Cosy Cottage and the McCarthy family pets

Borgue, United Kingdom
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We are the McCarthy family, Sarah and Will with our two small boys Michael and Josep and now baby Bridgit. Will and I are both vets, although I am currently taking a break from work while the kids are small. We would like house sitters as

Home & location

Our house is situated up a quiet lane in the small village of Borgue, near the artists town of Kirkcudbright on the Solway coast, Dumfries and Galloway. It's approximately one hour off the motorway from Gretna Green, heading West on the

  • House
  • Disabled access
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Beach
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


We have a Spaniel and a Labrador who need walks daily. They are both trained gun dogs and trained to whistle comands. They are both good off the lead and with other dogs. During the day they have kennel (which can be heated in the

Meet the pets

  • Peigi

    English Springer Spaniel

    6 years

  • Rosco

    Labrador Retriever

    10 years

  • Sooty

    16 years

  • Pip

    2 years

  • Posie

    2 years

Sitter feedback (1)


Sitting for Will and Sarah was a pleasure. The two dogs, Roscoe and Peggi, are both well trained working dogs and respond to whistle commands. They love a

Stayed · 24 Nov - 29 Nov 2019

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