I love the variety the role offers. I have stayed in lots of different types of homes including farmhouses in the Surrey and Sussex countryside, multi-million pound homes in London, as well as average semi-detached homes.
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People in professions such as the police retire relatively young at 60 years old and while some want to put their feet up, others prefer to stay busy and active. One option that suits retired police officers particularly well is to become a homesitter.
Homesitters Limited is featured in Mature Times, in a story titled "Why not become a homesitter?"
Homesitters Limited is featured in Wiltshire magazine, in a story titled "How home and pet sitting has been rewarding for this Broadstone couple."
Debbie and Ian love the variety of assignments they do and particularly enjoy looking after the animals. The couple had pets in the past but don’t want to be tied down now. However, they love the fact they get their ‘pet fix’ through pet sitting.
We wanted a lifestyle change - to live in different parts of the country and meet new people and we researched different ways to do this. We discovered Homesitters Ltd and it sounded perfect.
Even after 10 years, I still get surprised by some of the grand places I stay in. I home sit regularly at a palatial property with grounds and its own lake right next door to one of King Henry VIII’s hunting lodges
Homesitters Limited is featured in NARPO magazine, in a story titled "From retired police officer to trustworthy homesitter."
Homesitters Limited is featured in Dorset Magazine, in a story titled "How home and pet sitting has been rewarding for this Broadstone couple."
Press Release - Working as a homesitter in retirement could be the key to improving your health and happiness
When I visit new locations I throw my wellies and walking clothes in the car and go walking. If I’m looking after dogs I take them for long walks, but even if there are no dogs on the assignment I still enjoy walking on my own.