Katharine & Nick

International teaching couple (a secondary principal and a middle school teacher)

Sapporo, Japan

Reviews (2)

Sarah & Giovanni

Kate and Nick were home for two weeks. From the beginning, communication was easy, Kate speaks several languages, which makes things easier... And our

Montappone, Italy · 24 Jul - 12 Aug 2019
Ruth

Nick came to mind Lola over the Christmas period while we were in Dublin and looked after Lola perfectly including taking complete control when she had a

Lissieu, France · 22 Dec - 28 Dec 2017

References (3)

Brooke

Kate is responsible, trustworthy, and courteous. She follows through with commitments made, she communicates clearly, and she is one of the most reliable and

House & pet sitting reference · 13 November 2016

About

We are a couple in our early 60s, with the maturity, practical skills, life experience, and zest for life that leads us to interesting places where we love to interact with nature, architecture, the arts, not to mention the creatures with

Why we want to house sit

After years of travelling and living all around the world, we have moved on from the hotel and restaurant scenario; we love to live like locals and do not need to constant stimulation of sightseeing.

Our experience

Nick and I are international school teachers, currently working in Sapporo, Japan, after 12 years of teaching around the world. Pet owners all our lives, apart from now, we have done about 6 house sits, mainly in Australia and New Zealand

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
Katharine 65+ and Nick 64
Occupation
Teacher and dormitory manager and Secondary teacher
Travelling
With a partner