Lovely house and a wonderful pet dog.

Oxford, United Kingdom
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Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


My husband and I have three grown-up boys and one dog .We enjoy our rural life but love our holidays and therefore we require occasional dog and house sitters. Our long term sitter has moved abroad so we have been recommended this fab

Home & location

We have a newly converted barn just 5 miles out of Oxford, with 5 acres of space and gardens. We live on a friendly road with a shop a mile away and a pub 300m away. The bus stop is near the shop and we have bicycles but a car is really a

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


Herbie is our gorgeous dog, he is 14 now so is definitely in his twilight years. He loves a long walk and then seems to sleep most of the day, in the evening he sleeps some more by the fire. He likes to have someone around although we

Meet the pets

  • Herbie

    German Shorthaired Pointer

    14 years

Sitter feedback (5)


Kate and I were fortunate to have a whole week with Herbie, who we both fell in love with. Lucy and Roland are fabulous in all ways and we felt honoured to

Stayed · 23 Apr - 30 Apr 2018

It was an absolute pleasure to meet Lucy and Herbie, and we were made most welcome. We were only house sitting for a couple of days but it was great to have

Stayed · 07 Mar - 08 Mar 2018

We just couldn't resist sitting for Herbie again, and as we arrived we were greeted with lots of kisses, and great excitement! Lucy's house was festive and

Stayed · 22 Dec - 27 Dec 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our housesit in Abingdon. Lucy was so kind, welcoming us to enjoy her beautifully renovated manor farm home. She provided clear

Stayed · 12 Oct - 15 Oct 2017

Lucy is so lovely, when we arrived we were met with such a warm welcome, and meeting Herbie was a delight. He is such a loving dog, with a calm easy nature

Stayed · 10 Jun - 15 Jun 2017

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