Richard & Margaret

Responsible, respectful and reliable animal lovers. We ensure that your trip is worry

New York City, NY, US
15 Reviews

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Reviews (15)


Richard and Margaret have not only been a five star pet sitters but have also built an excellent human and loving relationship with our pets and ourselves

Edinburgh, United Kingdom · 10 Oct - 23 Oct 2018

Richard and Maggie looked after our 2 persian kitties for 2 weeks while we were out of town visiting family. They are lovely and warm people and took

New Orleans, LA, US · 11 Jun - 27 Jun 2018

Richard looked after our cat Poppy for 10 days. This is the 1st time I'd used Trusted Housesitters and I had an overwhelming number of replies to the ad

London, United Kingdom · 04 May - 13 May 2017

Richard looked after my cat Noah while I was away on holidays for 2 weeks. We first met up on Skype and found that Richard was very easy to talk to and very

London, United Kingdom · 09 Mar - 24 Mar 2017

Good communication, got lots of updates and felt at ease and secure that our cats and home were well taken care of. Place was tidy and clean when we

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom · 02 Feb - 16 Feb 2017

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To Whom It May Concern: I employed Richard Lamb to house sit for me for three weeks in April, 2014, while we were out of the country. His duties included

House & pet sitting reference · 21 May 2014


As freelancers, we are lucky enough to be able to work from wherever we currently find ourselves. I (Richard) am a web designer and writer and my wife, Margaret, is a technical writer and published author. We are both huge animal lovers and

Why we want to house sit

There’s nothing more enriching to our creative endeavors than discovering new places and new experiences. This is what first drew me to house-sitting and I house sat full-time for three years. Margaret has house sat with me several times

Our experience

Stability, reliability and maturity are what we bring to our assignments. We take the trust placed in us with each and every house-sit very seriously. Since we spend much of our time working, you can be sure we will spend quality time

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets


March 2021
April 2021
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Antarctica
  • Bahamas
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • Cuba
  • France

Profile details

Richard 50 and Margaret 55
Web Designer/Writer and Technical Writer/Author
With a partner