Margaret & Doug

Retired couple, loving this new phase of our lives

Richmond, VA, US
9 Reviews

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Reviews (9)

Joanna

Maggie and Doug were an absolute pleasure to have as Housesitters. Winston was clearly very comfortable with them and they were relaxed and confident looking

Beaconsfield, United Kingdom · 03 Oct - 09 Oct 2021
Linda

Our first time of having house sitters and I was very anxious as 2 of the 3 cats are extremely nervous of new humans. Maggie and Doug just followed

Guilliers, France · 04 Sep - 18 Sep 2021
Jerry

Doug and Maggie are great! Both are very experienced with housitting, which makes working with them very easy. They are also quite flexible and adaptable

Simpsonville, KY, US · 12 Jun - 21 Jun 2021
janice

Maggie and Doug were wonderful and were a natural with Millie. She was relaxed hanging out with them, which made it easy to leave. They did a great job of

Saint Augustine, FL, US · 13 May - 19 May 2021
Julia

Our cat Bandit did great with Maggie and her husband. The house was tidy when we got home. Thank you for your thoughtfulness, sending us pictures of her.

Frisco, TX, US · 13 Apr - 21 Apr 2019

References (2)

Jane

We returned to a clean house and well-cared-for cat and dogs. They graciously took us to and from the airport. We cannot think of any reason not to engage

House & pet sitting reference · 26 July 2017

About

We are a very fit, active couple (Doug American, Maggie British) who love life, travel, and animals. We have travelled throughout the world, backpacking through SE Asia, camping through the US, using airbnb, and house and pet sitting. After

Why we want to house sit

We have had dogs and cats of our own for many years and enjoy caring for other people's pets and houses, while having the opportunity to see the world in a more "natural" environment rather than just in hotels and motels. We know from

Our experience

We have been house and petsitting through this, and other sites, in the U.K., Europe, Mexico, New Zealand, and various cities in the US. We have looked after dogs, cats, including a 21 year old cat who needed to be given oral medication

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola

Profile details

Age
Margaret 65+ and Doug 65+
Occupation
Administration
Travelling
With a partner