Phoebe and Chalky, with stunning thatched home in Dorset

Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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Prue and I have two lovely dogs called Phoebe and Chalky, and we live in a super village in North East Dorset called Iwerne Minster. We have both used Trusted Housesitters many times before, Prue when she had a home and holiday business in

Home & location

We have a beautiful and historic thatched house in a classic English village location. The house provides very comfortable accommodation with an interesting mixture of old cottage rooms from the 16/17th centuries combined with a spacious

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Dog-walking Phoebe and Chalky. They need to get out twice a day for a nice walk. We take them out for half an hour in the morning before breakfast for our good stroll around thew village and nearby fields. They also like a second walk

Meet the pets

  • Phoebe

    Cocker Spaniel

    4 years

  • Chalky

    Border Terrier

    11 years

Sitter feedback (5)


Phoebe and Chalkie were great fun and very easy to care for. They are loving, affectionate dogs who have a simple dog walking and feeding routine that is

Stayed · 11 Sep - 14 Sep 2020

A comfortable stress free four days looking after Phoebe and Chalkie for Hugh and Prue who made us very welcome in their comfortable home. Plenty to do in

Stayed · 03 Sep - 07 Sep 2020

Hugh and Prue are great couple who made us feel very welcome and gracefully answered our many many questions. They were kind enough to pick us up from he

Stayed · 03 Feb - 09 Feb 2020
Ana Carolina

We had an amazing time in Hugh and Prue's house. We met them the night before they're leaving, and they are the most generous and kind people that we've met

Stayed · 09 Jan - 10 Jan 2020

Just a couple of nights here with Phoebe and Chalkie but thoroughly enjoyed my time with them. They love their walks off lead around the park not 5 minutes

Stayed · 10 Dec - 13 Dec 2019

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