Marlene & Alex

An energetic, experienced couple who love animals and plants

Victoria, BC, Canada
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Reviews (1)

Darren
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We could not have asked for better sitters. Bentley was calm and relaxed when we arrived home. Our house was kept very well and was very clean when we

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Edmonton, AB, Canada · 07 Sep - 23 Sep 2018

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Megan
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I love Marlene and Alex! Marlene and Alex have stayed at my house in Arequipa, Peru to look after my pets on numerous occasions. My dogs are not the easiest

House & pet sitting reference · 26 June 2018

About

We love pets and plants! We are both semi retired school teachers; we still do substitute or emergency placements overseas. Alex was formerly a software engineer before we started teaching overseas together. We have two grown children

Why we want to house sit

We want to house sit because we enjoy being in "a home" while traveling. We like to feel the soul of a place as much or more than just visiting the attractions as a tourist.

Our experience

While we were growing up, our families both had pets. We raised two cats for 18 years in our family home with two children. Over the past ten years, we have been living and working overseas in many countries. During this time we have house

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Marlene 65+ and Alex 65+
Occupation
a teacher - reading specialist and software engineer/teacher
Travelling
With a partner