The problem was solved when a friend mentioned they should look for a house-sitter
- someone who would actually live in their three-bedroom Norwich home and care for the pets.
My friend Barney had been the designated official house-sitter
while the Ronsons were away, Barney being related to them through marriage.
She said: "The Woman Who Fell in Love for a Week tells the story of house-sitter
Jenny, whose latest posting puts her in a magnificent des res, caught up with the life of its absent family, their dysfunctional dog and their biggest secret.
The law is so stringently worded that even leaving a home-defense gun for your house-sitter
, or holding onto your buddy's guns when he's on deployment would make you--and them--criminals, if you didn't first take all of the guns down to a dealer, fill out paperwork on all of them, and have the transferee pass a background check.
Valerie Graves, 55, was found dead on December 30 last year at a million-pound property in the coastal spot which has featured in the ITV series.
Lila Emerson is a professional house-sitter
and a successful young adult author.
During a trip to Ireland last year, we couldn't get a house-sitter
for him, and a neighbour offered to look after his needs.
Other home protection tips include having a house-sitter
when away from home for long periods of time, and leaving something that makes noise in the house when away at work or school (such as a TV or barking dog).
99 IN THE 13th novel from the Sunday Times's best-selling writer, we're introduced to chef and house-sitter
to your week ahead Film: Home in on an odd house-sitter
Roger Greenberg (Ben Stiller), who gave up a recording contract and potential fame with his band Magic Marker to become a carpenter, moves to LA to house-sit for his brother Phillip (Chris Messina) and keep an eye on his dog.
Set in the quirky Victorian seaside town, Saltburn-by-Sea, in the North East, it introduces us to Joe, a bridge-builder with a lovely house and no commitments, who is looking for a house-sitter
for his old home by the sea.
The 1-m (3-ft) tall humanoid robot is best known as a mechanical house-sitter
and secretary, reports BBC.