Alba & Michael

Prof Couple on Sabbatical

Vancouver, BC, Canada
26 Reviews2 References

Reviews (26)

Barbara

Alba and Mike have become part of the family. I had a good time away and they spent a lovely Christmas with my cats and hens in France. They were happy to

Clermont-l’Hérault, France · 14 Dec - 29 Dec 2019
Ann

Alba was great to meet and share time with - before our trip away . The animals and house appreciated the thought and care Alba showed. I hope to meet Alba

Monflanquin, France · 09 Dec - 15 Dec 2019
Lewis

Alba and Mike were the perfect way to start our time with Trusted Housesitters! Having never done it before we understandably had lots of questions but Alba

Marseille 06, France · 28 Nov - 06 Dec 2019
Jenny

Alba and Mike looked after our house and dog while we were on a short break to the UK. They managed to navigate their way to our small village with no

Lourmarin, France · 23 Nov - 29 Nov 2019
Özlem

Thank you Alba and Mike! It was a pleasure to have you as TrustedHousesitters at our home. We had very good feeling while being away and found our cats

Frankfurt am Main, Germany · 25 Oct - 03 Nov 2019

References (2)

Kelly

I have known and worked with Alba for over 11 years. She has been a good team player and also become a good friend. I also know her husband Mike and their

Employment reference · 08 August 2015

About

We are tidy, responsible, self-reliant and experienced long-time home owners, so we know how to deal with any surprises that might come up. We know you want peace of mind to enjoy your trip and of course we would alert you about anything

Why we want to house sit

We went on a work sabbatical from October 2015 until March 2016. Our three kids graduated university and we decided this was our "window" of opportunity before the weddings, grand kids, or limitations started dictating our plans. In the

Our experience

We have used house sitters ourselves (our house is one of the pix in our profile!) so we know what a good house sitter should do. We've now done 10 house sits in British Columbia, Spain, Ireland, the UK, and France. We're happy that most

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Italy

Profile details

Age
Alba 65+ and Michael 57
Occupation
High Tech Consultant and High Tech Consultant
Travelling
With a partner