richard john

Single, Retired, Reliable, Trustworthy, Non-smoker ready to care for your home and pets.

Machynlleth, United Kingdom
19 Reviews

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Reviews (19)

Adrian and Moira

Richard has kindly looked after our house and two pampered cats on a number of occasions now. If we could we would book him in for every holiday as our cats

Caerphilly, United Kingdom · 07 Aug - 14 Aug 2021
Adrian and Moira

After so many cancelled holidays it was wonderful to welcome Richard back to look after the cats and house. He kept us informed all week on how the cats were

Caerphilly, United Kingdom · 08 May - 15 May 2021
Elizabeth

It was a delight to have Richard looking after our animals while we were away. Bird flu struck and rules regarding free range hens changed. Richard was able

Clee Saint Margaret, United Kingdom · 04 Dec - 19 Dec 2020
Adrian and Moira

We were lucky to get Richard to sit for us only a month after his last visit. He is a lovely person and so good with the cats. He handed over to another

Caerphilly, United Kingdom · 03 Jun - 08 Jun 2019
Adrian and Moira

After a number of attempts to get Richard to sit for us we finally got a week he was free. He arrived the night before and we had a lovely evening getting to

Caerphilly, United Kingdom · 04 May - 11 May 2019

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Jacky

HAVE KNOWN RICHARD FOR 35 YEARS,HE IS A VERY LIKEABLE GENTLEMAN [IN THE REAL SENSE ie:GENTLE MAN] HE HAS ALWAYS KEPT ANIMALS MAINLY DOGS,BUT ALSO HE HAD A

Character reference · 15 March 2015

About

Hi my name is Richard i am 72 years old and am now retired and enjoy good health I really enjoy travelling photography walking reading and animals of all kinds My working life has been quite varied and includes Training to be a chef

Why I want to house sit

Because of my wish to travel and my love of animals,having my own pets is not practical so House sitting would give me the best of both worlds

My experience

I was brought up on a small farm in Hertfordshire helping with pigs chickens horses and a dog I have also had my own small holding in Cornwall with cows sheep chickens goats and I helped bottle feed orphan lambs. and calves until they

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

August 2021
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September 2021
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
retired