Melanie & James

James and I have been travelling on our yacht around the Atlantic for 2 years. Before that

Exeter, United Kingdom
3 Reviews

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Reviews (3)

Kate

Melanie and James are lovely people and were great sitters for my dog Ruby. They took great care of her and the apartment. I received pics and updates from

Berlin, Germany · 13 Feb - 18 Feb 2020
Elizabeth

Thank you both so much for staying, looking after Dora and leaving the house so tidy. Everything so well looked after and Dora very content and relaxed

Bristol, United Kingdom · 31 Mar - 03 Apr 2018
Ian

Melanie and James were perfect Housesitter’s. They communicated well and left the flat very clean and tidy. I would thoroughly recommend them for any future

London, United Kingdom · 08 Feb - 11 Feb 2018

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Kate

I have had the privilige to be a good friend of Melanie and James for over ten years. They own their own home in Dartmouth , Devon and have several other

Character reference · 28 July 2017

About

James and I are in our 50's , we have worked in high stress professional careers all our lives, and brought up 2 children. We are now taking a career break to sail, travel and find a less stressful way of life.

Why we want to house sit

We like to travel but enjoy being based in a place for an extended period so we can really get to know the area. House sitting provides us with this opportunity and we enjoy looking after pets and a house. this allows us to feel at home in

Our experience

We have extensive experience with house pets having both grown up with dogs and cats. James's family home had an aviary, house birds, a parrot, a sheep and a whole host of other animal life around the house. Together we had a dog, Eric that

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Melanie 59 and James 59
Occupation
Management Consultant and Strategic Sales
Travelling
With a partner