Dan & Carolyn

Canadian retiree and wife; looking to escape Canadian Winters

Halifax, NS, Canada

Reviews (4)

Jacky

Carolyn and Dan sat for us for nearly 3 weeks in March. We cannot fault them. The dogs were well loved and cared for and they even sat 2 extra dogs that

Bassoues, France · 07 Mar - 27 Mar 2019
Justin

OMG. What can we say!! If you are lucky enough to have Dan and Carolyn come to your home as sitters then you are blessed indeed. Carolyn is Mary Poppins come

Monchique, Portugal · 30 Jan - 05 Mar 2019
Anne

Dan and Carolyn were excellent house and cat sitters. My cat Rafiki was very comfortable with them and was confused when I got back that there were now two

Santa Cruz, CA, US · 21 Jan - 22 Mar 2018
Tanya

Dan and Carolyn were brilliant housesitters and we were very thankful they applied to sit for us, they were just what we were looking for. During our absence

    Palmerston North, New Zealand · 02 Feb - 02 Apr 2017

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    Kelsey

    Dan and Carolyn are my mother and father (biases on the table = ) but I can honestly think of no two better people to look after someone’s home and pets

    Character reference · 28 December 2016

    About

    We are a husband and wife team, he, just turned 70; she, late 50's, both in excellent health and retired. We are homeowners, financially comfortable and totally flexible. We've completed four very positive housesits in the last four years

    Why we want to house sit

    We see this as an opportunity to learn more about our world while living in a "community-based" home environment. The travel is also intended to provide an affordable and productive escape from part of the winter here in Canada. We

    Our experience

    We house-sat in California in the winter of 2015, in North Carolina in 2016, the North Island of New Zealand from February to mid April of 2017 and a second location in California in January through March of 2018. We are eager to live in

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats

    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

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

    Profile details

    Age
    Dan 65+ and Carolyn 60
    Occupation
    Educational Administrator and Nursery School Teacher
    Travelling
    With a partner