Gill & Ian

Gill and Ian... caring, curious, handy, traveling homeowners looking for new fur friends

Ottawa, ON, Canada
10 Reviews

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Reviews (10)


It was a pleasure to have Gill and Ian look after my 3 cats . My cats were very happy and relaxed when I got home. It was not easy to give them all

Chiang Mai, Thailand · 24 Feb - 02 Mar 2020

Gill and Ian were exceptional pet sitters! Although we didn't get to meet in person before my departure, communication went very smoothly and they asked all

Samut Prakan, Thailand · 24 Jan - 01 Feb 2020

Where to begin? Gill and Ian are simply the best house & pet sitters ever imaginable. Our house was left immaculate and our cats in good health. While we

Boulder, CO, US · 17 Dec - 30 Dec 2019
Karen and Dave

It was very reassuring to leave Sadie with Gill and Ian for a 2 1/2 week trip this time. This was their 3rd time taking care of our home and lab - and Sadie

Brockville, ON, Canada · 14 Nov - 03 Dec 2019
Karen and Dave

This was a repeat stay for Gill and Ian; our lab was very happy to have them return - as were we! Our home was spotless and we were left a delicious loaf of

Brockville, ON, Canada · 25 Oct - 27 Oct 2019

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Gill is a big animal lover and very good with pets. She has helped me take care of my dogs and taken numerous walks with my dogs. She has also offered

Character reference · 29 November 2017


Nothing eclipses our curiosity! We're Gill and Ian; active, semi-retired and currently renovating our 1840's home in Ontario, Canada. A task requiring self-imposed breaks, we're available for short or longterm sits, solo or as a couple

Why we want to house sit

We've been pet-free for a few years. Growing up in families with a revolving door of cats, dogs and fish we continued the tradition with our own children until our move from the US to Japan. As sailors, our travel remains a bit tricky for

Our experience

A consulting engineer and a retired property manager make for a reliable team to care for your property. We're both lovers of nature and creatures and invite and protect all that visit our 100-acre property in Ontario. We've grown up with

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats


September 2020
October 2020
  • 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

Gill 57
owner, Thai sterling import jewelry and Self employed
With a partner