Who we are: We live in a private community just southwest of Denver, Colorado, USA, where the prairie meets the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Growing up in military families (USAF), we lived in Western and upper Midwestern states, as well as Japan and Germany. We met in high school over 40 years ago.
We welcome the opportunity to care for your pets, home, and plants. We're clean and prefer clean homes. We're non-smokers, tidy, and gentle.
Our Hobbies: Reading, birding, hiking, cycling, skiing, snowshoeing, cooking, scratch bread baking, yoga, and stock index futures trading (wireless internet service is pretty important).
Sitting Experience: Multiple Housecarers engagements (USA, Canada); informal house- and cat-sit engagements for friends over the years.
Travel Experience: (business or pleasure): Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, England, Equador, France, Galápagos, Germany, Guam, Hawaii, Honduras, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Kuala Lumpur, Macau, Mexico, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand.
References: Access references via the REFERENCES link on our profile page.
Police/Background Checks: Two available on request: 1) State of Colorado and 2) Douglas County, Colorado, Sheriff's department.
Feline Care Skills: We've cared for cats for over 50 years, including one requiring daily insulin injections.
Plant Care Skills: We've cared for patio gardens, vegetable gardens, and indoor plants with varied watering requirements.
Next: We're available to meet in person (local coffee shop or cafe?)... or by phone, S k y p e, or FaceTime.