own a charming period cottage with a lovely private cottage garden, on the edge of Roald Dahl's home village, in the heart of the Chilterns, surrounded by beautiful walks. The cottage has a generous ground floor of study, sitting room

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  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City
  • Countryside


Looking after our loving, bouncy Sporting Lucas terriers. Sydney, a neutered dog. 12 years old and Aussie, a neutered dog, 2 years old. This lovely breed is known for its caring and affectionate nature and is easily at home with long or

Meet the pets

  • Sydney

    12 years

  • Aussie

    2 years

Sitter feedback (18)


Jo, Archie and Ruby live in a gorgeous cottage on the edge of a lively town surrounded by amazing views. Very warm and welcoming family. Their home is

Stayed · 28 Nov - 02 Dec 2019

What a lovely sit! I truly enjoyed my time caring for Aussie + Sydney. Comfy, cozy + clean. Archie, Joanna, Ruby + Saffron were VERY accommodating and kind

Stayed · 21 Nov - 25 Nov 2019

Was greeted with such a warm welcome that I felt at home straight away! Joanna and her family are such a lovely people and easy to get on with. Sydney and

Stayed · 28 Oct - 01 Nov 2019

You have to be seriously happy to house sit for the most gorgeous dogs ever. they will be happy to see you and regard you as best friends whilst you are

Stayed · 15 Aug - 28 Aug 2019

A big thanks to Joanna and family for a fabulous first sit in the UK. Joanna was wonderfully warm and hospitable, providing very clear instructions for a

Stayed · 11 Aug - 14 Aug 2019

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