Karen & Peter

Full Time Travellers and House/Pet Sitters

Calgary, AB, Canada
14 Reviews

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Reviews (14)

Marc & Johanna

Karen and Peter were the perfect housesitters, there's no other word for it. They were super easy to deal with in the lead up to the sit. It was hassle free

El Retiro, Colombia · 19 Sep - 01 Oct 2019

Peter and Karen were wonderful housesitters. We felt completely confident in their ability to look after our home and pets which allowed us to travel

Shanghai, China · 19 Apr - 28 Apr 2019

Thanks for taking care of our dogs. They were happy and our house was well taken care of. Would have been great to see more updates or photos/videos of the

Singapore, Singapore · 21 Mar - 31 Mar 2019

Karen and Peter did an amazing job looking after our home and dog Sophie. She was very happy to stay with them and was also obviously very attached to them

Glenelg, SA, Australia · 18 Oct - 08 Nov 2018

Karen and Pete looked after our menagerie of 29 parrots, 1 dog, 7 goldfish and a rather large garden which can get messy if left unattended for a 11 week

Perth, WA, Australia · 23 May - 12 Aug 2018

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Karen and Peter housesat (and, more importantly, took care of our dog and cat) for about a week. They were excellent and we have talked about their

House & pet sitting reference · 22 July 2014


We are a retired couple who are travelling around the world in search of a little slice of paradise. Peter was a Canadian Police officer and I was an insurance adjuster. We were able to retire early and our plan is to travel the world for

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel and experience life as a local, not a tourist and house sitting gives us this opportunity.

 We love to immerse ourselves in the local culture of new and exciting places around the world. We feel house sitting is a great

Our experience

From our collective life experiences, thus far, we both have a high capacity for resolving challenges and unforeseen circumstances. The level of maturity and security that we bring with us can only benefit the homeowner and the community

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds


April 2020
May 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belize
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia

Profile details

Karen 55 and Peter 56
Retired and Retired
With a partner