Chris & Jerome

Practical and adaptable retired farmers enjoying busman's holidays so you can have a

Geraldine, New Zealand
3 Reviews

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Reviews (3)

Pim

A friendly, careful and very capable couple, Chris and Jerome were ideal house sitters who looked after our donkeys, dogs and hens for five days. Our home

Dunedin, New Zealand · 08 Feb - 12 Feb 2021
Anne

Chris and Jerome are perfect house sitters. We left them in charge of our lifestyle block with a few pet sheep, including one elderly wether who needed a

Nelson, New Zealand · 09 Jul - 18 Jul 2019
Joanne

Chris and Jerome were wonderful pet sitters. They cared really well for our doogies and cat while we were away. They left before we came home and the

Christchurch, New Zealand · 31 May - 07 Jun 2019

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Jean

Chris is a great house sitter. She and Jerome have sat our home and pets many times. She is also a great gardener. I would have no problem recommending

House & pet sitting reference · 01 April 2019

About

We are a retired?! ex farming couple (sheep, beef cattle, crops and deer) and live in the small rural town of Geraldine, South Canterbury, New Zealand. Geraldine is 30 minutes from the coastal town of Timaru and 45 minutes from Ashburton

Why we want to house sit

We have travelled quite a lot and have family and friends in Europe and Australia. Chris worked in Canada, UK and Denmark and Jerome in Australia and UK so any excuse to travel again is acceptable. Now we have more time to travel. In

Our experience

With experience in NZ, Australia and Europe private house sitting we love to treat our surroundings as we would back home, with the chance to pull the odd weed, sit and admire the surroundings or read a book. Chris loves to garden and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

August 2021
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September 2021
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Chris 65+ and Jerome 65+
Occupation
retired but still working at sports events on a casual basis and Jerome is Head property manager!
Travelling
With a partner