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Experienced house and pet sitter available for short and longer term assignments. Excellent references.




Retired Educator

Apr 20, 2014

Kim (a.k.a graftrak)

As a recently retired educator and empty nester, I have more personal time to resume a side career I’ve enjoyed periodically for thirty years: house and pet sitting. Besides being a way to support my passion for traveling, house sitting now gives me the opportunity to research and experience communities I might consider for relocation one day, and always provides a new perspective ... continued


Mindful care of your home and animals




Voice Actor & Yoga instructor

May 17, 2014

Summer in Minneapolis 2010

Hello - I have accepted housesitting opportunities in many parts of the United States in the last few years : Joliet, IL, Rockville, Bethesda, Potomac, Takoma Park, Baltimore, all in Maryland - Summmerlin, NV- St Louis, MO - in Vermont right on the border of Canada - South Lake Tahoe, CA - and Minneapolis(my home town.) My clients find me to be conscientious and reliable in ... continued


Available housesitter independent and responsible





Apr 20, 2014

April 2012

I am an independent and responsible fifty seven year old single person. I work as a freelance translator and spend most of the time at the computer so I am the perfect candidate to mind your house, pets and gardens in your absence. I speak English, French, Spanish, and Italian. I am very clean and flexible. I can provide references. Thank you. ... continued


Writer seeks short sits in N.E. U.S. or longer anywhere. Love to be alone so plenty of security & time for pets & plants





Apr 20, 2014


I'm a writer-performer looking to finish some projects in private. I have some money saved so i'm flexible for now. I've done quite a bit of house sitting in VT, NY, & MASS. I believe animals & plants are = in many ways to humans. I enjoy a private home so much you wouldn't have to worry about visitors. Perhaps the main advantage of using me. I will treat your home with the utmo ... continued



Mature Responsible Couple, We love dogs & cats & would treat yours as we do our own spoiled lab & lap cats!




Training Coordinator

Apr 20, 2014


We are a mature couple with two grown sons looking for the extended travel experience of actually living in the area. We have gone the hotel route, but want to get the real feel. My husband & I have been home owners for twenty-six years, so we would respect your property as we would want someone to respect ours. We are very interested in housesitting in France. We lived in the P ... continued



Former Homeland Security HQ employee




On sabbatical

Apr 20, 2014

Dependable, meticulous housesitter available

Former Department of Homeland Security HQ employee taking a much-needed sabbatical. Looking for house sitting opportunities. Reliable. Flexible. Organized. Trustworthy. Very clean. Impeccable references. Available immediately. ... continued


Responsible, retired Executive Assistant with love for animals and travel to care for your pets and home




retired Asst to CEOs

Jun 1, 2015


I'm a responsible, well-educated, detail- oriented, non-smoking, pet-loving person who's owned and obedience-trained her own dogs, a Dalmation and a German Shepherd. Also, I've been allowed to be a part of several cats' lives!! I keep our home neat and clean, and of course would do the same at your home. I'm trustworthy and financially secure, and have enjoyed living in larg ... continued


Quite, repectful couple in early fifties who love travel and animals would love to take care of your pet family




Part-time Nanny

Apr 20, 2014

Our Yard

We are an active middle aged empty nester couple looking to travel and explore the neighborhoods of this wonderful country. We love traveling and have extensive experience in caring for animals. We would be interested in five to ten day stays at any time during the year in a most portions of the United States. We are also available for extended stays if you are located in ... continued


Reliable, conscientious, non-smoking woman to care for your home and pets as I would my own.





Aug 25, 2014


If you want to feel comfortable leaving your home and/or pets in the care of someone that will not only be professional and efficient, but treat your home and beloved pets as her own - then I am the sitter you are looking for. I am flexible in location, dates and duration. I am a non-smoker as well as drug and drama free! I have owned a home since I was nineteen years old (thirt ... continued


Retired Postmaster will care for your home, pets, with TLC




Retired Postmaster

Apr 20, 2014


I am a retired Postmaster, 21 years with Postal Service. I have had many pets, including cats, dogs, ferrets, chinchillas and fish tanks, both fresh and salt water, plus some plant care etc. I especially like cats. I am currently booked to House/Pet sit May 30, 2013. I ran the night Study program at a prestigious school in Wolfeboro, N.H. for six years as well as being a Chu ... continued


Inner Peace Troubadour seeking Peace filled home to care for




Positive Music Entertainer

Apr 20, 2014

March 2011

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to view my profile. My experience in caring for homes comes not only from being a home owner myself, but from taking care of the home of friends over the years. From horse ranches with guinea hens, to a home in Ashland Oregon, caring for fifteen chickens, three dogs, two cats and forty houseplants. Upon the owners return they stated, "W ... continued


