Mary & Jeff

Two Recently Retired Canadian Teachers Ready to Care for Your Pets and Home

Guelph, ON, Canada
13 Reviews

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Reviews (13)


We were happy to be able to meet Mary and Jeff before leaving on our trip (Jeff even took Christopher to the airport); they are delightful people! They were

Ann Arbor, MI, US · 02 Mar - 15 Mar 2020
Elaine & Mike

May and Jeff were the perfect house and pet sitters. They are warm, friendly, interesting, and caring. They bonded instantly with our puppy and got him to

New Orleans, LA, US · 23 Dec - 29 Dec 2019

Having Mary and Jeff stay at my home was the best! They are totally awesome people and the dogs were immediately pretty relaxed. Communication was effortless

Hailey, ID, US · 01 Jul - 17 Jul 2019

It was such a joy meeting Mary and Jeff! We immediately felt at ease about them watching our three dogs for a long weekend. Mary reviewed our home guide

Madison, WI, US · 20 Jun - 25 Jun 2019

Mary and Jeff were absolutely perfect house sitters...responsible, caring, neat and very good communicators. My two cats were loved and well cared for and

Lake Mary, FL, US · 28 Mar - 03 Apr 2019

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Mary and Jeff are amazing house sitters. Your place will guaranteed be left cleaner and than they they find it. They are reliable and super responsible folks

House & pet sitting reference · 30 December 2017


In June 2017, we retired from 30 year careers as high school teachers in Canada. We are vehement nonsmokers and enthusiastic walkers and cyclists. Jeff is an excellent cleaner and I take instruction well. At 56, we like to think of

Why we want to house sit

When we started, we wanted to house and petsit because of the travel opportunities it provides. Now that we have a few years of experience in the field, we are excited about continuing because we have so enjoyed getting to know people in

Our experience

We have had a great start to our careers as international petsitters! As recently retired teachers, we are pleased not only to be able to travel, but also to live like locals. So far we have successfully sat dogs, cats, chickens and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry


October 2021
November 2021
  • 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

Mary 59 and Jeff 59
Teacher and Teacher
With a partner