Janet & Merrill

Reliable middle aged home and pet sitter

St. John's, NL, Canada

Reviews (6)

John

Janet did a magnificent job, even coming out & rescuing us when we broke down on the way to the airport. Janet was calm , collected & organised. The dogs &

Pouzols-Minervois, France · 04 Mar - 14 Mar 2019
Leslie

Janet managed very well on her own looking after our menagerie during our absence. She listened carefully to instructions and quickly picked up the daily

Melle, France · 10 Feb - 03 Mar 2019
peter

Perfect house and pet sitter ,just what you need.

Granville, France · 02 Feb - 07 Feb 2019
Matt

We were slightly skeptical about using Trusted House Sitter for the first time for our trip in December, but we needn't have been. We truly struck gold when

Bampton, United Kingdom · 20 Dec 2018 - 09 Jan 2019
Peter

Janet moved in and coped brilliantly with the 9 ponies for the weekend. We came back to a very tidy house, it was extremely relaxing going away knowing the

Haddington, United Kingdom · 13 Dec - 17 Dec 2018

References (4)

Laura

I have know Janet Russell for 20 years at a personal and professional level. I could not recommend a better person for this situation. Janet is a completely

House & pet sitting reference · 17 February 2018

About

Janet has a varied background in biology, writing (children's book author), audio production (radio and audiobooks), the non-profit sector (research and radio documentary making), and renovation (special interest in Passive House approach)

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel and experience other places from a non-tourist perspective. We are semi-retired and retired and see house sitting as a wonderful way to sample the world, other lifestyles and a variety of other species along the way

Our experience

We are both long-time home and property owners that have experience managing and renovating properties in Newfoundland. Janet grew up with a dog, cats and ponies and until recently always lived with a dog. Janet's background is in seabird

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Andorra
  • Argentina
  • Belgium
  • Bolivia
  • Canada
  • Chile

Profile details

Age
Janet 58 and Merrill 65+
Occupation
audiobook producer and Property Manager
Travelling
With a partner