Janice & Richard

Two semi retired active journalists who love to travel, eat good food, keep fit .....and

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviews (30)

Catherine
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I had the pleasure of Janice and Richard sitting for my 2 dogs for a 3 week period. I had a brief zoom call with them before then meeting them personally

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West Chiltington, United Kingdom · 27 Mar - 15 Apr 2022
Alistair
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Janice and Richard were our very first house/dog sitters and they were exceptional in all respects and hence the 5 star rating. They very kindly agreed to

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Bridport, United Kingdom · 05 Mar - 24 Mar 2022
Joanna
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Richard and Janice were wonderful house sitters. They were very relaxed and, even though we met only the night before we left to go on holiday, gave us

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Pulborough, United Kingdom · 09 Feb - 21 Feb 2022
Susan
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Excellent! Could not be happier! Pippa was so happy, well looked after and the house lovely and clean. In contact all the time so new what was going on

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York, United Kingdom · 21 Nov - 04 Dec 2021
Annabel
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Richard and Janice were flexible with their dates when we were required to change our flights. They kept me in touch with our cat's inner thoughts and left

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom · 23 Oct - 16 Nov 2021

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Martyn
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I have known Janice and Richard for the past 5 years, firstly in their capacity of running the BCA magazine in Egypt (a busy expat publication) and more

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About

We are a happy loving couple who love to travel... but a couple of years ago, I became a breast cancer survivor, so we left our permanent abode to become free spirits and do what we love best. THS seemed an ideal forum for short term new

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel but would like to try the 'home from home experience'. Most of our time in hotels has been reviewing and writing for them.... this way we can get the peace and quiet to write for ourselves or please ourselves. Also I would

Our experience

We now have experience with cats, dogs, chickens and guinea pigs as well as looking after large gardens and vegetable patches. Last year we spent 3 months in the Haute Pyrenees making lots of good friends and this year we are back for 5

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Janice 65+ and Richard 65+
Occupation
writer/editor and writer/journalist/editor
Travelling
With a partner