Exchange ideas and help with horses and the garden of an old house near Bourges, France



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    My name is Françoise and I am 59 years old.
    I look for period, approximately from October 04 to November 17 one or two volunteers no smoker
    They will have to take care of animals, to feed them and to look after them: 4 horses, 4 ponies, 4 cats, 1 goat, 1 dog. There is also some to do on the area: branches....
    You will be accommodated in a room and will share the bathroom, WiFi
    There is an equipped laundry, and we lend bikes. The house is in a large park but 15 mn by bicycle of the city center.

    Je m'appelle Françoise et j’ai 59 ans.
    Je cherche pour la période, environ, du 04 octobre au 17 novembre un ou deux volontaires non fumeur
    Ils devront s'occuper des animaux, les nourrir et les soigner: 4 chevaux, 4 poneys, 4 chats, 1 bouc, 1 chien. Il y a aussi un peu d'entretien à faire dans le parc: branches, clôtures...
    Vous serez logés dans une chambre et partagerez la salle de bain commune, wifi
    Il y a une buanderie équipée, et nous prêtons des vélos. La maison est dans un grand parc, mais à 15 mn à vélo du centre ville.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    During a few weeks, you will see haw I live with animals, haw I take care of them.

    We shall eat together shall exchange our ideas, shall live a lot outside. I expect from you for a real sharing of knowledge, besides the sharing of the meals

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    I live with 4 horses, 4 ponies, 1 goat, 4 cats and 1 dog, Unfortunately our house burned! We are renovating it.
    Our house is 10 mn of Bourges city center
    I propose 2 places

    Je vis avec 4 chevaux, 4 poneys, 1 bouc,4 chats et 1 chien, Malheureusement notre maison a brulé! Il faut donc la rénover. Nous sommes a 10 minutes du centre de la ville de Bourges.
    Je propose 2 places.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We provide you
    - 2 bedrooms for 2(double room) The rooms are big but not decorated at all because of the fire which burned the house
    - 2 single rooms
    - 1 bathroom shared
    - all the meals
    - use of washing machine
    - bicycle to go to the city
    - wifi

    Vous serez logés dans 2 chambres, 1 salles de bain communes, la nourriture est fournie, il y a une buanderie et des vélos à disposition.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The city of Bourges is very typical of the Renaissance style. Besides, we are at 2 am of Paris.

    La ville de Bourges est très typique de la renaissance. Par ailleurs, nous sommes à 2h de Paris.

  • A little more information

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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    4,5 heures per day 5 days/week.

Host ref number: 575169431833