Janet & Dave

Mature couple offers caring reliability.

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Reviews (6)


Janet and Dave were wonderful dog and house sitters for us. Communication was easy and good. They quickly learned the ropes and had no problems when we were

Vancouver, BC, Canada · 04 Jan - 13 Jan 2019
Wil and Barb

Janet and Dave looked after our dog, Finnigan, and our house for 10 days in November 2018. Janet sent us updates during their stay to let us know that all

North Saanich, BC, Canada · 08 Nov - 18 Nov 2018

Janet and Dave looked after our home and dog for 2 1/2 weeks in August. Our dog was happy and well looked after with lots of long walks. We arrived home to a

North West London, United Kingdom · 16 Aug - 02 Sep 2018

Janet and Dave took excellent care of our two dogs while we were away for the weekend. They were always prompt with responses and left everything perfectly

Victoria, BC, Canada · 15 Jun - 17 Jun 2018

Came home to a HAPPY Jasper, which of course means he's been well looked after. They dubbed him His Majesty, which lol is a perfect fit. Janet kept me up

Cultus Lake, BC, Canada · 21 Jan - 27 Jan 2018

References (2)


It is my pleasure to recommend Janet and Dave. They have been neighbours and friends for over 15 years in a close knit community, and they have shown

House & pet sitting reference · 29 October 2017


We live in an apartment in North Burnaby, close to the very beautiful city of Vancouver Canada. We love city life: art galleries, music events and restaurants. But we also enjoy visiting the countryside, as we both grew up in small towns

Why we want to house sit

Now that we’re mostly retired, we are keen to travel. We like the idea of staying in a home rather than a hotel and exploring local attractions rather than constantly on the move. We have made a hobby of staying at Bed and Breakfast places

Our experience

We live in a cohousing community and frequently look after neighbors’ cats and dogs. Dave grew up on a farm with farm animals and Janet grew up with cats and dogs as house pets. We have had several cats since 1982.

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Livestock


October 2019
November 2019
  • 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

Janet 65+
Librarian and Letter Carrier
With a partner