We are an early retired couple sharing our lives with many four legged ..dogs and horses in Scotland, UK


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    We are an early retired couple sharing our lives with many four leggeds ..dogs and horses . I train with horses in classical dressage and at liberty . We have land and a welcoming spacious home plus lots of opportunities for having fun times with four leggeds . We are looking for some animal loving help this summer as we continue to develop the tracks and garden here on our homestead . We live in a beautiful part of Scotland with easy access to the hills, mountains and castles nearby .
    *️*️*️*️ we regularly update our calendar so please check before applying..Thankyou! *️*️*️*️

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are experienced hosts through folk festivals in the past...we have hosted dancers and musicians from all over Europe and Canada ...we enjoy sharing our home and life with warm relaxed individuals and learning about others’ culture and history. We can offer lots of opportunity to spend time with horses including how to work with them totally at liberty . We can also offer the opportunity of living in a beautiful part of Scotland with it’s historical castles and it’s breathtaking mountains and beaches . .

  • Help


    Manual tasks associated with horses , manure lifting from the fields etc. Playing with the dogs in the fields and some dog sitting days . Fence and shed painting . Garden work .

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English. A little French

  • Accommodation


    Double or twin room with exclusive shower room upstairs ...we are downstairs . Help yourself breakfast and lunch with an evening meal most evenings ...sharing of cooking etc most welcome .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Within a very short distance of the local village, access to bus from there and trains just 3 miles away...we can take to the train station. Lots to explore in the surrounding area. We are home most of the time, outside with the horses and dogs , days revolve around them ...we would welcome people who want to learn all about interacting and training with them and who are happy to undertake the necessary chores associated with them ....we also have many fences to paint so if that’s your thing, please do get in touch!

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    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 876421972838