Care for my horses and dog on Dartmoor, Devon

Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
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Looking for sitter. I’m seeking a trustworthy person who can walk and look after my adorable, cute but fussy fluffy little Romanian rescue dog Hunter and 3 quiet horses who live outside and are pretty self sufficient but need checking

Home & location

Depending on the time of year or your preference a bedroom in the house or a charming, cosy rustic cabin on the stable yard with a wood burning stove and compost loo is yours for your stay. Cosy and comfortable yet far from noise and

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


There is not a huge task list, you are here to enjoy a break and enjoy a rural and healthy lifestyle away from it all. The place is very peaceful and fresh. Your responsibilities are to check on the horses at least twice daily . You may

Meet the pets

  • Hunter

    11 years

  • dog

  • Patriot

    24 years

  • Opal

    25 years

Sitter feedback (7)


I had a great time at Ruth's for my very first house sit. situated right on the doorstep of Dartmoor it was a great place for walking the dogs, Hunter and

Stayed · 06 Jan - 15 Jan 2020

Ruth was very nice with me, she helped me in shopping before she travels and she lent me a bike for enjoy countryside. Constantly she asked me if I was going

Stayed · 24 Mar - 04 Apr 2019

I really enjoyed my sit at Ruth’s place. The bungalow was homey, the bed super confortable and the wood stove provided atmosphere as well as heat. It felt

Stayed · 10 Dec - 15 Dec 2018

A lovely location surrounded by stunning countryside on the edge of Dartmoor. Ruth the owner was extremely pleasant and very welcoming. Cooked a lovely meal

Stayed · 09 May - 16 May 2017

Hunter, the little dog was a delight to look after we had lots of walks & fun. Horses were also easy to care for & Warpaint a cheeky devil follwing me

Stayed · 28 Apr - 02 May 2017

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