Two professional multi-lingual female writers, animal lovers, able to look after house, pets and garden worldwide




Travel Writer

Apr 20, 2014

Dani and Jess in Thailand

We are two women in the beginning of our thirties - working and traveling together around the world. Our schedule and location is completely flexible, making it easy for us to plan our itinerary around your travel needs. Jess is a writer which allows her to work remotely and gives us flexibility in our travel times. Dani is working as a freelance HR consultant – and works completely online ... continued


Former Airline Employee will care for your home, pets, and plants




Direct Sales

Apr 20, 2014


I am a healthy non-smoking single person, that would like to contribute to your peace of mind, by caring for your home while you are away. I am available for both short and long term arrangements. I look forward to hearing from you. ... continued


Responsible, Friendly Graphic Designer Would Love to Housesit & Care for Pets!




graphic designer

Apr 20, 2014

Me on the water

Hello! I am a twenty-nine year old, ivy league educated, graphic designer/photographer, and active traveler. I'd be grateful to be allowed to house sit for you and care for your pets/plants/place while you are away. I'd show my appreciation by doing the best possible job I could do, and no doubt you'll be pleased upon your return home. Professionally: I am a small business owner specia ... continued


Retired couple anxious to live short to medium term in multiple locations in US and Canada




Retired engineer, teacher

Apr 20, 2014


We are both retired professionals - Engineer, Teacher, Nurse. We have owned and maintained several homes, raised our family and look forward to experiencing varied lifestyles. We love animals, are non-smokers, and are active and healthy. We both have Criminal Background Certificates as required by our work, and we have references. Higgins is our six year old cockapoo who ... continued


Professional young adult who loves the outdoors and the arts willing to care for house and pets (Large or small).




Stage Manager

Apr 20, 2014


I am a non-smoking, cheerful, independent and responsible single person that would be the perfect candidate to mind your house, pets(both large and small) and gardens in your absence. I grew up on a large ranch in the mountains. I also have experience with pets that have special needs. I am looking to expand my horizons and travel while I am still young enough to enjoy i ... continued


Professional retired couple would love to care for your home and pets while you're away




Retired Engineer

Apr 20, 2014


I am an outgoing, energetic retiree who spent my career as an engineer in Project Management. In retirement, I own a Handyman business to keep busy and active. I also do a lot of volunteer work. My wife is a retired Professor of Nursing. We enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, and travel. My wife also enjoys gardening and volunteers for hospice. We are both nonsmo ... continued


Loving Care for Your Home & Pets




writer, consultant

May 1, 2014


Responsible mid-50s woman, experienced house/pet sitter with excellent references. I will care for your home as if it were my own. (I've owned several!) Happy to take care of plants, gardens, mail and daily household upkeep. I am quiet, respectful and low key - no need to worry about the neighbors! I love animals and am especially fond of cats, small dogs, and smaller animals. I have ... continued


Responsible, capable, mature, pet loving retiree wants to see the country and help you out too.




retired educator

Apr 20, 2014

Margaret-Got you covered

I am newly retired (from being a health educator) and am interested in experiencing life in different settings and locations before deciding where, ultimately, to relocate. I have maintained a beautiful home on twenty three acres of land for over thirty years, so know a thing or two about housekeeping, lawns and gardens, and coping with large renovations and small repairs. I c ... continued


Photographer Seeking Exposure





Apr 20, 2014

First Light: Working Photographer

I am a professional travel photographer seeking the opportunity to live simply in a wide variety of locations that will allow me the time to properly research and explore the image possibilities of a given area and to visit and revisit select locations under a variety of lighting and weather conditions. I/We leave a small footprint and are extremely respectful of the property of othe ... continued


Professional looking for housesit in California, Chicago area or Europe to write, save on rent and travel





May 25, 2014

Ariane in Idyllwild, CA

I am an independent, responsible, non-smoking, single woman looking to house sit to save on rent and to experience living in other cities and locations. I grew up in the northern suburbs of Chicago, and have family and friends there. I've been living in California for fourteen years working as a research scientist, lecturer, and educator. And now I'm looking for a change and to ... continued


Reliable, Experienced, Trustworthy, Mature, Animal-Loving Housesitting Couple!




