Frances & Stephen

Kids have Grown up - Our Turn to Travel

Alexandra, New Zealand
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Reviews (45)

Liz

Francis and Stephen were excellent Smokey cat sitters. Starting from great communication between first meeting and going away, they gave regular updates and

Queenstown, New Zealand · 14 Apr - 20 Apr 2021
Kate

This is the third time Frances and Stephen have sat for us. They are wonderful with Summer (our Lab) and always leave our house immaculate. We love having

Wanaka, New Zealand · 26 Feb - 28 Feb 2021
Teresa

What can I say... This was the third time we had Frances and Stephen house sitting for us. They're amazing sitters! Reliable, tidy, respectful, good

Wainuiomata, New Zealand · 30 Jan - 08 Feb 2021
Kate

Frances and Stephen looked after our labrador Summer recently. Summer was well cared for and taken on lovely walks and swims. She was very happy and content

Wanaka, New Zealand · 20 Nov - 23 Nov 2020
Carol

Frances and Stephen were the perfect house sitters while we were away for our daughter's wedding which was a little stressful, we knew the dogs were in good

Petone, New Zealand · 23 Oct - 27 Oct 2020

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Margaret

Frances is completely reliable, honourable and trustworthy. Having worked with her closely for nearly 15 years, I have seen her in a large variety of

Character reference · 30 May 2017

About

2019 Update: We are now officially semi- retired, though in typical fashion Stephen has ended up going back to work for a six month contract (until August 2019) and I am relief teaching - had planned on doing 2 - 3 days per week, but has

Why we want to house sit

We have been house sitting since 2016: it started as a bit of an experiment to see if this was a way we could travel and ended up loving it so much that we keep repeating the experience. We have house sat in New Zealand and around Europe

Our experience

Since starting to house sit in 2016 we have looked after a wide range of pets - cats, dogs and horses mainly. We love larger dogs (have looked after Rottweilers, Alsatians and others of indeterminate breeding!) as they allow us to indulge

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • France

Profile details

Age
Frances 59 and Stephen 62
Occupation
Teacher and Government Employee
Travelling
With a partner