Alan & Maureen

Retirees With Extensive House Sitting Experience

Ottawa, ON, Canada

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Heather
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Alan and Maureen were wonderful house and pet sitters over our five day away. They communicated well with us when necessary and left our pets happy and our

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Toronto, ON, Canada · 19 Mar - 23 Mar 2019
Barbara
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Getting to know Alan and Maureen was a real pleasure. We communicated well before the visit and met in person the day before I left so had an opportunity to

  • cat
Ajax, ON, Canada · 18 Feb - 24 Feb 2019
IOANA
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We were extremely happy with the way Alan and Maureen cared for our home and our pet. It would be a pleasure to have them sit for us again.

  • dog
Caledon Village, ON, Canada · 22 Jan - 27 Jan 2019
Simon
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Alan and Maureen were excellent housesitters and cared wonderfully for our dog and cat while we were away. We came home to a clean house and happy pets!

  • dog
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Toronto, ON, Canada · 05 Oct - 14 Oct 2018

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Corinne
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Alan and Maureen were the perfect housesitters. They took great care of our home; when we returned the house was clean, tidy and welcoming. Alan and

House & pet sitting reference · 08 September 2018

About

We are retired Canadian Federal Public Servants with government security clearances who have lived and worked in eight countries during our careers. Alan worked mainly in international development and Maureen in office administration. Alan

Why we want to house sit

A few years ago we moved with our elderly cat, Moka, from our family home to a condominium apartment. We soon found that the lifestyle is not conducive to keeping pets, so now we indulge our love of animals when we travel. With one of our

Our experience

Since 2007, we have been members of Homelink, an international home exchange organization which has been in business for 65 years. A home exchange requires complete trust, mutual respect and care for each other’s homes and pets - these are

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • France

Profile details

Age
Alan 65+ and Maureen 65+
Occupation
Retirement Travel Coodinator and Retirement Social Coordinator
Travelling
With a partner