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For Home Owners

  • Find capable, trustworthy House Sitters

    Mindahome House Sitters are the best you'll find - and you're in complete control of screening and appointing them. And because many House Sitters treat this as a regular job, they're motivated to do the best they can with an eye to future placements with you or someone you recommend them to. You can count on a pool of motivated House Sitters who are trustworthy and reliable.

  • Your pets stay comfortable in their own home

    A happy pet means a happy owner. And pets are always happier and more comfortable in their own home instead of some strange kennel. Their own bed, their favourite toys, all the familiar sights and smells. All they need is a pet-loving House Sitter to provide companionship and exercise while you're away.

  • Relax while away knowing all is well at home

    You're on holiday - the last thing you need is worry. So enjoy peace of mind, comfortable in the knowledge that everything at home is in capable hands. Your pets are well cared for with regular close human contact. Plants are watered, mail collected and garden is tidy. The place is lived in, your House Sitter providing security for your property and possessions simply by being there.

  • Save on pet boarding costs

    Pet boarding can get expensive, especially for longer absences. With a House Sitter, though, your pets stay in the comfort of their own home and it doesn't cost you a penny.

For House Sitters

  • Enjoy inexpensive travel accommodation

    Think of all those places around the United Kingdom you've always wanted to visit and explore. Now imagine staying there, free of charge. In cities and regions across the United Kingdom, house sitting does away with the cost of hotel or motel accommodation.

  • Live like a local

    With the money you save by house sitting, you can really immerse yourself in the community and surrounds. Explore the area, participate in local activities, and experience life like a local - something the average tourist rarely gets to experience. As a house sitter, your time is your own.

  • Indulge your love of pets

    Even if you don't have your own pet doesn't mean you can’t indulge your love for animals. House Sitters get to choose jobs that include pet sitting for everything from puppies to snakes - which also gives you a much broader choice of homes to sit.

  • Save money - lots of it

    House Sitters often choose the lifestyle as a smart way to save money. By not paying rent, many save for a deposit on their own home, for a new car, or that dream overseas holiday. Whatever the reason, house sitting is a great way to have extra cash.

Latest House Sitters

House Sitter:  Mrs


I am a retired widow I love all animals but have arthritis so not looking to exercise long walking animals I care...

House Sitter:  Easy going, dog loving,  well travelled.

Easy going, dog loving, well travelled.

We are a mature professional British couple who have been traveling around Spain, Portugal & Bulgaria for the last 4...

House Sitter:  Experienced and responsible sitter

Experienced and responsible sitter

Hi everyone, I'm a full-time travel writer and novelist living on a boat on the Thames with my gorgeous rescue...

House Sitter:  Thomas and Salka

Thomas and Salka

Salka - Aged 29. From Jyväskylä, Finland. Illustrator / Painter / Print-maker. Fluent English. Thomas - Aged...

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Latest Homes

House Sitting job in Kinross, Scotland

Kinross, Scotland

We live in a 3 bedroom semi- rural house in the hamlet of Gairneybank two miles from the...

Starts: 29 Aug 2020Days: 7
House Sitting job in Birmingham / Jewellery Quarter, West Midlands

Birmingham / Jewellery Quarter, West Midlands

We live in a converted warehouse townhouse in the Jewellery Quarter. The 3 bedroom house is...

Starts: 31 Jul 2020Days: 11
House Sitting job in Windsor, South East England

Windsor, South East England

We are going away to Wales to visit our son and daughter in law. Around the end of August...

Starts: 31 Aug 2020Days: 6
House Sitting job in Battersea / Clapham, London

Battersea / Clapham, London

Hi! We are looking for someone to live in our house and look after our long-haired cat,...

Starts: 18 Jul 2020Days: 14
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By our Home Owners

testimonial by Sarah

“ Thank you for your website, as I was able to find a lovely lady, Joanne, to housesit for me. I had a great response from my advertisement with you and found several other members who would have been suitable as well. I will certainly use Mindahome for a housesitter for my next holiday. Many thanks,” Read more

By our House Sitters

testimonial by June and Jim

“ Hi we have just returned from our first house sit in Somerset, where we looked after an amazing house, amazing dogs, Hens and Quails for 2 weeks. The area and surroundings were idyllic and our house owners very appreciative. We thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience, even using an Aga. Certainly will do house sitting again, thanks for being the mediators.” Read more

A Pet and Home Owners Guide to House Sitting

A Pet and Home Owners Guide to House Sitting

FREE to all full members, this extensive How-To guide is an invaluable tool for both Home Owners and House Sitters.

It covers:

  • Expectations of both the home owner and house sitter
  • Home insurance and bonds
  • Sample contract or house sitting agreement

…and much more

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