Walk Sit Stay


Sally Parker


  • Graduated with an Honours Degree in Animal Science & Behaviour, Leeds University

  • British Horse Society Stage 1, Hartpury College


  • 10+ years experience as a house sitter. Responsibilities ranging from walking and looking after high profile clients Great Danes in London, training and turning out a string of polo ponies, looking after dogs, cats, chickens, goats and alpaca in New Zealand, horse trekking guide and stable manager in Portugal to grooming for an Olympic dressage rider in Australia

  • Owned and competed with own horse

Volunteer Work

  • Working with BARC (Bali Adoption and Rehabilitation Centre) and Casa-Lupita charities in Asia and Central America. Rescuing, rehabilitating and re-homing neglected street dogs. Worked alongside vets providing first aid, assisting in sterilisation projects, administering medications and injections to dogs and cats

  • Big 5 conservation research project tracking and monitoring wildlife in South Africa, Global Vision, Limpopo

  • Assisted at Riding for the Disabled, Gloucestershire

  • Instigated and coordinated fundraising events for a number of animal welfare charities




"Sally looks after my house and dog when I'm away with work. I can go away trusting Mack is getting the best care and he adores her!"

LS Photo journalist The Telegraph, Horse & Hound, Country Life, Field Magazine etc

"Sally is wonderful with dogs, having a compassionate and attentive attitude. She loves walking and my Cocker is always desperately happy to see her and be taken on exciting doggy adventures!"

AH Legal Exec, Hereford