Chief Editor

May 15, 2014

Housing in NC, spending quality time with Cooper

We are a healthy, mature, happy and responsible non-smoking couple who enjoy working with animals and growing our digital magazine we have together (Raw Food Magazine). Our magazine has help us become more able to house sit anywhere in the world while inspiring and educating others about health and wellness. We speak English and Spanish and are interested in beginning French classes. What w ... continued


Loving Sitters with 30 Years of Professional Home and Pet Care Experience!




Pet Trainer, Home Remodeling Contractor

Apr 20, 2014

Jen, Ron, Melia and Coal, a sweet pony (2006 photo)

ABOUT US: Hello, we're Jen and Ron. Jen is a pet care expert, animal behavior consultant, and dog trainer. Ron is a master plumbing and house remodeling contractor. Both of us have green thumbs. Between us we have your home and pet care needs covered! We are 49 years old, married for twenty-six years, with thirty years of homeownership, estate and pet care experience. We are as squ ... continued


Responsible, experienced and trustworthy professional couple available for House/Pet Sitting!




Professionals working remotely

Apr 20, 2014

Hiking in Puerto Rico

Experienced Swedish/New Zealand couple that would love to take great care of your house and, if any, pets while you're away! We are both active with a passion for outdoor activities and a healthy lifestyle. We work remotely so are very flexible with time and locations around the world. Currently house sitting in San Fransisco until April 2013. We will from then be available anywhere in Nor ... continued


Retired, responsible, non-smoking man who enjoys yard work and animals. Will take excellent care of your home.





Apr 20, 2014


I've vacationed extensively over the years, but was not long enough in one place to really explore it. I lived in six different states and England as I was advancing my career in computers. I enjoyed learning about each area we lived in and the surrounding towns and cities. I eventually retired at IBM as a manager, after working at Citicorp and Hertz Corp in management. I had one child and h ... continued


Family Caregiver later led to Housecleaners than House and Pet Sitting




Event Planner

Apr 20, 2014

Larry and Rosa O'Connell at Thanksgiving 2011

Some of our clients hired us to house/pet sit after the had hired us to do their house cleaning. I had been a Primary Caregiver to a family member prior to this but had paid and unpaid people assist me when I had to venture out. My wife is on a seperate career path now but has occasionally joined me, though only intermittantly. We've stayed at four homes of which many of them work for the ... continued


Looking Forward to Summer Sitting for YOU!!




Nurse Assistant

Apr 20, 2014


Hello! I am an explorer at heart. I'm looking for a long term place (two months) beginning this June. I love taking care of all kinds of animals. I'm a graduate of Biology, currently working at a hospital. I don't smoke or do drugs. I am a clean and organized person. My top favorite things are traveling, cooking and reading. I'm looking forward to this summer to have some time to re ... continued


Dependable, Clean and Flexible Empty-Nester




Teacher/Admin. Prof./Self-Employed

Apr 20, 2014


My children have grown and flown; my relatives are far flung. House sitting affords me the opportunity to visit their locations without wearing out my welcome by too much together time! I am a former teacher and administrative professional, currently taking a break from employment, which is a great benefit for flexibility in travel. I am very organized and responsible, and enjoy keeping ... continued


I raised my kids on the North Shore of Chicago and am looking to move west at the year's end.




Self- Employed

Apr 20, 2014

Just me.

I am a single woman who has raised my kids on the North Shore of Chicago and am planning to move to California by year's end. I plan on being in the Chicago area for work related reasons until then. I am very flexible and neat and will take great care of your home and/ or pets. The dates I am available are also flexible. I will be in Michigan at my cottage for the summer and can come back ... continued


Mature, responsible, flexible, financially independent, vegetarian couple with great references





Apr 20, 2014

Derek and Melissa: Springtime in North Florida

We are a professional couple with flawless references and sterling reputations. Derek, 61, is best known for his work as a writer and editor with several of the largest newspapers and magazines in the United States. Melissa, 59, is an herbalist and business manager with notable experience with not-for-profits. We will look after your home in a remarkably careful and responsible way, a ... continued


Responsible artist with pet experience will care for your home and loved ones




computer graphic art

Apr 20, 2014


I'm a middle aged woman with experience owning and caring for dogs, cats, chickens, and gardens. Wishing to both visit friends/places I've lived before and check out new areas for a possible move. Am open to housesitting for varying lengths of time from a few days if in northern California to a couple of weeks or months in Seattle, Portland, Arizona, or Chicago. I enjoy the arts and nature, ... continued


Responsible, Dependable, Trustworthy and Respectable




Internet Marketer

Apr 20, 2014

Eric 2013

I understand what it is like to have a home that you treasure and are concerned about. I am here to put your mind at ease that you are in good hands. I love taking care of the day-to-day responsibilities. I will treat your home like I would my own. If you have pets, I love animals and would treat them like they were my own. I will take them on walks, runs, etc. I enjoy living in d ... continued


