Our home is a short walk to Lake Ontario and nearby parks. We are on a bus route or about 5 minutes drive to downtown or 40 minute walk. We need a responsible, clean, mature, nonsmoker single or couple. Must be a dog lover and be prepared to walk our poodle/bichon mix 3-4 times a day. He is 6 years old, lively and affectionate. We are on a bus route or about 5 minutes drive to downtown or 40 minute walk. Our city house is in great shape but little problems do arise so some experience with household management is needed. There WILL be snow! Good communication is essential before and during housesit. We're one block from a seniors' centre (age 50+) with lots of activities. Also: YMCA and library nearby. We require references and prefer sitters who we can meet prior to our departure - if possible.