Shirley & Dirk

Animal loving couple, active, reliable, non-smoking with a wealth of experience.

Échandelys, France
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Tom & Audrey
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Shirley and Dirk looked after our 2 dogs for almost 2 weeks. Everything seems to have gone well, unfortunately we didn’t meet again on our return as they had

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Arenys de Mar, Spain · 26 Feb - 11 Mar 2022
Danielle
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Shirley and Dirk were fantastic. We are new to TrustedHouseitters and also had family changing their mind about when they would be here. Shirley and Dirk

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Godalming, United Kingdom · 29 Dec 2021 - 05 Jan 2022
Gaby
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It was a pleasure to meet Shirley and Dirk - and it was evident from the very start that I could, with complete confidence, entrust my home and pets to their

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Twyford, United Kingdom · 29 Dec 2021 - 01 Jan 2022
Christopher
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Thank you so much for looking after Loki and letting us know how he was doing. Hope you enjoyed the stay

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Godalming, United Kingdom · 19 Dec - 26 Dec 2021
Jane
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It was a pleasure to meet Dirk & Shirley and our two dachshunds were smitten in no time. We left as many details about the dogs and property as we could to

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Southsea, United Kingdom · 08 Dec - 11 Dec 2021

About

We retired to France in September 2020 where we are enjoying life and are kept busy renovating our old farmhouse. For the 10 years previous to this we worked as a live in housekeeper/house manager/maintenance couple for HNW clients. Which

Why we want to house sit

We are great animal lovers, but because of our line of work we were unable to have our own pets, we love exploring new places and house sitting provides us with the best of both worlds. With our relevant experience and previous line of work

Our experience

We are both animal lovers and have previously both owned dogs and cats and over the years we have house/pet sat for various friends and employers, to include dogs, cats, chickens, pigs and parrots. We have now completed 5 sits with

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • birdBirds
  • small-petsSmall pets

Availability

March 2022
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • France
  • Germany

Profile details

Age
Shirley 59 and Dirk 61
Occupation
Housekeeper/housemanager and Houseman/maintenance man
Travelling
With a partner