Remote working professional available for long house sitting periods




Director-Benefits Administration

Apr 20, 2014


I am a very professional Director of Benefits administration who can house and take care of pets. The longer the house sitting period the better. Extremely reliable and dependable with no drama. ... continued


Responsible, reliable, clean and caring house sitter




Tour guide

Apr 20, 2014


I'm a very responsible person and will take very good care of your house, plants and pets (if there are any). I am originally from the Chicago area (Lincolnshire) but have lived in Spain for the last years! I first taught English there for about years and then became a tour guide because I love to show people around Spain. My site is .tourguideinspain I just married a Spanish guy tw ... continued


Responsible traveler will take amazing care of your home and furry friend(s).





Apr 20, 2014


I am a bubbly, outgoing, friendly girl who loves to travel, meet new people and help others (both people and animals) whenever I can! I would be a great house sitter because I have done it before. I have looked after both dogs and a cat as well as managed things around the house such as upkeep and mail when the owners were away. I can offer you peace of mind knowing that things are running smoo ... continued


Experienced pet-sitter looking for an inspiring retreat to write my first book





Apr 20, 2014


I'm a writer looking for a break from this damn Chicago cold to focus on my book. Mathematicians lie - "zero" is not a number and should not be recognized as a suitable temperature for any place where people must live. I love traveling and meeting new people. I have more than 10 years of house-sitting experience and will care for your home as if it were my own. No, as if it were my Mom's. ... continued


Mature, responsible professional with twenty five years of house sitting experience wants to take care of your home.




Professional with an online education company

May 14, 2014

Profile Photo

As a work-at-home professional in the online transformative education industry, I enjoy the perfect life circumstances that allow me to meticulously care for your home and lovingly attend to your pets while you are away. My house-sitting career began back in 1988, when I was asked to reside in a home that a couple had inherited and had put on the market for sale. They wanted someone to be av ... continued


Responsible, experienced house/dog sitter.




Writer, organizer

May 1, 2014


I am a single woman with over 12 years of home exchange and house/pet sitting experience. I love to travel and have the freedom and flexibility to do so. I’ll go almost anywhere! I love animals and I have an easy and comfortable relationship with them. I have cared for some dogs for years and I love them to bits. I am known as Aunty Sue. I am a clean, organized person and you’ll always fin ... continued


Mature and responsible property manager between assignments




Property Manager

Mar 10, 2014


I am a mature, independent and responsible single person that would be the perfect candidate to mind your house, pets and gardens in your absence. I have owned and managed property so I have an appreciation for the proper care of real estate. Given the appropriate tools I can also perform minor repairs and maintenance. References available upon request. ... continued

Upbeat, engaging, well-travelled professional…



Design Professional

Apr 1, 2014


Hello! I’m a highly responsible, personable, hardworking design professional available to take excellent care of your home or property for longer periods of time. Reliable, clean, quick-thinking and organized —an ideal candidate for property management as well. I’m an animal lover, a people person and appreciate beautiful surroundings –which means I will take exceptional care of yours. Ha ... continued

Summer house sitter available for place in Chicago



healthcare professional

Jun 1, 2014


Hello, As a fellow homeowner, I understand the implications and value of owning a home, and of opening it up to a mere stranger! I would treat your home like I do my own - you can rest assured things will be well-tended and looked after. I am open to all sorts of accommodations, including "mother-in-law" cottages. Ideally, it is on the quiet side and either in the city itself or on the no ... continued

friendly and trusty




Apr 1, 2014


I'm going to spend - month in Chicago and lookiing for please to leave. I'll be learning English. ... continued

Extremely honest and mature mom who is real and cares about the world animals, people, etc.



home mommy

Apr 12, 2014


You made the right choice with me. I am dependable, honest and clean. I love and have watched homes before and animals. I would keep your place exactly by your rules and I believe I would be highly recommended I'm always smiling and happy and animals have a great connection with me. I volunteered with wildlife also. No need to search further. Thank you. ... continued

Student looking to help others out




Mar 18, 2014


I am a responsible, respectful and caring person who is willing to help others out. ... continued

Trusting and caring house sitter here!!



Network Technician

Apr 4, 2014


I take pride in taking care of myself and my family and would do the same for your home. Hope to speak with you soon. : ) ... continued

Responsible house sitter




Apr 16, 2014


I am able to house sit, water plants, care for pets while you are away on vacation. ... continued



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