Colin

Experienced house sitter

Auckland, New Zealand
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James
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We had Colin to stay in our one bedroom lodge for July and 3 weeks in Aug. We asked him to look after the garden for us and maintain the swimming pool. The

  • dog
  • cat
Paphos, Cyprus · 02 Jul - 27 Aug 2018
Patricia
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Colin was marvelous.The house was spotless. Animals well cared for & happy.He had a lovely meal ready for us on our return.We would love to have him as a

  • cat
North Shore, New Zealand · 27 Dec 2017 - 04 Jan 2018
Jenny
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Colin is always a good sitter, my dogs love him. This year when I got back from my trip he had redecorated my lounge for me, even in the 40+degree

  • dog
  • cat
Mollina, Spain · 17 Jul - 15 Aug 2017
Franziska
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Colin took care of my dog, the pig and house and the garden which needed daily watering for 3 weeks. During my absence he kept contact with me through

  • dog
  • farm animal
Crevillente, Spain · 24 Apr - 14 May 2017
Karen
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We highly recommend Colin to take care of your house and animals. Colin took care of 2 cats, 1 puppy, and 2 fish for 1 week while we were at a conference

  • dog
  • cat
  • fish
Saint Heliers, New Zealand · 23 Nov - 28 Nov 2016

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Rita
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Colin has house-sat for us on several occasions looking after our 2 very spoilt dogs and 2 cats. He totally loves animals and took great care ensuring they

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About

I am a single male who has lived in New Zealand for 44 years but I am English by birth. I love to travel and I love animals so house sitting is an ideal way of life for me

Why I want to house sit

To combine my love of animals and my love of travel.

My experience

Have house sat in the UK, Spain, France, Vanuatu, Australia and New Zealand off and on for the last Five years. I am fit and healthy and love to walk dogs. I am also a handyman and happy to look after lawns and gardens.

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
House and pet sitter
Travelling
On my own