Rick & Karen

Retired Canadian couple who love travelling and also love animals of all kinds.

Embrun, ON, Canada
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Reviews (8)

Alessandra
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Our experience with Karen and Rick was excellent! They are very good persons, so respectful and positive, they took great care of our furry family and our

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Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico · 13 Apr - 23 Apr 2019
Kim
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Rick and Karen recently came to look after our home and dog for 3 weeks, and we couldn't have wished for a better first experience of Trusted Housesitters

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Wadebridge, United Kingdom · 10 Sep - 03 Oct 2018
Gill
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Well, weren't we the lucky ones! This was our first experience with Trusted House sitters and we weren't disappointed. Rick and Karen were lovely

  • dog
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom · 14 Aug - 05 Sep 2018
Robin
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Rick and Karen were very personable and fit right into our home and community. They did a great job of maintaining our property and taking care of our dog

  • dog
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Upper New Cornwall, NS, Canada · 01 Jul - 31 Jul 2018
Susan
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This is the second time Rick and Karen have spent looking after our dogs, chickens, house and grounds. They are such a wonderful couple who have made going

  • dog
  • poultry
Santa Cruz, Costa Rica · 20 Jan - 27 Mar 2018

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Marlene
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I have known Rick and Karen for over five years. They are a very responsible couple and have maintained a beautiful home and garden outside of Goderich

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About

My name is Rick and I am a 63 year old retired Canadian. My wife, Karen, is 61 and retired also. We both served in the Canadian Armed Forces (23 yrs for me and 10 yrs for my wife) After that we drove transport trucks across North

Why we want to house sit

My wife and I are heading to Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Mexico for the "winter"...Oct-May 2019. Been travelling off and on for 2 years, having decided to try a roving retirement. We are open to new experiences and need to keep

Our experience

We are mature, responsible people with references from our past long term employer. We also each have Canadian Criminal Checks done to prove we have no records. In our pasts, my wife and I have been homeowners and owned dogs, cats

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

June 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
Rick 63 and Karen 61
Occupation
retired and retired
Travelling
With a partner