Dibbles and Little Valiente


These are two of the lucky ones, Dibbles on the left the beloved rescued horse belonging to Claire half of the two English ladies who set up A.R.C.H. Andalucian Rescue Centre for Horses in Alhaurín el Grande, Spain five years ago. Valiente the little guy on the right is proof positive of the power of love and dedication, an animals strength, power to live and growing trust in his human rescuers. A far cry from his pitiful state in October when he and Hope, his constant companion, arrived at A.R.C.H.




Angela has been traveling the world for the past 40 years. Her career in International Marketing took her across Canada and the US and since the mid 80s has lived in Italy, N. Africa, India, Singapore and other parts of SE Asia with husband John, a Petroleum Engineer, now retired. Self-professed nomads with a shared passion for travel and animals, they continue to travel the world having adopted an affordable travel lifestyle: Pet and house sitting. Some five continents, many amazing homes and wonderful four legged friends later, Angela is the resident in-house expert, advising home owners and house sitters at Trusted House Sitters and a regular contributor to travel blogs sharing experiences of life away from the travel brochures, living like the locals. You can read more at www.housesittingperfected.com.