Laura

Quiet, responsible and looking for peaceful places to read and write while travelling

Hexham, United Kingdom
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Reviews (8)

Claire

Laura was a perfect housesitter. She was very responsible and responsive - she kept in regular touch during a period of appalling stormy weather, sending

    Haslemere, United Kingdom · 02 Feb - 01 Mar 2020
    Christine

    We returned to one very happy and contented dog who has been well taken care of. In addition Laura cooked us a delicious supper which was very welcome after

    Wooler, United Kingdom · 09 Dec - 17 Dec 2019
    Diana

    Once again, Laura was the perfect Housesitter! Delilah was in great shape and in a much better mood than when I left! The house felt very cared for

    Edinburgh, United Kingdom · 11 Sep - 16 Sep 2019
    Hannah

    Laura sat for us for an extended period of time, and luckily for us, was an exceptionally capable and conscientious sitter. She was absolutely unflappable

    Oleiros, Portugal · 05 Mar - 27 May 2019
    Diana

    It was great to have Laura back again. She is totally responsible, honest and looked after Delilah like she would her own cat. I was especially touched that

    Edinburgh, United Kingdom · 12 Nov - 15 Nov 2018

    References (2)

    Linda Martin

    Laura has farm sat on a number of occasions for my husband and I , she is very caring and loves all animals and is very well organised and I could

    House & pet sitting reference · 21 July 2018

    About

    Hello, I'm Laura, I'm a professional psychologist, worked for 10 years in the NHS and currently taking a break from employment to establish my own projects (website and writing) and travel. I'm originally from England, and lived in

    Why I want to house sit

    I work online, teaching and professional writing. I like to travel, and house-sitting would allow me to work and travel, seeing different parts of the world differently to the tourists, due to living in real homes. I'm also keen to learn

    My experience

    I bought my first flat when I was 18 years old, moved to another flat in Scotland at 25 (which I still own) and owned a house 2012-2018. As a responsible home-owner I understand the importance of maintenance, and mortgages/insurance etc

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Fish
    • 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
    39
    Occupation
    Clinical Psychologist/Scuba Diving Instructor/Writer