Make sure the garden and pot plants are thriving when you get back - get a house sitter.
Experienced house/pet sitter also plant and garden.care. Currently dog minder on a twice weekly basis when home. Love living in the country and exploring new places, going for walks, visiting new towns, art galleries, textiles., music and cinema/theatre, reading, eating out.........
Previously lived in France where I had a smallholding with chickens, cat, sheep.
Would appreciate specific instructions and information re the home and animals eg: heating systems, vet, quirks of the home etc).
Happy with cats, dogs, chickens, sheep.