Christine & Mirek

We are both long-time homeowners, now retired and empty-nesters seeking house sitting

Ottawa, ON, Canada

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Kari
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Christine was an excellent house/pet sitter. She fed my animals and watered my plants like asked. She sent me photos of my cat while I was away and updated

  • cat
  • fish
Burbank, CA, US · 06 Jul - 13 Jul 2019
pauline
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Both Christine and her husband Mirek stayed in my home while was away for 3 weeks, minding the house and most importantly, my senior cat Marmaduke and my

  • dog
  • cat
London, ON, Canada · 11 May - 01 Jun 2019
Linda
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Christine is a friendly, intelligent and responsible house and pet sitter. She was especially attentive and kind to my cat Jazz who appreciated the care and

  • cat
Ottawa, ON, Canada · 23 Apr - 29 Apr 2019

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Clay B
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"Christine and Mirek were our neighbours in Montreal for over 12 years and were a huge help to us whenever we travelled. They were always there to check in

House & pet sitting reference · 23 July 2018

About

Christine was a high school teacher for 33 years and Mirek worked for an airline for 25 years. We moved to Ottawa recently after almost 40 years in Montreal and New York. We're both very experienced in home maintenance and pet care, having

Why we want to house sit

We are empty-nesters in the respect that we no longer have a child or a pet at home. Our cat passed away in January 2018 at the age of 23. My daughter and I adopted him when he was weaned from his mother. The runt of the litter, he was

Our experience

We have both been homeowners (separately) since the late 1970's. Mine was a house built in 1903, his was a 1950's cottage. Between us we have dealt with every homeowner's problem and we have learned many solutions. I have had a cat (or two

Pet care experience

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  • catCats

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • France
  • Italy
  • New Zealand
  • Spain

Profile details

Age
Christine 65+ and Mirek 65+
Occupation
Former Educator and Former Airlines Employee
Travelling
With a partner