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House Sitting Preferences
  • 0 - 1 week, 1 - 2 weeks, 2 - 4 weeks, 1 - 2 months, 2 months +
  • Dog(s), Cat(s), Fish, Rabbit(s)/Guinea Pig(s), Chickens/Ducks/Geese
Preferred Locations
  • Anywhere in the United Kingdom
  • NEXT 6 MONTHS    
  • 2022: 17Jul-11Sep | 11Sep-18Sep | 26Sep-30Sep | 1Oct-15Oct | 24Oct-31Oct | 3Nov-19Nov | 21Nov-3Feb2023
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Josephine Liddicoat

60, Retired Mental Health Nurse

Hi my name is Josephine . I live in Cornwall, a very beautiful part of the country.

I love visiting new places and making new friends both of the human and animal variety. House and pet sitting seems the perfect combination , an opportunity to visit new locations and make some new friends .

I have one son that lives in Camberwell so I am more than happy to house sit either in central London or on the outskirts . But want to explore other parts of the country too.

I am a non smoker , vegetarian , respectful and tidy person .

Reviews (9)
Jo went to great lengths to make sure she arrived, as agreed, on the day the train strike happened. We spent time together going through the needs of Sid, our black cat and the 4 chickens. It was clear straight away on meeting Jo that I was in good hands and the animals took to her immediately. Throughout my time away Jo was very good at keeping me updated and only asked minimal questions which is a reflection of how well she had listened and understood my requirements. I have just returned ... MORE
RUTH (Taunton , Jun 2022 - 3 weeks)
I am delighted to write a review for Josephine. My home is always safe and secure when away and my cats never miss me because of the love and care they receive from Josephine. She is very conscientious and treats my home with respect which includes getting on with my neighbours, which isn't difficult for her,. I always feel very relaxed leaving my home with Josephine as there are no dramas, she is very tidy and keeps the place as I left it. Josephine to me is an asset to me and it's been ... MORE
CHRISTOPHER (London England, Apr 2022 - 2 weeks - 1 of 2 endorsements from this owner )
Just brilliant to have her!! We came back to a very happy cat and our house was in amazing condition. Josephine kept in touch and it was a wonderful experience. Totally recommend her! J
JENNI (London England, Mar 2022 - 3 weeks)
From our first communication with Jo during our search for house(boat) sitter and dog sitter i felt instantly at ease and we spoke for 30 minute or so as if we had been friends for a life time Jo came to visit our boat and say hello to us and our dog Ruby in advance off our trip and we knew Jo was very professional and happy to embrace boat life with Ruby Jo arrived promptly on day off our departure and we left comfortable in the knowledge our home and Ruby would be in perfect safe hands ... MORE
GARY (Cambridge England, Jan 2022 - 5 weeks)
I had confidence in Josephine right from the start. She was friendly, positive and very easy to talk to. She clearly adored my two cats, even with their little foibles. She kept in touch with me throughout the sit and when I returned home the cats were contented and the house was spotless. I would most definitely ask her to sit again and would highly recommend her to anyone who expects top class care for their home and animals.
MAGGY (Littlehampton England, Jan 2022 - 3 weeks)
Josephine was great with my cat Suzie and I found her happy, relaxed and in good health upon my return. Josephine was prompt in her communication and regularly sent me updates while I was away. She also watered the plants regularly and maintained the house well. I came back to my place just as I left it :) She was also very nice to accommodate couple visits ahead of the house sitting appointment, giving me enough time to get to know her and trust her with my Suzu. She was also flexible with ... MORE
SWATI (London England, Sep 2021 - 4 weeks)
Josephine has been absolutely wonderful at looking after my cat Sasha! She was very reliable, friendly and had great communication. Most importantly - she was very warm and affectionate towards my cat, managing to 'win him over' very quickly, (despite him usually being rather nervous with new people.) She also send me regular photos/videos etc for my peace of mind. I came back to a very relaxed cat and a tidy home - a fantastic experience! I have already asked Josephine to come back during my ... MORE
TATIANA (london England, Apr 2021 - 4 days)
I had complete peace of mind with Josephine the cats adored her. The flat was looked after well the cats never missed me. Josephine is someone i wouldn't hesitate to ask again to housesit. She is a friendly straightforward decent animal lover and put me at ease straightaway. definitely will be asking her to stay again.
CHRISTOPHER (LONDON England, Aug 2020 - 3 weeks - 2 of 2 endorsements from this owner )
We could not be happier with Josephine. Her communication during the whole process was ready and fluent. She arrived on time to the keyhandover and she listened actively while whe explained the general house rules and the pets feeding instructions. During the time we were away she took excellent care of the house, everything was kept clean and tidy and she even offered herself to take care of our little garden. I definitely trust Josephine to pet and house sit and I vouch for her, and I ... MORE
LORENA (Walthamstow England, Mar 2020 - 3 weeks)
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