Jill & Bernie

Respectful, experienced house and pet sitters available for short sits

Victoria, BC, Canada

Reviews (4)

Philippa

Jill and Bernie could not have been nicer or better house sitters. They went above and beyond looking after our lucky dog and our home. Our dog had so many

Vancouver, BC, Canada · 13 Jun - 18 Jun 2019
Jennifer

I've liked all our house sitters so far, but Jill and Bernie are my favourites of all! I can tell Farley had a wonderful time because he sat around this

Comox, BC, Canada · 18 Mar - 26 Mar 2019
Warwick

Jill and Bernie were excellent housesitters. They left our house extremely clean and tidy. Sheets and towels were laundered and back in their places. They

    Calgary, AB, Canada · 04 Feb - 27 Feb 2019
    Sue

    Jill and Bernie came to our home in advance of the sitting dates to meet our dogs and have a brief meeting before the actual trip. They were lovely

    Victoria, BC, Canada · 06 Apr - 09 Apr 2018

    References (3)

    Beth

    Jill and Bernie have stayed in my home and taken care of my cat, Juno, on numerous occasions. Juno is always happy to see them and when I return from

    House & pet sitting reference · 13 March 2018

    About

    Hello! We are a retired (teaching and oil industry) but very active couple, keen on hiking, (and walk at least 5k most days) , biking, travelling, mushrooming, gardening, our cabin, and our family, including 4 wonderful grandkids. Bernie

    Why we want to house sit

    We have always had pets in our family...dogs, cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, and the grandkids even have a grumpy hedgehog and an awesome bearded dragon. We would love to have a dog or cat, but our current lifestyle makes it impossible, so

    Our experience

    From 2011 to 2017, we housesat and travelled between sits, making new animal and human friends, mainly in BC. Our longest housesit was 2 years. We spent 4 months with Sproutie who was the greatest little lapdog ever and we spent two winters

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Small pets

    Availability

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

    Preferred countries

    • Canada

    Profile details

    Age
    Jill 65+ and Bernie 65+
    Occupation
    Teacher and Oil industry
    Travelling
    With a partner