George and I were pleased to be reunited when I arrived at the Abbey on Wednesday. Boy it’s chilly in these old houses – this one is made of stone with stone floors downstairs and, to compound the felony, the worksurfaces and large table in the kitchen are … marble!!! Still I’ve been here before […]
Another beautiful house to look after for just over two weeks. It will be good to return again and make friends with Lucky the cat (the main reason we are there). Although there is a regular team of staff in and out, the cat gets lonely at night! I`ve packed lots of woolly-pullies as these […]
Apparently Queen Elizabeth I slept here and so shall we! I believe we shall have a four-poster bed. Only for the weekend but we are looking forward to it and exploring a lovely Tudor mansion.
Goosey has pointed out to me that I have been unfairly biased in this blog in favour of d-o-g-s (shhhhh! the cats are listening) and the felines we look after from tme to time are becoming ungruntled. So let me introduce Pad and Phu (Phu as in Phood because she lives to eat and will […]
Dumb animals? No way! Lucky was an animal at one of our homesits this year. A former stray who had fallen on all four paws when he selected his present owners. Perhaps I should explain homesitting. George and I work for a company who provide `sitters` for properties and pets when the owners are away. […]
George, Goosey and I are still housesitting in Essex. DaisyDog has been well-behaved for the past few days and no, she is not sickening for anything. Mind you maybe we are being a bit more careful about what we leave in her reach. When she was a puppy I painted a large sign which I […]